fun study good service to September , Just Three Weeks After The Outbreak Of War, Gladys Mason Wrote Briefly In Her Diary About Events In Europe Hitler Watched German Siege Of Warsaw City In Flames And, She Continued, Had My Wedding Dress Fitted Lovely For Gladys Mason, And For Thousands Of Women Throughout The Long Years Of The War, Fashion Was Not Simply A Distraction, But A Necessity And One They Weren T Going To Give Up Easily In The Face Of Bombings, Conscription, Rationing And ê Fashion on the Ration: Style in the Second World War ☆ Download by ê Julie Summers Ludicrous Bureaucracy, They Maintained A Sense Of Elegance And Style With Determination And Often Astonishing Ingenuity From The Young Woman Who Avoided The Dreaded Forces Bloomers By Making Knickers From Military Issue Silk Maps, To Vogue S Indomitable Editor Audrey Withers, Who Balanced Lobbying Government On Behalf Of Her Readers With Driving Lorries For The War Effort, Julie Summers Weaves Together Stories From Ordinary Lives And High Society To Provide A Unique Picture Of Life During The Second World War As A Nation Went Into Uniform And Women Took On Traditional Male Roles, Clothing And Beauty Began To Reflect Changing Social Attitudes For The First Time, Fashion Was Influenced Not Only By Hollywood And High Society But By The Demands Of Industrial Production And The Pressing Need To Make Do And Mend Beautifully Illustrated And Full Of Gorgeous Detail, Fashion On The Ration Lifts The Veil On A Fascinating Era In British Fashion This is a really interesting book and from a fashion point of view makes me realise how lucky we are today Very enjoyable ñ Fashion on the Ration: Style in the Second World War ☆ Good condition I enjoyed reading this book as I was born just after the war A reminder of how hard times were during the war and afterwards However because I was young I have no recollection of being deprived or hungry despite the rations which seem meagre today.
A superb analysis of wartime clothing, both male and female, in uniform or out of it It s the best book of its kind It s based on the exhibiton of the same name, and if you haven t been yet, go



Excellent Item and postage, Thank you.
This was all it promised clearly written in an informative and accessible style I found a few things about clothing in the war that I did not know Could have done with photos though.
As for delivery by the supplier brilliant.

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