“While this attention to shoes may seem like a recent development, footwear has been a key feature of dress around the world for millennia and has been used to express a wide range of social ideas,
What this book represents is something more than just a glossy coffee table offering focused on female designers as it shines a light on many designers who have long been forgotten as well as quite
A tiara is defined as “a decorative jeweled or flowered headband or semicircle for formal wear by women.” That may be the dictionary’s definition, but it certainly leaves the field wide open for in
Merriam Webster dictionary defines memoir as: a narrative composed from personal experience or a history of one’s life.
Taking Time is absolutely not solely about fashion, nor is this a glossy photography book centered on the oeuvre of the late great Azzedine Alaïa.
Diana Vreeland was never short on proclamations of fashion and style as well as living life in a most fashionable and particular way.
Imagine a book about the headiest times in the world of fashion written by someone who does not rely on quotes from dead people or from spectators but instead a book written by someone who was inti
“very engaging . . . quite a treasure . . .”
From the title the prospective reader will expect a history and love letter to the ateliers of Maison Lesage.
“Who might this book be for?
One of the first things that must be considered when reading In Pursuit of Fashion is that there will be repetition of information given that there are three contributing a
“Skrebneski is a créateur whose artistry extends beyond the lens. He is a master architect of each image as well as a photographer of many moods, people, places . . .
Jean Patchett was a ubiquitous part of the halcyon days of fashion in the ’50s.
Rarely, if ever, has this reader come across a book of this genre that was as thoroughly annotated, enlightening, informative and just incredible on so many different levels.
From the moment you begin to read Dior: Moments of Joy you become aware that this monograph is not like most within the genre.
This monograph is not a glossy coffee table chronicle of the works of Richard Avedon’s oeuvre of this period.
Before even opening this book, this reader was wondering what Alan Flusser could possibly bring to the table on the subject of Ralph Lauren. There are few designers who reflect the ubiquity of Mr.
Don’t judge a book by its cover.
Here are some words that immediately came to mind upon finishing John Galliano for Dior: sumptuous, opulent, mesmerizing, all consuming, unimaginable, rapturous, incredible, and one of a k
Spoiler alert: if you are a fan of Kay Jewelers or Macy’s fine jewelry department or fascinated with Pandora beads, then this book is absolutely not for you!
There are few brick and mortar establishments that can boast a history of more than two centuries, yet Henry Poole & Co.
For any devoted fashion reader or fashionphile who worships at the holy altar of Miuccia Prada and her eponymous brand, Prada, here is your Holy Grail, Prada: The Complete Fashion Collections.
If you know who Tim Walker is and you are familiar with his body of work, then you have an inkling of what lies between the covers of this book, but if you are unfamiliar with the oeuvre of Tim Wal
Ostensibly The International Best Dressed List: The Official Story is the chronicle and history of the International Best Dressed List, but the prospective reader should be keenly aware th