Vintage clothing has never been more chic, with everyone from celebrity trendsetters to style-conscious professionals searching for wearable treasures from the past. Virtual Vintage is the first and only guide that helps both the novice and the fashion connoisseur evaluate and confidently participate in the thriving vintage marketplace that exists online. No other book explains how to get it, sell it, fix it, or wear it with flair. Authors Linda Lindroth and Deborah Newell Tornello equip readers from head to toe with ac more than 100 chic sitesarated and evaluated ac instructions on contacting sellers ac smart strategies for bidding in online auctions ac advice about evaluating the size, quality, and colors of a garment ac tips for cleaning and repairing vintage items Whether youare looking for a 1960s Rudi Gernreich knit, Gucci hipster trousers, a Claire McCardell for Townley shirtwaist, or a Chanel suit in pink wool with black patent-leather trim, Virtual Vintage will help you build a unique and sensational wardrobe. From the Trade Paperback edition.The Insidera#39;s Guide to Buying and Selling Fashion Online Linda Lindroth, Deborah Newell Tornello ... Vintage Levia#39;s are feverishly sought by collectors and dealers around the world, but while Levi Strauss is by far the oldest and most ... than new onesamany new jeans are now sold as avintage washa or adistresseda in retail storesathey are well worth seeking. ... can be safely laundered in the washing machine (turn the jeans inside out, fasten the zipper, and use a gentle detergent).
|Author||:||Linda Lindroth, Deborah Newell Tornello|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2002-09-10|