Clothing, Fashion & Appearance

This is a selective guide to library and other resources on the topic of clothing, costume, fashion and appearance.

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Subject Headings

Relevant subjects for locating books may include but are not limited to:

  • beauty culture
  • beauty, personal
  • body image
  • body piercing
  • clothing and dress
  • clothing and dress in art
  • costume design
  • costume france history 18th century
  • dress accessories
  • ethnic costume
  • fashion design
  • fashion designers
  • fashion history
  • fashion photography
  • feminine beauty (aesthetics)
  • footwear
  • hair social aspects
  • men’s clothing
  • military uniforms
  • muslim women clothing
  • purdah
  • tattooing
  • theatrical makeup
  • underwear
  • uniforms
  • veils
  • women’s clothing

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