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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.

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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.

Carine Roitfeld: Irreverent

Carine Roitfeld: Irreverent

3. Dior Couture

Dior gowns photographed by Patrick. Lose yourself in these pictures. Say no more…

Dior Couture edited by Patrick Demarchelier

Dior Couture edited by Demarchelier

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.

Savage. Alexander McQueen

Savage. Alexander McQueen

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!

Grace: A Life in Fashion

Grace: A Life in Fashion

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.

Chanel: An Intimate Life by Lisa

Chanel: An Intimate Life by Lisa

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.

Diane Von Furstenberg: The Empress's New Clothes

Diane Von Furstenberg: The Empress’s New Clothes

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.

Manolo Blahnik - The Elves & The Shoemaker

Manolo Blahnik – The Elves & The Shoemaker

Which one are you asking Santa for?

Kate xx

(featured image credit: Luella June)

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