American Fashion Accessories

American Fashion Accessories

BY Candice Pratts Price

Hardcover / 9.25 x 11.75"
320 Pages, 250 Images
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Starting in the 20th century, the American accessory designer looked to Europe and then said, "I can do better." In a book commissioned by the Council of Fashion Designers of America and edited by Candy Pratts Price, their achievements are revealed: a century of objects of necessity and desire. Highlights include Adrian's witty Hollywood hats, Ralph Lauren's all-American accoutrement and Madonna's rubber bracelets.

About the Author
Candy Pratts Price is the Executive Fashion Director of, the online home of Vogue and W magazines. Price is a former vice president and creative director at Ralph Lauren, and Harper's Bazaar Fashion Director. Lady Beware, a film starring Diane Lane, was based on her early career designing award-winning store windows and displays for Bloomingdale's. Art Tavee is a creative director at CondeNet and works at Jessica Glasscock is a writer and costume historian. She works at the Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and is on faculty at Parsons. She is the author of Striptease: From Gaslight to Spotlight.

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