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Worn stories

Emily Spivack

Worn stories

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fashion,
  • Anecdotes,
  • Celebrities,
  • Clothing and dress,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • Clothing,
  • Biography,
  • Identity (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEmily Spivack
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT524 .S66 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination159 pages
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27168175M
    ISBN 101616892765
    ISBN 109781616892760
    LC Control Number2014006490
    OCLC/WorldCa869527463


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In Worn Stories, Emily Spivack has collected over sixty of these clothing-inspired narratives from cultural figures and talented storytellers. First-person accounts range from the everyday to the extraordinary, such as artist Marina Abramovic on the boots she wore to walk the Great Wall of China; Everyone has a memoir in miniature in at least one piece of clothing/5.

New Book Tells 'Worn Stories' Aug • In her new collection Worn Stories, Emily Spivack compiles odes to beloved pieces of clothing, written by celebrities and fashionistas. By turns funny, tragic, poignant, and celebratory, Worn Stories offers a revealing look at the clothes that protect us, serve as a uniform, assert our identity, or bring back the past—clothes that 5/5(1).

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