The Resource Dressed in History: Retro styles and the Construction of Authenticity in Youth Culture

Dressed in History: Retro styles and the Construction of Authenticity in Youth Culture

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Dressed in History: Retro styles and the Construction of Authenticity in Youth Culture
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Dressed in History: Retro styles and the Construction of Authenticity in Youth Culture
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eng
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JenB, Heike
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  • Textile design
  • Fashion design
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Dressed in History: Retro styles and the Construction of Authenticity in Youth Culture
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In: Fashion Theory, Vol 8. issue 4, pp.387-404
Contents
Discusses the link between the authenticity and the reproduction and appropriation of former styles. Describes the "Sixties scene" retro garments and how changes in the last 40 years means we "wear" our bodies differently and the effect this has on wearing retro garments. Examines the connotations of authenticity in the context of body and dress. Brands specialising in retro wear such as Retroframe and adidas are discussed. Curriculum area : Textile and Design
Extent
17 p.
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Dressed in History: Retro styles and the Construction of Authenticity in Youth Culture
Note
In: Fashion Theory, Vol 8. issue 4, pp.387-404
Contents
Discusses the link between the authenticity and the reproduction and appropriation of former styles. Describes the "Sixties scene" retro garments and how changes in the last 40 years means we "wear" our bodies differently and the effect this has on wearing retro garments. Examines the connotations of authenticity in the context of body and dress. Brands specialising in retro wear such as Retroframe and adidas are discussed. Curriculum area : Textile and Design
Extent
17 p.

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