Taking as its starting point the extensive ethnographic collections of the Weltkulturen Museum, Trading Style constitutes an unprecedented dialogue between the past and future worlds of fashion. It juxtaposes archive photos, historic artifacts and objects with prototypes for new collections from A Kind of Guise, Buki Akib, Cassette Playa and P.A.M.
Behind nearly every item in the modern male wardrobe is a "first of its kind"the definitive item, often designed for specialist use, on which all subsequent versions have been based. Icons of Men's Style examines, garment by garment, the most important and famous of these productstheir provenance and history, the stories of their design, the brand/company that started it all, and how the item shaped the way men dress today.
Have you ever dreamed of having your own red carpet moment? Or wondered how to emulate the effortlessly chic style of the most photographed trendsetters? Or wished you could master the art of all things glamorous? In STYLE A TO ZOE, Hollywood 's hottest celebrity stylist, Rachel Zoe, shares her insider tips in this essential guide to the art of a fashionable, behind-the velvet-rope lifestyle. With an eye toward living the luxe life, even if it's on a dime, Zoe zeroes in on the must-have accessories and
Tracing the evolution of fashion — from the early draped fabrics of ancient times to the catwalk couture of today — Fashion: The Definitive History of Costume and Style is a stunningly illustrated guide to more than three thousand years of shifting trends and innovative developments in the world of clothing. Containing everything you need to know about changing fashion and style — from ancient Egyptian dress to Space Age Fashion and Grunge — and information on icons like Marie Antoinette, Clara Bow,
Rich with inspirational photography and design advice, The Sunset Design Guide series brings together a talented panel of today's top design and building professionals. New Cottage Style: A Sunset Design Guide offers an updated take on the well-loved design genre of cottage decorating. New Cottage Style offers not only inspirational photography, but also expert design advice on how readers can create these inspiring looks in their own homes. Helping readers identify new styles and looks to fit their
Want to throw an A-list party without spending heaps of time and money? "In Style: Parties", the complete guide to easy, elegant entertaining, is the one-stop guide to making every event stylish and personal, and it proves once and for all that entertaining at home can be easy, fabulous, and fun. Organized in three sections, the book includes: the basics of party preparation, including what to serve and how to create the perfect atmosphere; complete party guides for every occasion, from dinner parties for 8
Brand from Rochas. Eau Sensuelle Coffret: 1x Eau De Toilette Spray 100ml/3.3oz 1x Sensual Body Lotion 150ml/5oz Ideal both for personal use and as a gift Pack Size - 2pcs
If you love rummaging through markets, or can't pass an antique shop without popping in, Bazaar Style is for you. Discover an exciting world of creative decorating that will make you feel comfortably at home in every room. Stylist Selina Lake and interiors writer Joanna Simmons show you real homes furnished with intriguing pieces from different eras and cultures, which mix and match colours, patterns and designs. The look is so achievable because anything goes! Simply take the things you love and create a
An exceptional text for undergraduate and graduate music students, Modal Counterpoint, Renaissance Style uses a wide variety of carefully graded exercises to present guidelines for writing and analyzing 16th-century music. The only species counterpoint text that draws directly on Renaissance treatises, it provides a conceptual framework to guide students through composition and analysis as it teaches them general structural principles. With stylistically diverse examples including not only motets and mass
Cook delicious and authentic homemade dishes with this easy-to-use Filipino cookbook. Filipino food is one of the least well-known of all Southeast Asian cuisines. Strongly influenced by the historical presence of the Spaniards, Chinese and Americans, it lacks the singular national identity that characterizes the food of other nations. Yet it is precisely that indefinable quality, this veil of mystery surrounding it, that makes Filipino food such an interesting and delicious discovery. Filipino Homestyle
Brand from Hugo Boss. Hugo Coffret: 1x Eau De Toilette Spray 150ml/5oz 1x After Shave Balm 75ml/2.5oz 1x Shower Gel 50ml/1.6oz Ideal both for personal use and as a gift Pack Size - 3pcs
Swiss graphic design and the Swiss Style” are crucial elements in the history of modernism. During the 1920s and ’30s, skills traditionally associated with Swiss industry, particularly pharmaceuticals and mechanical engineering, were matched by those of the country’s graphic designers, who produced their advertising and technical literature. These pioneering graphic artists saw design as part of industrial production and searched for anonymous, objective visual communication. They chose photographic images
Style refers to ways of speaking - how speakers use the resource of language variation to make meaning in social encounters. This 2007 book develops a coherent theoretical approach to style in sociolinguistics, illustrated with copious examples. It explains how speakers project different social identities and create different social relationships through their style choices, and how speech-style and social context inter-relate. Style therefore refers to the wide range of strategic actions and performances
Instant answers for composing perfect prose Providing quick and succinct solutions to the most common writing problems, this perfect companion to the How to Say It® series gives readers all the information they need to write powerful and persuasive prose. The book begins with a brief introductory chapter covering 18 rules every writer must know, from organizing your thoughts and finding the best word for the purpose at hand, to being consistent and the importance of revising and rewriting. It then offers an
Exploring style in a global culture In A Rhetoric of Style, Barry Brummett illustrates how style is increasingly a global system of communication as people around the world understand what it means to dress a certain way, to dance a certain way, to decorate a certain way, to speak a certain way. He locates style at the heart of popular culture and asserts that it is the basis for social life and politics in the twenty-first century. Brummett sees style as a system of signification grounded largely in image,
Japanese Street Style by Pat Lyttle is the first book to showcase innovative and cutting-edge fashions from Tokyo, one of the strongest and fastest-growing style capitals in the world. Tapping into Japan’s rich culture, its fashion scene is an exciting blend of traditional dress and innovative modernity. The book features stunning one-of-a-kind photographs of all the major fashion tribes, from Gothic Lolita and Harajuku to Dolly Kei, Ganguro, and Kigurumi to the popularity of the furry tail. Inspiring and
"The Elements of Style" is one of the definitive texts on all elements of English language style, usage, and composition. Strunk covers such topics as "elementary Rules of Usage," "Elementary Principles of Composition," "A Few Matters of Form," "Words and Expressions Commonly Misused," and "Words Often Misspelled."
