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Author Moore, Jennifer Grayer, author.

Title Fashion fads through American history : fitting clothes into context / Jennifer Grayer Moore.

Published Santa Barbara, California ; Denver, Colorado : Greenwood, 2016.
©2016.

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Physical description 1 online resource (352 pages) : illustrations, photographs
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1 From a Land Far Away: Foreign and Exotic Elements Infiltrate American Fashion -- Introduction 1 -- Paisley Shawls (1840-1860) 2 -- Turkish Costume (Circa 1850) 6 -- Muumuus (Late 1950s-Early 1960s) 9 -- Caftans (Mid-1960s-Early 1970s) 12 -- Nehru Jackets (Late 1960s) 15 -- Asian Text and Motifs (1983-1986) 18 -- Bindis (Late 1990s-Early 2000s) 22 -- Henna Tattoos (Late 1990s-Eariy 2000s) 25 -- Kabbalah Bracelets (Mid-2000s) 28 -- 2 Looking Glass Lunacy: Wild and Wonderful Hair and Makeup Fads -- Introduction 33 -- Arsenic (1860s-1920) 34 -- Cosmetic Hosiery (Mid-1940s) 36 -- White Makeup (1960s) 39 -- Beehive (1960-1963) 42 -- Afro (1960-1970s) 45 -- Makeup for Men (1975-1978) 47 -- Synthetic Wig Wardrobes (Late 1960s-Mid 1970s) 50 -- Jheri Curl (1980s) 53 -- Temporary Hair Color (Mid-1980s) 56 -- Flat-Top (1988-1992) 58 -- Stiletto Nails (2011-2013) 61 -- Rainbow-Colored Hair (2011-2015) 64 -- 3 Wild New Proportions: The Long and Short and Wide and Slender Shapes of Faddish Apparel -- Introduction 67 -- Hot Pants (1971-1973) 68 -- Earth Shoes (1970-1975) 71 -- Palazzo Pants (1972-1973) 74 -- Platform Shoes for Men (1972-1974) 77 -- Midriff Shirts for Men (1980-1985) 80 -- Fingerless Gloves (1983-1986) 83 -- Wearing Two or More Watches (1985-1986) 86 -- Mini Crini (1985-1989) 89 -- Dookie Rope (1986-1989) 92 -- Super Low-Rise Pants (2001-2003) 95 -- 4 Living Out the Fantasy: Television, Music, and Movies Take to the Streets -- Introduction 99 -- Coonskin Caps (1954-1956) 100 -- Roy Rogers Apparel (1953-1957) 103 -- Urban Cowboy (1979-1981) 106 -- Tire Michael Jackson Look (1983-1984) 109 -- Madonna Wannabe (1984-1985) 113 -- "Frankie Say..." T-Shirts (1984-1985) 116 -- Miami Vice Look (1985-1987) 119 -- Rachel Haircut (1994-1998) 122 -- Spice Girls Style (1996-1999) 125 -- Nerd Look (2010-2013) 128 -- 5 High-Tech Fashions: Fads on the Cutting Edge -- Introduction 133 -- Mauve (Late 1850s-1890s) 134 -- Propeller Beanies (Late 1940s-1950s) 136 -- Helmet Hats (Mid-1960s) 139 -- Electronic Clothes (1966-1967) 142 -- Mood Jewelry (1970s) 144 -- Calculator and Arcade Watches (Mid-1980s) 147 -- Robot or Cyclops Sunglasses (1982-1984) 150 -- Hypercolor Clothes (1991) 153 -- Illuminated Sneakers (1992-1994) 156 -- Cell Phone Purse (Late 1990s-Early 2000s) 158 -- FitFlop Walkstar (2007-2010) 161 -- Mobile Phone Headsets (2006-2008) 164 -- Headphone Hoodies (2005-2010) 166 -- Designer and Celebrity Headphones (2013-2014) 169 -- Google Glass (2013-2014) 173 -- 6 Self-Styled, Reworked, and Re-Imagined: Consumers in Control of Fashion Fads -- Introduction 177 -- Personalized Denim (1960s-1970s) 178 -- Tie-Dye (1968-1972) 181 -- Iron-On Letters (1977-1983) 184 -- Graffiti Clothes (1985-1989) 187 -- Wide Shoelaces (1982-1986) 190 -- One Big Earring (1985-1986) 193 -- Shoes with No Shoelaces (1985-1987) 195 -- Wearing Clothes Backward (1991-1993) 198 -- One Pant Leg Rolled Up (1995-1996) 200 -- 7 Old Apparel, New Context: The Fads and Potential Faux Pas of Dressing Outside of Conventions -- Introduction 205 -- Leg Warmers (1980-1984) 206 -- Glacier Glasses (Early 1980s) 209 -- Biking Shorts (Late 1980s-Early 1990s) 212 -- Fanny Packs (1988-1992) 215 -- Jams (1984-1988) 218 -- Zubaz (1990-1995) 220 -- Crocs Clogs (2004-2007) 223 -- Trucker Hats (2003-2004) 226 -- Articulated Toe Shoes (2010-2012) 229 -- Basketball Shorts and Tights (Early 2000s) 232 -- 8 Radical Materials: These Are Such Stuff as Fads Are Made On -- Introduction 237 -- Hairwork Mourning Jewelry (1860-1890) 238 -- PVC Clothes (1965-1975) 241 -- Paper Clothes (Late 1960s) 243 -- Psychedelic Textiles (Late 1960s-Early 1970s) 247 -- Velcro Sneakers (Mid-1980s) 250 -- Jellies (Early 1980s) 253 -- Neon (Mid-1980s) 256 -- Acid Wash Denim (Late 1980s-Early 1990s) 258 -- Neoprene (Late 1980s-Mid-1990s) 261 -- 9 Beyond Compare: Iconic and Outrageous Fashion Fads -- Introduction 265 -- Little Lord Fauntleroy Suits (1886-1905) 266 -- Poodle Skirts (1949-1959) 269 -- Love Beads (1967-1971) 272 -- Go-Go Boots (1965-1966) 275 -- Venetian Blind Sunglasses (1982-1986) 278 -- Parachute Pants (1983-1985) 280 -- Slap Wrap Bracelets (1990) 282 -- Heelys (2001-2005) 285 -- "Keep Calm and..." T-Shirts (2009-2013) 287 -- Livestrong Bracelets (2004-2008) 290 -- Grills (2005-2013) 293.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Fashion -- United States -- History.
Clothing and dress -- United States -- History.
Fads -- United States -- History.
Popular culture -- United States -- History.
United States -- Social life and customs.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781610699013
9781610699020 (e-book)