This is an exuberant and effervescent book that stretches beyond just shoes designed by Manolo Blahnik.
Call this the one-volume encyclopedia that centers around one specific article of clothing: the T-shirt—everything you ever wanted to know about a T-shirt and even what you didn’t even realize you
Sharon Schwartz and Laura Sutton have bestowed upon fashion readers a book that few could find fault with; Eisenberg Originals is the story of the Eisenberg family and the legacy that they
“a superb addition to those desiring to master the conversion of color images to black and white.”
“It is a notable achievement when photography is used in healing a family.”
London Uprising is as much a geography/real estate lesson as it is the story of the rise of the British fashion industry in its current state.
". . . the author has cast her net too wide . . ."
Henry Wessel documents life in the 20th century with a well-established black and white photographic style.
Unquestionably, Yves Saint Laurent and Christian Dior are eternally and inextricably coupled in fashion history since it is a well known that YSL took the reins when Dior passed.
"are buildings extensions of us . . . or are we extensions of them?"
"The reader is transported to an exquisitely curated view of the Dior archive . . ."
In the world of high jewelry (haute joaillerie or alta gioielleria) it is a rather well known fact that the French have always maintained a leading, if not, starring role.
“echoes with a vision of the otherworldly, and a kind of purity where gravity has no pull and people float in a world of color and abstract beauty.”
This is the kind of fashion tome that has a distinction all its own within the genre of fashion books.
Manuello Paganelli’s Cuba: A Personal Journey, 1989–2016, begins with his story of lost family connections and trying to rediscover his Cuban roots.
A new year brings still one more book focused on the heritage brand of Dior but the real question is whether or not the main attraction is the brand or the brilliant illustrator whose images inhabi
Andrew Dickson is former arts editor at the Guardian, was at the 2012 Shakespeare festival at the Globe Theater in London highlighted by productions of Shakespeare from all over the world
“The past and the future are her playground, and she relays an open invitation to all who seek a daring museum experience.”
“an extraordinary examination of parallel paths of two phenomenal artists, their work, and their seminal effect, which extends to the present day.”
Gerhard Richter is a painter.
“This is a celebration of style in its purest sense.”
American photographer Berenice Abbott’s images of 30s New York architecture made her one the most influential photographers of that era.
David Foy would like to have to the reader believe that this is a book about Victoria Beckham and her prodigious design talents, which have thrust her into the fashion limelight.
It is undeniable that few jewelers can rival the likes of the brand Cartier.
Gordon Parks: I Am You: Selected Works 1942–1978 is an astounding book displaying the remarkable photographic talents of Gordon Parks, a man who was equally at ease in documenting the Civi