1700s to Present
Hardback 288pp Illustrated
9781851775477   Product Code: 17051
The last 300 years have witnessed a shift from dressing children in formal styles, to the booming designer childrenswear market today. Over 300 garments from the last three centuries are presented in this beautifully illustrated and comprehensive A-Z, with detailed entries on clothing from air-raid suits to zouave jackets, all from the V&A Museum of Childhood. The 400 illustrations include specially commissioned photographs of examples of clothing as well as sewing patterns, fashion plates and paintings.