A to Z of Classic Hollywood Style
A to Z of Classic Hollywood Style
  • Imprint: Abrams Books
  • Publication Date: September 17, 2013
  • Price: $19.95
  • Trim Size: 5 18 x 7
  • ISBN: 1-4197-0851-1
  • EAN: 9781419708510
  • Page Count: 160
  • Illustrations: 80 black-and-white photographs
  • Format: Hardcover (Round Corners)
  • Rights: North America

The latest book in the clothbound series that includes the bestselling Little Dictionary of Fashion and A to Z of Style, A to Z of Classic Hollywood Style is the perfect compendium of fashion wisdom from Hollywood’s most glamorous era. From Alfred Hitchcock on elegance, to Sophia Loren on sex appeal, to Edith Head on making a woman more beautiful, this book gathers the opinions of the world’s most beloved classic film stars, as well as directors, designers, and critics. Including Joan Crawford’s five fashion rules and Marlene Dietrich’s tips for dressing on a budget, A to Z of Classic Hollywood Style is packed full of stylish advice for would-be starlets—or simply anyone who loves the Golden Age of Hollywood style.

About the author

Sinty Stemp, daughter of the noted fashion illustrator and artist Eric Stemp, was a reader in English literature and history before working with the British fashion designer Jean Muir.