Aprons

Aprons

Icons of the American Home

Book - 2000
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"Published to coincide with the national touring art exhibit """"Apron Strings: Ties to the Past,"""" Aprons is a nostalgic celebration of those heartwarming symbols of hearth and home and American family"

Published to coincide with the national touring art exhibit "Apron Strings: Ties to the Past," Aprons is a nostalgic celebration of those heartwarming symbols of hearth and home and American family life. With 90 full-color photographs of exquisite vintage aprons, plus cultural anecdotes, history, and quotes from writers, designers, and generations of American women, this unique art book celebrates the utilitarian garment that evolved into a fashion statement.


Publisher: Philadelphia, Pa. : Running Press Book Publishers, c2000
ISBN: 9780762406944
0762406941
Characteristics: 144 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm

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ColleenGordon
Jul 06, 2010

coffee table book, nice for browsing through but not good for instructions or patterns

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Aim_for_peace
Aug 29, 2009

This beautiful book is not a pattern book, rather it chronicles the history of aprons. It has photographs and quotes. It will make you love your grandma so much more than you already do.

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