Tim Gunn's Fashion Bible:The Fascinating History of Everything in Your Closet
That peasant blouse you're wearing -- think you picked it because it's cute and trendy? Well, peasant blouses have been going in and out of fashion since... well, there were peasants. Fashion reflects the time we live in and is affected by the economy, politics, and pop culture. Project Runway's mentor takes the clothes in your closet and not only helps you "make it work"; he explains the evolution to the style that we see today. This is a history and fashion lesson rolled into one.