Killer Style

Killer Style

How Fashion Has Injured, Maimed, and Murdered Through History

Book - 2019
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"Equal parts fab and frightening, Killer Style explores the ways in which make-up, clothing, and accessories have killed, maimed, or tormented those who wear and make them. From the story of hatters felled by mercury poisoning to tulle-burnt ballerinas to the victims of the modern craze for sandblasted denim, no one is safe from these crimes of fashion."--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Toronto :, Owlkids Books,, 2019.
ISBN: 9781771472531
Branch Call Number: J 391.009 McMa
Characteristics: 48 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 27 cm


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SnoIsleLib_BridgetS Jun 01, 2019

A fun and easy read, Killer Style is a great look at how deadly fashion can be. While not overly detailed, the stories are well presented and the illustrations are charming.

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