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New in August 2014: 

Fashion and Jazz, Alphonso D. McClendon (Global Perspectives)
Snapshot: Sequins (Spangles, Paillettes), Nan H. Mutnick (Global Perspectives)
Snapshot: Cyberpunk, Sandra J. Ley (Global Perspectives)
Brazilian Fashion Designers, Elizabeth Kutesko (Latin America and the Caribbean)
Gaucho Dress, Moira F. Harris (Latin America and the Caribbean)
United States World War II Clothing Restrictions, Jennifer M. Mower, Elaine L. Pedersen (The United States and Canada)  
Twenty-First-Century Qatari Abayeh Fashions, Christina Lindholm (Central and Southwest Asia)  

 

New in April 2014:

Women’s Invisible Labor in Dress Practices: Care, Leopoldina Fortunati (West Europe)
Early French Fashion Photography, Marie Botkin (West Europe)
Snapshot: Jacques-Henri Lartigue, Marie Botkin (West Europe)
Influence of the Web, Leopoldina Fortunati, Manuela Farinos (Global Perspectives)
Dress and Time, Margaret Maynard (Global Perspectives)
Snapshot: The Wristwatch, Margaret Maynard (Global Perspectives)
Veils and the Hajj, Elisha P. Renne (Global Perspectives)
Snapshot: Hijab Fashions in Northern Nigeria, Elisha P. Renne (Global Perspectives)
Burqini, Heather Marie Akou (Global Perspectives)
Clothing Design Potential for Athletes with Disabilities, Kate Carroll (Global Perspectives)
The Beauty Blogosphere, Shari Sims (Global Perspectives)

New in November 2013:

Snapshot: Twenty-First-Century Moroccan Women’s Dress, Elizabeth Kutesko (Africa) 
Modernist Studio Jewelry, 1930–1960, Bella Neyman (Global Perspectives) 
Snapshot: Use of Universal Design Principles for Disability Designs, Kate Carroll (Global Perspectives) 
Snapshot: Ballroom Practice Dress, Jonathan S. Marion (Global Perspectives) 
Snapshot: The Virgin Mary and the Veil, Christina Lindholm (Global Perspectives) 
Moroccan Fashion Designers, Elizabeth Kutesko (Africa) 
Estée Lauder: Cosmetics Pioneer, Shari Sims (The United States and Canada) 
Disability, Its Effect on the Body, and the Clothing Perspective, Kate Carroll (Global Perspectives) 
Competitive Ballroom Dance, Jonathan S. Marion (Global Perspectives) 
The Significance of Numbers in Dress, Phyllis Bell Miller (Global Perspectives) 
Politics and Dress: Women’s Religious Head Covers, Christina Lindholm (Global Perspectives)

New in August 2013:

Okpella, Jean Borgatti (Africa) 
Yoruba “Uniforms” (Asọ Ebì), Okechukwu Nwafor (Africa) 
Snapshot: Asọ Ebì and Fashion Magazines in Nigeria, Okechukwu Nwafor (Africa) 
Dress of the Virgin of the Rosary in Eighteenth-century Peru, Kelly Gage (Latin America and the Caribbean) 
Carnaval Costume in Brazil, Pravina Shukla (Latin America and the Caribbean) 
The Rituals and Metaphors of Dressing, Leopoldina Fortunati (Global Perspectives) 
Snapshot: Steampunk, Sandra Ley (Global Perspectives) 
Snapshot: Sonja Henie, Moira Harris (Global Perspectives) 
Figure Skating Dress and Costume, Moira Harris (Global Perspectives) 

New in February 2013:

Trendsetting African American Designers, Valerie Giddings and Geraldine Ray (The United States and Canada)

New in November 2012:

