Dressed

Dressed

For readers of Women in Clothes, a philosophical guide to fashion

We all get dressed. But how often do we pause to think about the place of clothes in our world? What unconscious thoughts do we express when we dress every day? Can a philosophy of living be wrapped up in a winter coat? Can we see a handbag not just as an object, but as an idea?

Dressed is the thinking person's book about clothes. Ranging freely from suits to shoes, from Marx's coat to Madame X's gown,… (more)