Lucy Chambers

Helpful votes received on reviews: 88% (7 of 8)
Location: Edinburgh, UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 3,326,498 - Total Helpful Votes: 7 of 8
Apple MacBook Pro 13inch 2.26GHz/2GB/160GB/GeForce&hellip by Apple
4.0 out of 5 stars aces !, 29 Oct 2010
As a newbie to both Amazon and Apple, I was worried about having a laptop sent in the post and that it would take me an eternity to get used to the Mac format - No worries on either front. Thrilled with my purchase, it's like a whole new world
Corsets: A Modern Guide by Velda Lauder
Corsets: A Modern Guide by Velda Lauder
7 of 8 people found the following review helpful
I have to disagree with some of the negative comments in other reviews here. I was simply delighted with this book, it gave a comprehensive history of the corset and included a generous section covering the corset revival from Westwood onwards. The pictures are gorgeous, and it kept my attention from start to finish which is more than I can say for other books I have bought on the subject.
Velda Lauder is a designer not a journalist, it's somewhat missing the to point draw comparisons with works by Valerie Steele for example (a fashion historian, curator, and director of the Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York no less). It's a real pleasure to read something from… Read more