Fancy Dress: African Masquerade in Coastal Ghana, Courtnay Micots (Africa)
Snapshot: Masquefest 2012, Courtnay Micots (Africa) 
The Miser’s Purse, Laura L. Camerlengo (West Europe) 
Indian Madras: From Currency to Identity, Sandra Evenson (Global Perspectives) 
Turkish Dress and Fashion in the Twentieth Century, Gozde Goncu-Berk (East Europe, Russia, and the Caucasus) 
Baby Carriers as Dress: DIY to Fashion Accessory, Mary Alice Chaney (Global Perspectives) 
Snapshot: Hmong Baby Carriers, Mary Alice Chaney (Global Perspectives)
Japanese Men’s Fashion Magazines, Masafumi Moden (East Asia)
Snapshot: Fineboys, Masafumi Moden (East Asia) 
American Royalty: Texas Style, Michaele Haynes (The United States and Canada) 
Cosmetics: Makeup in North America, Shari Sims (The United States and Canada) 
Yoruba Crowns, Yomi Ola (Africa)

New in September 2012:

Early Evidence of Fashion in West Europe, Sarah Grace Heller (West Europe)
Gandhi, Khadi, and Indian Independence, Mary Masilamani (South Asia and Southeast Asia)
Mbuti (BaMbuti) Bark Cloth, Jan-Lodewijk (Africa)
Snapshot: Zande Bark Cloth, Jan-Lodewijk (Africa)
Individualizing Japanese Student Uniforms, Brian McVeigh (East Asia)
Feathered Lingerie: From the Stage to the Bedroom, Jean McElvain and Angelina Jones (The United States and Canada)
Nineteenth- and Early-Twentieth-Century Alternative Dress, Nan Mutnick (Global Perspectives)
Artificial Hair Additions, Shari Sims (Global Perspectives)
Bollywood Fashion, Vandhana Bhandari (South Asia and Southeast Asia)
Eyewear, M. Daly (Global Perspectives)
Snapshot: Icelandic Knitted Apparel, Jennifer Graham (West Europe)
Japanese Sartorial Modernity, Toby Slade (East Asia)
Olympic dress, Uniforms, and Fashion, Karen LaBat, Susan Sokolowski (Global Perspectives)

 New in November 2011:

Snapshot: African Print Textiles from China, Nina Sylvanus (Africa)
Costa Rica, Jose Blanco (Latin America and the Caribbean)
Snapshot: Paterson, New Jersey, Silk Industry, Mary Masilamani (The United States and Canada)
Black Leather Jacket, Marilyn DeLong, Monica Sklar, Kelly Mohs Gage and Juyeon Park (The United States and Canada)
Snapshot: Film and Fashion in Post-Mao China, Juanjuan Wu and Yao Chen (East Asia)
Hair, Sarah Cheang and Geraldine Biddle-Perry (Global Perspectives)
Global Denim, Daniel Miller and Sophie Woodward (Global Perspectives)
Snapshot: Nineteenth-Century Medical Views on Dress, Margaret Deppe (Global Perspectives)
A Brief History of the Purse up to 1930, Kathleen Campbell and Jean McElvain (Global Perspectives)

New in September 2011:

Nineteenth-Century Afro-Brazilian Men's Dress, Kelly Gage (Latin America and the Caribbean)
Ancient Peruvian Gold and Silver Jewelry: Fashion and Religion, Carole Fraresso (Latin America and the Caribbean)
United States and Canada Legislation, Phyllis Tortora (The United States and Canada)
North American Silk Industry, Jackie Field (The United States and Canada)
Technology and Fashion, Phyllis Tortora (The United States and Canada)
Indonesian Indie (DIY) Fashion, Brent Luvaas (South Asia and Southeast Asia)
Pants, Trousers, Joe Hancock (Global Perspectives)

 

 

 

New in March 2014:

Women’s Invisible Labor in Dress Practices: Care, Leopoldina Fortunati (West Europe)
Early French Fashion Photography, Marie Botkin (West Europe)
Snapshot: Jacques-Henri Lartigue, Marie Botkin (West Europe)
Influence of the Web, Leopoldina Fortunati, Manuela Farinos (Global Perspective)
Dress and Time, Margaret Maynard (Global Perspective)
Snapshot: The Wristwatch, Margaret Maynard (Global Perspective)
Veils and the Hajj, Elisha P. Renne (Global Perspective)
Snapshot: Hijab Fashions in Northern Nigeria, Elisha P. Renne (Global Perspective)
Burqini, Heather Marie Akou (Global Perspective)
Clothing Design Potential for Athletes with Disabilities, Kate Carroll (Global Perspective)
The Beauty Blogosphere, Shari Sims (Global Perspective)