Do clothes make the woman?

illustration of woman and clothes

That's what makes retail merchandising professor Carmen Keist go hmmm...

Her research on clothing choices for plus-sized American women in the early 20th century yields surprising insights for our world today. It's one of several great reads you'll find in the exciting new edition of your Bradley magazine, headed to your mailbox in November.

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