Everything around us is designed and the word 'design' has become part of our everyday experience. But how much do we know about it? Fifty Bags That Changed the World imparts that knowledge listing the top 50 handbags, cases and backpacks that have made a substantial impact in the world of fashion and design today. From the original 1860 red budget box to a contemporary 2010 Vivienne Westwood bag, each entry offers a short appraisal to explore what has made their iconic status and the designers that give them a special place in design history.Imagine scrabbling in your handbag not for a lipstick or tissue, but for a gas mask! ... than men in carrying these unprepossessing little boxes around with them, but very quickly they tried to make them a more agreeable part of their wardrobe.
|Title||:||Fifty Bags that Changed the World|
|Author||:||Design Museum Enterprise Limited|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2011-03-07|