Re: Hat book "Crowns"
- The Book "Crowns", mentioned in a post yesterday, is available at Amazon.com with a $5.50 discount: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0385500866/thecostumersmani
> Hi!----Tara Maginnis, Ph.D., Costume Designer/Associate Professor
> Last Sunday on CBS's Sunday Morning show did a segment on the
> publishing of a new book - " Crowns: A Portrait of Black Women in
> Church." It is a book with portarits of lovely African American women
> from all walks of life in the most glorious hats you have ever seen.
> It is a tradition in their culture and some are one of a kind
> designs.There is also a written portrait of each individual woman.
> You should check it out. I think it would be a great Gift for any one
> to add to their costume library.
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