Gone was the corset; in was the right to bare arms and legs. The Roaring Twenties was a time of emancipation for women—and their fabulous clothes reflected that newfound freedom. 1920s Style captures this amazing turning point in fashion. An invaluable reference and a visual cornucopia of times past, it explores major designers and couture houses, technical achievements in textiles, and cultural influences. Illustrated with historical fashion photographs, colorful drawings and advertisements, and specially
This, the 30th edition of the "United States Government Printing Office Style Manual", is the first revision to this authoritative style manual since 2002. The "GPO Style Manual, as it is popularly known, is issued under the authority of section 1105 of Title 44 U.S.C., which requires the Public Printer, as head of the GPO to "dtermine the form and style in which the printing...ordered by a department is executed...having proper reagrd to economy, workmanship, and the purposes for which the work is needed."
The Elements of Style by William Strunk jr. & How To Speak And Write Correctly by Joseph Devlin - Special Edition The Elements of Style by William Strunk jr. Asserting that one must first know the rules to break them, this classic reference book is a must-have for any student and conscientious writer. Intended for use in which the practice of composition is combined with the study of literature, it gives in brief space the principal requirements of plain English style and concentrates attention on the rules
JLab marks the 5th anniversary of the best-selling JBuds line with the striking new J5. Benefiting from five years of evolution in design, sound quality, durability, and comfort, the J5 earbuds-style headphones represent the most universally appealing JBuds ever. JLab continues to refine our signature sound, fueled by a dialogue with thousands of customers on how different JBuds models translate their favorite tracks and genres. The J5's titanium micro drivers deliver an incredibly smooth and consistent
Use this retro-styled turntable to play your favorite 72s, 45s and 33s. Or, use the included USB jack and cable to transfer your favorite vinyl hits to digital files using the free Audacity software. Includes a transparent plastic dust cover to keep your records in playable condition. RCA stereo input and output jacks. Equipped with auto return and auto stop. Runs on AC 120 V.
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The 2-In-1 Sound Kit features supra-aural DJ Headphones with in-line volume control designed for crisp sound and comfort. The Headphones use 40mm diameter drivers for bottomless bass and have a wide sensitivity range to deliver robust high-end sound. The Earbuds are designed for optimal portability for use on-the-go. They deliver true audio execution from any audio device with a standard headphone jack.
VTM43TC/OE style 4.3 34; rear view mirror monitor with compass & temperature
SoundTrue headphones – Around-ear style – Mint View larger Fresh Designs to Fit Your Style SoundTrue headphones are designed with you in mind. They’re engineered to make all your music sound better, delivering deep, clear audio for all your favorites. They’re so lightweight and comfortable, you might forget you’re wearing them. But they’re heavy-duty, too, built to survive your busy life. They’re available in an array of fresh new designs. So choose your color … and show your style. Features Full, natural
Elinchrom Digital Style 300rx (300ws) Compact Flash Unit EL 20725
Naxa NAA-304* Flat Panel Style Amplified HDTV Digital Antenna * Frequency Compatibility: UHF/VHF/FM * Frequency Range: VHF: 40-230MHz;UHF 470-862MHz* UL/ETL Approved AC Adaptor
The Urban Zen Series Headphone is the result of a special collaboration between EagleTech and renowned designer Martin Hsu. His unique and contemporary designs are inspired by his Asian pop culture and urban sense, giving his portfolio national recognition and including the likes of Disney, Nickelodean, and Google. The Urban Zen is a special collection of headphones that represent your ultimate form of self-expression – a blend where your music and fashion unite to reflect who you really are. With iconic