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.
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.
"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.
This is the kind of fashion tome that has a distinction all its own within the genre of fashion books.
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
“This is a celebration of style in its purest sense.”
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.
Unquestionably the fashion landscape is scattered with heritage brands that have been reinvigorated and reimagined.
It is safe to say that Taffin is everything one might expect and nothing like one could possibly have imagined.
“Think: clothing as theater and spectacle!”
Regardless of the quality of the content of this book, the first thing that must be recognized and applauded is that the authors have found an aspect of fashion that has rarely been explored in boo
If you are in search of or require a “how to” manual or a book that speaks of the usual icons of men’s style, then please move on as those aspects of men and their individual style are not containe
While this book is a visual smorgasbord of all things Barneys, Barneys New York is above all an homage, love letter, visual diary, and celebration of a New York City retail institution tha
Relationships, both personal and professional, provide every reader with a particular frame of reference as well as singular perspective that might set us apart from our fellow readers. Having read
As any habitué of the fashion circuit will tell you, the most excitement happens off the catwalk and not during that 10 minute over the top display of a fashion designer’s latest collection.
Vivienne Becker is owed a debt for proffering the coveted, historical, symbolism, esthetic, and mystery of the pearl necklace, Akoya pearls, and of course Mikimoto.
Most often a book is really judged by its cover, which is seconded only by its title. Josh Sims has tackled several titles that all deal with men and their sartorial leanings and proclivities.
Coach: A History of New York Cool delivers far more than one expects especially if the reader is all about the glories of New York City as well as being a fan of the brand.
The first issue that slaps you in the face is the title of this book, especially once you examine the table of contents in The New French Couture.
Lydia Courteille can be classified as one of the most original and imaginative of the 21st century creators of haute joallier.
Be ready to have the legacy that is Brigitte Bardot unfold right in front of your eyes.
Having never been a tourist in New York City this might be a book that is a bit difficult to assess but here goes.
What can make or break a book dealing with this subject is the angle from which the author approaches the subject.