9 Fiercely Fabulous Fashion Books
Whether it be glossy eye candy for the coffee table, a fashion fairytale or a riveting memoir from a fashion legend you’re looking for, one of these chic tomes should be filling a stocking near you come December 25th. To Gift or Get.
1. The Kate Moss Book
This stylish retrospective celebrates defining photographs of Kate’s journey from model to muse over the past 20 years. It’s a modern must have.
2. Carine Roitfeld: Irreverent
A visual history of the visionary and former Editor of Vogue Paris’ career, showcasing her edgy, Parisienne chic and audacious brand of glamour.
3. Dior Couture
Dior gowns photographed by Patrick. Lose yourself in these pictures. Say no more…
4. Savage: Alexander McQueen
An in depth study of one of the most influential, imaginative and inspirational designers at the turn of the millennium. Not for the faint hearted.
5. Grace: A Life in Fashion
The extraordinary life of Grace Coddington, Creative Director of American Vogue revealed in her own words, drawings and photographs. I can’t wait to bunker down with this one over Summer!
7. Chanel: An Intimate Life
Coco Chanel’s life story from growing up in abject poverty to the height of French society, power and glamour. Chanel would help forge the very idea of modern woman.
8. Diane Von Furstenberg: The Empress’s New Clothes
In this contemporary twist on The Emperor’s New Clothes, DVF’s iconic prints and bright color palette are reworked with her signature humor, grace and immense charm.
9. Manolo Blahnik : The Elves and the Shoemaker
A fairytale memoir featuring the shoe maestro’s delightful drawings that evidence the indelible footprint he’s made on fashion history.
Which one are you asking Santa for?
(featured image credit: Luella June)