Castelbajac, the book, and Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, the designer, stand as reminders to those in fashion that this man was indeed a visionary in his prescient approach to fashion.
Do not be fooled by the diminutive size of this book as it packs a wallop as big as any glorious coffee table tome.
“When you see yourself as different, I see you as unique.”—Alexi Lubomirski
The conundrum with reviewing this book is simply that this reviewer is neither a teenager nor a female.
Regardless of genre and subject matter Peter Gravelle is one of the great storytellers of our time.
In the early ’80s, it was suggested to François Nars by Polly Mellen to move to the United States so that he could work with his idols Avedon, Penn, Weber—a who’s who of the fashion photography wor
There seems to be no end to the attraction to and fascination with the designer Christian Dior as well as his maison, his oeuvre, and his clientele.
After having read this amazing book, this reader suddenly became aware that there is a cult of denim aficionados, “denimheads” to be exact, as well as a culture of denim.
“The chap is the modern English gentleman, and he’s out to conquer the world,” writes Gustav Temple.
There is no question that Focus is a book that must be evaluated on several planes depending on one’s point of view and frame of reference.
So many spectators of the fashion business and worlds of fashion believe that growing old and being fashionable, stylish, and glamorous is just about being an older fashion model, but that couldn’t
The most pertinent fact about Sarah Moon: Now and Then is that this is not some glossy table coffee table book but rather a very scholarly, if not erudite, examination of Sarah Moon’s body
If one picture is worth a thousand words then Night Flowers would be five complete sets of the Encyclopedia Britannica.
The Isaac Mizrahi Pictures, photos by Nick Waplington, bears a striking resemblance to Fashion's Front Line that features the images of Niall McInernery, in that both boo
Frank Horvat is considered to be one of the most influential and notable photographers of the 20th century, and yet he is not as well known as many of his colleagues.
“one of the most authoritative, educational, and gut-splittingly funny books about the do’s and don’ts of men’s style.”
Apparently this is the third book in a series celebrating the continuing collaboration of Juergen Teller and Nicolas Ghesquière.
Vogue Like a Painting is a love letter to fashion, photography and Vogue itself.
There is no other way to say this other than Best of British is truly a love letter to the world of fashion but totally focused on British fashion.
Minh-ha Pham has taken a somewhat innocuous topic and tried to make it a Major Topic.
What is so remarkable about books such as this one is that their titles are often misleading and always highly subjective.
There is always high expectation when a reader opens a book like Portraits in Fashion: Norman Parkinson. The reality should live up to or graze the level of expectation.
“more educational and enlightening than it is entertaining.”
Electric Fashion stands alone in the genre of fashion monographs as this is a book that can be appraised and applauded on multiple levels.
Paris Haute Couture is possibly one of the most informative and exhaustive volumes on the subject.