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Fashion & textiles: design books

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Recently Published

Mod New York Fashion Takes a Trip by Mod New York Fashion Takes a Trip


Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

Handbags: A Love Story Legendary Designs from Azzedine Alaia to Yves Saint Laurent by Monica Botkier Handbags: A Love Story Legendary Designs from Azzedine Alaia to Yves Saint Laurent

In this sumptuous full-color compendium, award-winning designer Monica Botkier celebrates seventy of the most coveted bags of the past seventy-five years, from Chanel, Dior, Gucci, Hermes, Yves Saint Laurent, Louis Vuitton, and other international couture houses, as well as top...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

Life is a Stage Make Up Forever by Ellen Von Unwerth, Danny Sanz Life is a Stage Make Up Forever
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Through glamorous photography and intimate anecdotes, this book explores the technical innovation, unparalleled artistry, and myriad inspirations behind the revered Paris-based makeup line.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

The House of Worth, 1858-1954 The Birth of Haute Couture by Chantal Trubert-Tollu The House of Worth, 1858-1954 The Birth of Haute Couture

The first illustrated monograph dedicated to the history of the House of Worth, the world's pioneering haute couture label
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Illustration Now! Fashion by Illustration Now! Fashion


Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2017

The Wedding Dress by Oleg Cassini, Liz Smith The Wedding Dress
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This quintessential book on the wedding dress, newly revised and updated in a collector s edition, is an exciting look at a variety of luxurious wedding dresses, celebrating their beauty, sophistication, and romance.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

Wilhelmina Defining Beauty by Eric Wilson, Patti Hansen Wilhelmina Defining Beauty
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An inspiring celebration of the evolving definition of beauty, from the captivating muses of the Swinging Sixties to today s unique, non-traditional beauties, as seen through the Wilhelmina modelling agency, a world-renowned arbiter of beauty and fashion.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

Fashion Together Conversations with Fashion's Most Influential Collaborators by Lou Stoppard Fashion Together Conversations with Fashion's Most Influential Collaborators

The long-term partnerships shaping the landscape of fashion today
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/10/2017

Coming Soon

Ralph Lauren: 50 Years of Fashion Reported by WWD by Ralph Lauren Ralph Lauren: 50 Years of Fashion Reported by WWD

Celebrating fifty years of America s most beloved fashion brand, this book chronicles the legendary career trajectory of Ralph Lauren as documented by WWD.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Creative Thinking in Fashion and Art by Tim Jackson, David Rowsell Creative Thinking in Fashion and Art
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Creative Thinking in Fashion and Art by Tim Jackson, David Rowsell Creative Thinking in Fashion and Art
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

Pattern Cutting: The Architecture of Fashion by Pat (Northbrook College, UK) Parish Pattern Cutting: The Architecture of Fashion
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Pattern cutting, or pattern making, is an essential yet complex skill for every fashion designer to master. Pattern Cutting: The Architecture of Fashion demystifies the pattern cutting process and clearly demonstrates pattern fundamentals, enabling you to construct in both 2D...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

The Super Fashion Designer: A Visual Guide of Fashion Business by Fashionary The Super Fashion Designer: A Visual Guide of Fashion Business


Format: Hardback - Released: 25/01/2018

Fashion Embroidery Techniques and inspiration for haute couture clothing embroidery by Jessica Pile Fashion Embroidery Techniques and inspiration for haute couture clothing embroidery

This practical step-by-step guide to haute couture embroidery covers everything from machine and hand stitching, to tambour beading, goldwork and monogramming. Whether you are interested in adding monogrammed initials to your favourite bathrobe, stitching a flower on your favourite jacket,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

Other books in this genre

Worn in New York 68 Sartorial Memoirs of the City by Emily Spivack Worn in New York 68 Sartorial Memoirs of the City

The boots a passenger had on when his plane landed on the Hudson River. The tank top Andy Warhol's assistant wore to one of their nightclub outings together. The jacket a taxi driver put on to feel safe as he...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2017

Gio_Graphy Serious Fun in the Wild World of Fashion by Giovanna Battaglia Gio_Graphy Serious Fun in the Wild World of Fashion

Combining the stylish inspiration of Chloe Sevigny and Carine Roitfeld with the accessibility of Parisian Chic, this is a fun, intimate book of fashion ideas and inspiration by a popular international style star.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2017

200 Skills Every Fashion Designer Must Have by Aisling (Head of Design at ASOS.com, UK) McKeefry 200 Skills Every Fashion Designer Must Have
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Fashion is all about experimenting with styles, pushing the boundaries, and setting new trends. Despite changing seasons and tastes, the staple skills necessary for a fashion designer stay the same. 200 Skills Every Fashion Designer Must Have offers a practical...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Lost Mode Clothing Culture in Slovakia from 1945 to 1989 by Zuzana Sidlikova Lost Mode Clothing Culture in Slovakia from 1945 to 1989


Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

Fiorucci by Sofia Coppola Fiorucci

A playful celebration of one of the most irreverent labels in fashion and design.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

David Yurman The Power of Cable by David Yurman, Paul Greenhalgh David Yurman The Power of Cable
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A celebration of Yurman s emblematic cable motif, this book explores the form s enduring appeal through the lens of an iconic American jewellery house.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Brooks Brothers 200 years of American style by Kate Betts Brooks Brothers 200 years of American style

A visual celebration of Brooks Brothers remarkable heritage and how its iconic clothing has been worn and revered by cultural figures, fashionable rule breakers, and pop-culture icons.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Yves Saint Laurent Accessories by Patrick Mauries Yves Saint Laurent Accessories

An exclusive homage to - and retrospective of - the iconic fashion designer's couture accessories
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

Fashion and Textiles Breakthroughs in Research and Practice by Information Resources Management Association Fashion and Textiles Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Explores the latest business and management perspectives within the fashion and textiles industry. Highlighting a range of pertinent topics such as marketing, consumer behaviour, and value creation, this book is an ideal reference source for academics, professionals, researchers, students, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

May Morris Arts & Crafts Designer by Rowan Bain, Hanna Faurby May Morris Arts & Crafts Designer
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The first fully illustrated introduction to May Morris, a leading contributor to the Arts and Crafts Movement and daughter of famed designer William Morris
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017

Opening Ceremony by Carol Lim, Humberto Leon Opening Ceremony
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This lively volume celebrates the contributions to inventive fashionable living by the New York based style innovator Opening Ceremony a bible for the fashion-forward and culturally savvy alike
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2017

Timeless Icons The style of celebrities by Carlos Mazzoni Timeless Icons The style of celebrities

A tribute to the eternally modern charm of stars and personalities who radiate sophisticated, timeless style.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2017

Schiaparelli and the Artists by Andre Leon Talley, Andre Leon Talley Schiaparelli and the Artists
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Published on the occasion of the couture house s ninetieth anniversary, this book celebrates Elsa Schiaparelli s shared creative passion with the twentieth century s most esteemed artists.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2017

Au fil de la mode 2018 L'univers de la mode parisienne by Patrice Thebault Au fil de la mode 2018 L'univers de la mode parisienne

Univers de la mode parisienne a travers la conception des robes et la preparation d'un defile pour la fashion week a Paris. Les calendriers Calvendo sont des produits haut de gamme - avec ces plus qui font la difference :...
Format: Calendar - Released: 26/09/2017

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