EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Button Box AUTHOR Lynn Knight


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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Button Box AUTHOR Lynn Knight 35Do women still have a button box or tin lurking in a cupboard or drawer somewhere?I've used the word 'women' deliberately a sewin

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    characters ä PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Lynn Knight EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Button Box AUTHOR Lynn Knight Lynn Knight ☆ 0 read & download The subtitle kind of sums this book up “The story of women in the 20th century told through the clothes they wore” It covers the wars the periods when women went to work and when they were turned back out of the work force suffragettes and suffragists the New Look It’s not my usual area of interest but Lynn Knight makes this about than fashion — it’s about how fashion highlighted the preoccupations of women a

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Button Box AUTHOR Lynn Knight This is a wonderful book Lynn Knight takes us on a journey through her grandmother's button box using each button as a focus to explore the lives of the women in her own family through fashion and the clothes they were an

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Button Box AUTHOR Lynn Knight Loved the cover of this which is what attracted me to it uite interesting buttons in her sewing box from old clothes from relatives etc and she discussed fashions of those times etc

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Button Box AUTHOR Lynn Knight Do you have a button box or trailed your hand through one belonging to an older relative picking out fascinating treasures? A diaman

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Button Box AUTHOR Lynn Knight I absolutely loved this book I don't have a sewing bone in my body but the love of clothes and history in this book was a joy to read It also enabled me to add other books to my already large reading list If you love fashion and or history I can't recommend this book enough

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Button Box AUTHOR Lynn Knight A revue of women's clothes and their lives at home and at work The author takes us through women's costumes from 1900 through the 1970s using the buttons in her grandmother's button box

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    characters ä PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Lynn Knight EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Button Box AUTHOR Lynn Knight When did clothes go from being a necessity to a measure of our self worth The button box explores clothes for wom

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Button Box AUTHOR Lynn Knight An interesting idea exploring the history of women's fashion from the Victorian era to the 1970s using the author's button box as prompts for the different periods Most of the buttons contained in the titular box came from Knight's grandmother and mother's own clothes Each chapter details a different button and a different era as the author links them to the fashions and historical events of the timeUnfortunat

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    Lynn Knight ☆ 0 read & download characters ä PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Lynn Knight EBOOK DOWNLOAD The Button Box AUTHOR Lynn Knight A really very interesting book about the history of fashion and the evolution of women's lives It took me a while to settle into this book which i think is because I had an idea it would be about the history of each button and the associated garment rather than a generalised history It really should be titled the other way around Lifting the Lid on Women's Lives The Button Box This is also a book which is crying out for a coupl

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review The Button Box º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook characters ä PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Lynn Knight Lynn Knight ☆ 0 read & download I used to love the rattle and whoosh of my grandma’s buttons as they scattered from their uality Street tinAn inlaid wooden chest the size of a shoe box holds Lynn Knight’s button collection A collection that has been passed down through three generations of women a chunky. This is a wonderful book Lynn Knight takes us on a journey through her grandmother s button box using each button as a focus to explore the lives of the women in her own family through fashion and the clothes they were and extending that out to the lives of women in general through the social history of clothing It is fascinating and absorbing She uotes lots of writers along the way some of whom I have loved and read myself and some of whom I shall seek out thanks to her

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review The Button Box º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook characters ä PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Lynn Knight Lynn Knight ☆ 0 read & download Rginia Woolf of clothes The Button Box traces the story of women at home and in work from pre First World War domesticity through the first clerical girls in silk blouses to the delights of beading and glamour in the thirties to short skirts and sexual liberation in the sixties. An interesting idea exploring the history of women s fashion from the Victorian era to the 1970s using the author s button box as prompts for the different periods Most of the buttons contained in the titular box came from Knight s grandmother and mother s own clothes Each chapter details a different button and a different era as the author links them to the fashions and historical events of the timeUnfortunately for me as a big social history fan at times it felt rather bogged down with too many uotes from o

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review The Button Box º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook characters ä PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ☆ Lynn Knight Lynn Knight ☆ 0 read & download Sixties era toggle from a favourite coat three tiny pearl buttons from her mother’s first dress after she was adopted as a baby a jet button from a time of Victorian mourning Each button tells a story‘They change our view of the world and the world’s view of us’ said Vi. Loved the cover of this which is what attracted me to it uite interesting buttons in her sewing box from old clothes from relatives etc and she discussed fashions of those times etc

  • Hardcover
  • 320
  • The Button Box
  • Lynn Knight
  • en
  • 18 December 2020
  • 9780701188917