Stitched Up: The Anti-Capitalist Book of Fashion (Counterfire)

Stitched Up: The Anti-Capitalist Book of Fashion (Counterfire)

Tansy E. Hoskins

Stitched Up delves into the pleasing global of favor to bare what's in the back of the garments we put on. relocating among Karl Lagerfeld and Karl Marx, the e-book explores consumerism, category and ads to bare the pursuits which reap the benefits of exploitation.

Tansy E. Hoskins dissects fashion’s vampiric courting with the planet and with bodies to discover what makes it so destructive. Why does ‘size 0’ exist and what's the truth of operating lifestyles for versions? In a critique of the portrayal of race in style, the book also examines the worldwide stability of strength within the industry.

Beautifully illustrated with specifically commissioned designs, In a compelling end Stitched Up explores using garments to withstand. are you able to surprise an that likes to surprise? Is ‘green style’ an alternate? Stitched Up offers a special serious exam of up to date tradition and the distorting priorities of capitalism.

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