Quimby's will journey down the street to Jerry's (the Wicker Park location, at 1938 W. Division) to welcome Alfred Ryan Nerz and sell his book Marijuanamerica: One Man’s Quest to Understand America’s Dysfunctional Love Affair with Weed. What BoingBoing called "a fascinating and entertaining …
Cool Hot Colors Fabrics of the Late 1960s
by Joy Shih
Published by Schiffer Books
Cool colors were hot for fabrics in the late 1960s. The youth of the day wore hot pinks and purples, chartreuse, orange, and yellow. Sometimes called neon colors, these cool hot colors were often combined into wild and psychedelic floral and geometric designs. Hundreds of splashy colors and designs from actual 1960s European and American textile manufacturers' sample books are photographed and displayed with full descriptions and fabric content information. This book takes the ླྀs enthusiast on a magical ride to an era of outrageous artistic expression.