Fashion

The SFP LookBook: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2014 Collections

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$45.00

For this third installment in the successful LookBook series, Schiffer Fashion Press (SFP) presents the Fall/Winter 2014 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. This exhaustive compilation showcases not only women’s ready-to-wear and eveningwear, but also menswear, beauty and hair styling trends, and accessories....

The SFP LookBook: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2014 Collections

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$45.00

Following on the acclaimed success of its inaugural SFP LookBook, Schiffer Fashion Press’s style guide extraordinaire kicks off its second season with Spring 2014 runway looks from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Ideal for identifying trends in color, fabric, embellishment, styling, and...

I Love Those Earrings

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$59.99

Earrings can talk of mourning a dead king, supporting a revolution, or resisting an emperor. They have carried the message that a proper Victorian believed in Darwin, and that a woman invited a lover to her bed. Raid the jewelry...

The Rosary Collector's Guide

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$34.99

With 240 color photos and engaging text, this is the first book devoted to collecting rosaries. Hundreds of examples and informative text enables antique lovers, historians, and collectors of religious artifacts to identify variations of rosaries, and their crosses, crucifixes,...

Figural Designs in Zuni Jewelry

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$24.99

The most prolific 20th century and contemporary Zuni jewelers established themselves by adhering to the same basic models and traditions set by their parents, grandparents, and great-grandparents. Using silver and mosaic inlay pins, bracelets, bolo ties and other ornaments, these...

Hand Wrought Arts & Crafts Metalwork and Jewelry

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$79.99

The Arts and Crafts Movement, a fascinating period in American decorative history, led to the unprecedented commercialization of fine crafts and the empowerment of thousands of women and immigrants, who began to pursue new careers in design and handicraft. In...

Decades of Hats

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$29.99

Whether you want to wear, research, or just look at extraordinary vintage women's hats, this book was put together with you in mind! Women have always worn hats, and this collection showcases the most popular, in vogue styles of the...

Patek Philippe® Highlights

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$29.99

A young rebel named Antoni Norbert Patek de Prawdzic fled war-torn Poland in 1832 and embarked upon a career path that led him to watchmaker Jean-Adrien Philippe, inventor of the revolutionary built-in crown winding mechanism. In the 160 years since...

Europe: Rising Fashion Designers 2

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$39.99

The latest volume of this popular series allows anyone interested in fashion to glimpse its future: the emerging trends in European design. More than 340 photos capture the designs and insights of 70 of Europe's top fashion students from the...

The White Dress in Color: Wedding Inspirations for the Modern Bride

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$45.00

Planning a wedding offers many beautiful opportunities that are just waiting to be discovered. To help inspire couples and ignite a creative spark, The White Dress in Color is filled with photographs that celebrate the creative spirit through beautiful bridal...

Fred Harvey Jewelry

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$39.99

The success of today’s American Indian silversmith follows a pathway blazed by the silver Indian jewelry makers that came before—those who brought the raw silver, channeled it, worked it, and made it profitable. In a large sense, the Fred Harvey...

Patek Philippe? Highlights

Schiffer Publishing

$29.99

A young rebel named Antoni Norbert Patek de Prawdzic fled war-torn Poland in 1832 and embarked upon a career path that led him to watchmaker Jean-Adrien Philippe, inventor of the revolutionary built-in crown winding mechanism. In the 160 years since...

A. Lange & Söhne® Highlights

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$29.99

This is a high-level overview of the legendary watch brand, A. Lange & Söhne. In 1845 Ferdinand Adolph Lange convinced the Saxon government to build a pocket watch factory in Glashütte, a quaint town in the East Ore Mountains now...

A. Lange & S?hne? Highlights

Schiffer Publishing

$29.99

This is a high-level overview of the legendary watch brand, A. Lange & S?hne. In 1845 Ferdinand Adolph Lange convinced the Saxon government to build a pocket watch factory in Glash?tte, a quaint town in the East Ore Mountains now...

The SFP LookBook: Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2013 Collections

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$45.00

Following on the acclaimed success of its inaugural SFP LookBook, Schiffer Fashion Press’s style guide extraordinaire kicks off its second season with Spring 2014 runway looks from Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Ideal for identifying trends in color, fabric, embellishment, styling, and...

Electrifying the Wristwatch

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$99.99

The electrification of the watch led to massive upheaval in the watch industry as mechanical chronometers built by Old World masters developed into electromechanical devices mass produced in Asia. In nearly 600 images and in-depth text, this book retraces the...

International Steampunk Fashions

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$39.99

Climb into your steam-powered time machine aircraft for a tour of the fashion world, steampunk style. This fashion backward collection features hundreds of intricate, creative, and visionary steampunk designs from top names in the business and fans from around the...

Plastic Jewelry

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$19.99

More than 1,000 exciting pieces accompany the story of plastic jewelry from the 1920s to the present in this revised and expanded 5th edition. Colorful and lightweight, examples include natural tortoiseshell and horn, synthetic celluloid, Bakelite, and Lucite – all...

Field Grey Uniforms of the Imperial German Army, 1907-1918

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$125.00

This book is the culmination of many years' work from two authors who have "lived and breathed" the subject for the past forty years: one, a military antiques dealer of international standing; the other, an extremely knowledgeable collector of German...

Designing Fashion Accessories

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$45.00

Accessories are part of the great fashion family of various pieces and adornments that complete a man's, woman's, or child’s outfit. From shoes and hats to purses, each one fulfills a specific function that can be ornamental, protective, or functional...

Kachinas and Ceremonial Dancers in Zuni Jewelry

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$24.99

This fascinating work delves into the origins and contemporary interpretations of Kachina and Ceremonial Dancer designs. This groundbreaking study establishes for the first time the identities of Zuni artists and their works from the 1940s through the 1960s. Their mosaic...

Victorian Fashions for Women and Children

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$29.99

Revealed here are children’s and women’s clothing, including undergarments, leisurewear, and street apparel from 1860 to 1900. Over 270 photographs combine with text to enable accurate dating of clothing to within a three- to seven-year time frame. Nineteenth century photographs...

Patek Philippe

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$125.00

Through over 200 vivid color photos, detailed descriptions, and in-depth reporting about valuations, this book is a guide for both watch lovers and investors. It opens up new investment possibilities for the selection and purchase of rare watches by Patek...

Identifying Sarah Coventry Jewelry, 1949-2009

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

$39.99

Sarah Coventry became a household word by selling beautiful, inexpensive, costume jewelry direct to the consumer and remained in fashion for more than 60 years. This in-depth look at the history of their designs contains more than 1,000 color images...

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