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2 edition of Creative West African fashion. found in the catalog.

Creative West African fashion.

Barbara K Nordquist

Creative West African fashion.

by Barbara K Nordquist

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Published by Textile Book Service in Plainfield, N.J.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dressmaking -- Pattern design,
  • Costume -- Africa, West

  • Edition Notes

    StatementClothing: Barbara Nordquist. Fabrics: Jean Mettam. Interpretations: Peggy Hoyle
    ContributionsMettam, E. Jean, Hoyle, Peggy
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p.
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14633065M

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