1st Edition

Historical Wig Styling Set

ISBN 9780415836562
Published April 25, 2013 by Routledge

USD $72.95

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Book Description

Let Historical Wig Styling: Anicent Egypt to the 1830s and Historical Wig Styling: Victorian to the Present be your guides to creating beautiful, historically accurate hairstyles for your theatrical productions. Each chapter begins  with artwork of historic figures that influenced the look of each period. Detailed step-by-step instructions explain how to create their iconic hairstyles, illustrated by photographs showing the finished look from every angle. You’ll also learn about the necessary supplies and styling products needed to create the perfect coif, tips for proper wig handling, and basic styling techniques useful when working with wigs or real hair. Give your production the look of authenticity with tips from these gorgeous wig styling guides!

This set includes both Historical Wig Styling volumes: Ancient Egypt to the 1830s and Victorian to the Present.

Table of Contents

HISTORICAL WIG STYLING, VOLUME 1: Ancient Egypt to the 1830s


CHAPTER 1-Introduction to Wig Styling Techniques

CHAPTER 2-Ancient Egyptian styling

CHAPTER 3-Ancient Greek styling

CHAPTER 4-Ancient Roman styling

CHAPTER 5-Medieval styling

CHAPTER 6-Renaissance styling

CHAPTER 7-Elizabethan styling

CHAPTER 8-Cavalier styling

CHAPTER 9-Restoration styling

CHAPTER 10-Powdered wig styling

CHAPTER 11-Regency/Empire styling

CHAPTER 12-Biedermeier

APPENDIX-Glossary of hairstyling terms


HISTORICAL WIG STYLING, VOLUME 2: Victorian to the Present 


CHAPTER 1-Introduction to Wig Styling Techniques

CHAPTER 2-Romantic/Victorian styling

CHAPTER 3-Late Victorian styling

CHAPTER 4-1890s styling

CHAPTER 5-1900-1910 Styling

CHAPTER 6-1910-1920 styling

CHAPTER 7-1920s styling

CHAPTER 8-1930s styling

CHAPTER 9-1940s styling

CHAPTER 10-1950s styling

CHAPTER 11-1960s styling

CHAPTER 12-1970s and 80s styling

CHAPTER 13-Present day and avant garde styling

APPENDIX-Glossary of hairstyling terms

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