Fashion 101

A Crash Course in Clothing

  • Interest Level: Grade 7 - Grade 12
  • Reading Level: Grade 7

We spend hours shopping and dressing, but do we think about what we’re wearing? What’s the style of your shirt called? Who made your baby-doll nightie famous?

There is a story behind every piece of clothing and with Fashion 101 you’ll learn: Where did the miniskirt come from? Why has the military had a stronger influence on fashion than Audrey Hepburn?

Filled with intriguing factoids about designers and celebrities and more than three hundred illustrations, Fashion 101 offers the scoop on underwear, outerwear, accessories, and everything in between. With Fashion 101, you’ll learn how to put together smarter looks and become a fashion expert in the process.

Format Your Price Add
Interest Level Grade 7 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 7
Genre Young Adult
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Zest Books ™
Language English
Publication Date 2019-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS YAN005030, YAN019000, YAN024010
Features Awards, Glossary, Index, Original artwork, Reviewed, and Sidebars


  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers Nominee, Nominated, 2008



“A sure bet for reluctant readers.”—Booklist

School Library Journal

“Part history, part fashion adviser, part shopping manual, and all fun.” –School Library Journal

Author: Erika Stalder

Erika Stalder is an author, advice columnist, and blogger who writes about teen life, lust, and adventures behind the wheel. She's all about helping teen girls find and develop their passions so they can become happy, fulfilled, kick-ass women. She's also all about bacon. Mmmm, bacon.