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The Resource Overdressed : the shockingly high cost of cheap fashion, Elizabeth L. Cline

Overdressed : the shockingly high cost of cheap fashion, Elizabeth L. Cline

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Overdressed : the shockingly high cost of cheap fashion
Title
Overdressed
Title remainder
the shockingly high cost of cheap fashion
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth L. Cline
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Evaluates the costs of low-priced clothing while tracing the author's own transformation to a conscientious shopper, a journey during which she visited a garment factory, learned to resole shoes, and shopped for local, sustainable clothing
Summary
Evaluates the costs of low-priced clothing while tracing the author's own transformation to a conscientious shopper, a journey during which she visited a garment factory, learned to resole shoes, and shopped for local, sustainable clothing
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Writing style
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10129395
Cataloging source
DLC
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Cline, Elizabeth L
Dewey number
338.4
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Clothing trade
  • Shopping
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Fashion
  • Clothing trade
  • Fashion
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the shockingly high cost of cheap fashion
Label
Overdressed : the shockingly high cost of cheap fashion, Elizabeth L. Cline
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Seven pairs of $7 shoes -- "I have enough clothing to open a store" -- How America lost its shirts -- High and low fashion make friends -- Fast fashion -- The afterlife of cheap clothes -- Sewing is a good job, a great job -- China and the end of cheap fashion -- Make, alter, and mend -- The future of fashion
Control code
000048559234
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 244 p.
Isbn
9781591844617
Label
Overdressed : the shockingly high cost of cheap fashion, Elizabeth L. Cline
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Seven pairs of $7 shoes -- "I have enough clothing to open a store" -- How America lost its shirts -- High and low fashion make friends -- Fast fashion -- The afterlife of cheap clothes -- Sewing is a good job, a great job -- China and the end of cheap fashion -- Make, alter, and mend -- The future of fashion
Control code
000048559234
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 244 p.
Isbn
9781591844617

Library Locations

    • Margaret Martin LibraryBorrow it
      Level 1, Royal Randwick Shopping Centre , Randwick, NSW, 2031, AU
      -33.9151421 151.2408898
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