New book: Fifty Fashion Looks that Changed the 1950s

I’m happy to tell you that Jaynie is included in a new fashion book that comes out Oct 1. One of three fabulous new titles in the successful Design Museum FIFTY series by fashion guru Paula Reed.

This beautiful reference work showcases 50 iconic outfits from one of fashion’s most influential and exciting decades. From the bombshell glamour of Marilyn Monroe in ‘How to Marry a Millionaire’ to the immergence of teenage style, via the sculptural forms of Christian Dior’s New Look and Balenciaga’s double A-Line, it celebrates all of the important looks that revolutionised modern fashion. With Paula Reed’s lively and informative text and a wealth of fabulous photography, it is vital reading for design students, collectors of vintage, and everyone who truly loves fashion.

ABOUT THE AUTHORS

The Design Museum’s mission is to celebrate, entertain and inform. It is the world’s leading museum devoted to contemporary design in every form from furniture to fashion, and architecture to graphics. It is working to place design at the centre of contemporary culture and demonstrates both the richness of the creativity to be found in all forms of design, and its importance.

Paula Reed is the style director at GRAZIA, the bestselling fashion weekly. She is a former columnist for the US edition of INSTYLE magazine and her career has included fashion or style director positions at several magazines and newspapers.

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