While the subject matter couldn’t be more topical and of the moment, there are several components and aspects of the book that seem to have been left out or just overlooked.
“Fashionphiles, Francophiles, and the historically inclined will fall in love with this lettre d'amour to the palace of Versailles and to the worl
There are libraries filled with books that celebrate the glories of fashion, but there are scant few books that can sit beside Norell: Master of American Fashion.
American Runway will disappoint many for a variety of reasons.
Anyone who knows anything about the old Hollywood studio system will tell you that movie stars were treated like Barbie dolls.
Consider this epic volume to be the last word in everything you ever wanted to know about The House of Worth and its eponymous founder as well as his descendants.
What is unmistakable here is that Life Is a Stage: Make Up For Ever is as much about the photographic images as it is about the brand.
From the outset there are several things that the perspective reader must be made keenly aware of before diving into The Cartier Tank Watch.
“Broadbent breaks the mold of fashion imagery in ways that most cannot fathom.”
“the ultimate guide to A-List brands for men who can afford this luxury.”
Rarely does a reader get to enjoy the sensation of sheer joy while being reminded that there are indeed many reasons to buy, own, and read a book.
“Catwalking is a very personal and intimate chronicle . . .”
Brooks Brothers is commemorating its bicentennial year this year, and what better way to celebrate than to serve up a monograph that recounts its history via compelling visuals and great text.
For some readers, Switched On will be a trip down memory lane; others will be made aware of just how potently and powerfully these women influenced the international worlds of fashion and
While the name might not be the first one that comes to mind when speaking of the greatest 20th century photographers, Sheila Metzner is unequivocally one of the greatest artists to ever wield a ca
It is possible that there is an audience of readers for Paris: Through a Fashion Eye but they would have to be rather or hugely uninformed with no Internet access or maybe some starry eyed
One of the most difficult tasks for any writer is to convey emotions to the reader as well as to elicit an emotional response from the reader.
Some will say who? Some will say why?
If you were expecting a visual and written history of this heritage brand and its products you might be sorely disappointed with Louis Vuitton: A Passion for Creation.
It’s a bit difficult to wrap your head around that fact that Fiorucci is celebrating its 50th anniversary.
“Visually and intellectually stimulating.”
What comes to mind with this book is the slogan used in the ’50s: “often imitated never duplicated.”
It is a rare occurrence that any designer or brand has two books published, both of which are singularly devoted to their oeuvre, let alone a Generation X designer whose name is hardly one that fal
“Dior remains an endless reservoir for subject matter as rarely, if ever, has there been a book about Dior that is a disappointment.”
“The emergence of modern fashion (la mode) is closely related to the rise of urban modernity (la modernité).”