Databases and eBooks
Oxford Art Online - Search using the fashion designer's name.
American Decades - 1900 - 1999 - This is 10 volumen set. Each volume has a chapter on fashion.
American Decades - 2000 - 2009 - This book has a chapters on fashion. The PDF version is very easy to read.
Bowling, Beatniks, and Bellbottoms: Popular Culture in 20t-h and 21st- Century America - This is a six volume set. Each of the volumes has a chapter on fashion. The PDF version is very easy to read.
Fashion, Costume, and Culture: Clothing, Headwear, Body Decorations, and Footwear Through the Ages - Provides facts and information about the cultural, religious, and social implications of human decoration and adornment throughout history, with a particular emphasis on the decades of the 20th century.
The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Clothing Through American History, 1900 - Present - This two volume set provides descriptions of styles of clothes that Americans have worn and why they wore those types of clothes.
The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Clothing Through World History - This three volume set covers the history of clothing throughout the world from pre-historic times to 2006.