Vintage Clothing Books

Vintage Clothing Books
A look at some great books on vintage clothing and the culture it posseses.
My Freedamn Vintage T-shirt Book My Freedamn by Rin Takan
The first runner from “Cycleman books” is a book about “freedom” It picks up on the greatest subcultures of California. Surfin’ Skateboardin’, Hot Roddin’ and Motorcyclin’. but this is no textbook. It talks about the above through the eyes of a t-shirt. Told by the author, the T-shirt is a “Symbol of Freedom” but also a “rebellion to society”. Chapter 1: Surfin T-shirts 1940-80s “OP” and more Chapter 2: Skateboardin’ T-shirts Old Skool and New Skool Chapter 3: Motorcyclin T-shirts 50s – 70s Races & Shops 70s Outlaws Chapter 4: Hot Rod T-shirts 50s INDY 60s Hot Rod Airbrushing 320 page | Color | Hard cover | Translated in English and Japanese.
My Feedamn 2
My Freedamn 2 by Rin Takan
“My Freedamn!2” features the American t-shirt sub-culture again. The t-shirt is no doubt one of the most recongnizable fashions peices from Americans, and they have always been part of American daily lifestyle. Also there is nothing but t-shirts to make us free and comfortable. ?
Second Hand Chic
Secondhand Chic by Christa Weil
Secondhand Chic : Finding Fabulous Fashion at Consignment, Vintage, and Thrift Shops by Christa Weil “It seems you can’t open a magazine or turn on the TV lately without getting word about the rise of secondhand clothes…”
Dressing Up Vintage
Dressing up Vintage by Tracy Tolkien
With vintage dresses like Marilyn Monroe’s JFK birthday dress selling at auction for more than one million dollars, vintage is clearly “in”. Dressing Up Vintage celebrates the best of old-school couture, offering tips on how to spot a valuable garment and how to distinguish one designer from another. an enormous “sources section” features over 600 stores around the world where devotees can purchase vintage clothing. If you love the look of a bygone era, this book is for you!
Retro Chic Book About Vintage Clothing
Retro Chic by Diana Eden, Gloria Lintermans
Retro Chic: A Guide to Fabulous Vintage and Designer Resale Shopping in North America and Online by Diana Eden, Gloria Lintermans “The years between the end of the Great War and the beginning of the Great Depression are famous for the styles and fads of the…”
West Coast
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Mail order vintage
Second Sunday A Month
If youre lucky enough, like the folks in California, you might just beable to take a Sunday off and head to the Rose Bowl for a Vinatge Clothing Swapmeet.