Very few brands enjoy or have enjoyed the attention that surrounds Christian Dior.
For those who consider themselves fashion cognoscenti, it is a given that the name Jean Patou registers as one of the founders of haute couture.
To cover 100 years of Irish history in one volume of photographs is a daunting undertaking.
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A delightful book that deals with an aspect of fashion that will far outlive the clothes and the designer: fashion illustration.
“If the civil war crippled the South then air conditioning finished it off.”
“. . . an extremely interesting and enlightening volume that suggests that fashion is indeed everywhere we look.”
“. . . a crash course in some of the greatest fashion photographs of the 20th century.”
“. . . mini treasure of a book.”
Come assolutamente favoloso e divina! How absolutely fabulous and divine!
“The handmade home is the oldest form of building and also the most personal.
“In Search of the Miraculous aptly captures the tension involved in reconciling the artist’s aspirations to do great work and the client’s objectives.
“This reviewer certainly left its pages with an entirely different opinion about someone whom I had previously dismissed as the ‘Johnny one note’ who was only known for creating the queen’s
“This is a paean to one of the world’s lesser-known fashion designers, and Dream the World Awake is a book that should find itself in every supposedly au courant fashion library, f
“Transfigurations is a photo essay collection that strives to reveal transgender people as persons who have chosen to undergo major surgery to become what they believe they should
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It should come as no surprise to find that Ms. Kazanjian’s opus is all about the covers of Vogue magazine starting from its inception in the 1890s to the present time.
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“The Flag is an exceptional photographic collection.
“Before the Paparazzi is the Pulitzer Prize-nominated press photographer Arty Pomerantz’s love letter to the art of press photography during a different time, in a world that no lo
“an extraordinary book of stunning black and white images of the men and boys, women and girls, who lost limbs and loved ones and managed to pick up the pieces of their lives and move on af
“. . . written in an easy to read and friendly style, it is a serious how-to guide by a gifted photographer.”
Cost to see the Beatles during their first North American tour in Vancouver, Canada on August 22, 1964: $3.50.
A short, novella-style book with no words, Images You Should Not Masturbate To uses random photographic images of common objects that, when viewed on their own merit, contain no hint of se