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Title:
Star style : Hollywood legends as fashion icons
Author:
Fox, Patty, 1948-
Personal Author:
Edition:
[Updated & revised edition].
Publication Information:
Santa Monica, Calif. : Angel City Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
ix, 128 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781883318062
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library PN1998.2 .F68 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

Updated with rare photos of modern fashion individualists: Gwyneth Paltrow, Drew Barrymore, Whoopi Goldberg and Cher! Here, the author Paty Fox explores the real-life wardrobes of the film world's most celebrated actresses: Gloria Swanson, Marlene Dietrich, Dolores Del Rio, Greta Garbo, Joan Crawford, Katharine Hepburn, Lucille Ball, Doris Day, Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn. A fascinating study of women who defined and defied fashion of their times and catapulted to stardom.


Author Notes

Patty Fox, a fashion consultant for the Academy Awards presentation and an internationally recognized authority on dressing and image, was the regional fashion director for Saks Fifth Avenue. She lives in Beverly Hills.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 2
Gloria Swansonp. 10
Joan Crawfordp. 20
Dolores Del Riop. 30
Greta Garbop. 42
Marlene Dietrichp. 52
Katharine Hepburnp. 64
Lucille Ballp. 76
Marilyn Monroep. 86
Doris Dayp. 98
Audrey Hepburnp. 112
Epiloguep. 122
Acknowledgmentsp. 123

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