The Lost Art of Dress by Linda Przybyszewski
Hardcover edition is Brand New with color and b/w illustrations, Notes and Index
In the twentieth century, a group of women -- the so-called Dress Doctors -- taught American women that knowledge, not money, was key to a beautiful wardrobe. They empowered women to design, make, and choose clothing for both the workplace and the home. Armed with the Dress Doctors' simple design principles -- harmony, proportion, balance, rhythm, emphasis -- ways that made them confident, engaged members of society.