• Love will never be rationed: World War II bridal apparel 

    Hasty, Ashley B., 1985- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2011)
    Wedding gowns have elicited unequaled excitement through costume history. Little girls dream of their wedding days while recreating the fairytale marriage of Cinderella and Prince Charming using Barbie and Ken dolls. Wedding ...
  • Second weddings: a new kind of fairy tale 

    Hasty, Ashley B., 1985- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2009)
    Although most girls look forward to getting married, and the marriage market is a very lucrative business, a sometimes-overlooked market is the remarriage market. This study will look at how Bride Magazine addressed the ...