Exhibition&Book ‘Dior: The Legendary Images: Great Photographers and Dior’

Exhibition&Book ‘Dior: The Legendary Images: Great Photographers and Dior’

April 7th, 2014 / Art, Book, Culture

Christian Dior Museum will host the ‘Dior, images de légende’ (Dior,the legendary images) exhibition that exploits the connections maintained over time by the iconic French fashion house with the world of photography. Villa “Les Rhumbs”, Christian Dior’s childhood home in Granville, which now is the Christian Dior Museum will show more than 200 pictures of… Read more »

  • Veruschka : From Vera to Veruschka , the birth of an icon

    Veruschka : From Vera to Veruschka , the birth of an icon

    March 14th, 2014 / Book, Culture

    It was by pure luck that the fashion photographer Johnny Moncada has rediscovered an old archive remained abandoned with tens of thousands of unpublished shots.  These include a series of photo shoots starring a very young Gottliebe Anna Vera von Lehndorff – Steinort who, a few years later , would become the icon Veruschka . This… Read more »

  • Annie Leibovitz’s ‘sumo’ book by Taschen

    Annie Leibovitz’s ‘sumo’ book by Taschen

    February 16th, 2014 / Book, Culture

    Famous works of the photographer Annie Leibovitz will be included in a SUMO-sized book, that will be released by the publishing house Taschen In March the new limited edition book will see the light , which is a collection of works from the 40 years of career  of one of the most famous photographers of our… Read more »

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  • Oscar de la Renta’s work and life in Assouline Publishing’s vision

    Oscar de la Renta’s work and life in Assouline Publishing’s vision

    January 20th, 2014 / Book, Culture, Designers

    Oscar de la Renta fashion adventure began in Spain, chez Cristóbal Balenciaga ,after working in Paris at Lanvin finally moving in the 1960s to the United States launching his eponymous ready to wear line and becoming quickly a leading figure on the international fashion scene. After five succesful decades he continues to produce fascinating collections and projects all… Read more »

  • Avedon’s Women in a new Rizzoli book

    Avedon’s Women in a new Rizzoli book

    December 17th, 2013 / Book, Fashion

    Avedon: Women, Rizzoli, € 75 All 60 years of his career Richard Avedon went hand in hand with his beautiful muses . The greatest fashion photographer of America worked Versushka, Ingrid Boulting , Gisele Bundchen , Twiggy and other models of the first magnitude that Avedon shot relentlessly. He worked for the best magazines of… Read more »

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  • Holidays Gift Guide (9) : Diana Vreeland Memos , Giambattista Valli and Bold, Beautiful and Damned

    Holidays Gift Guide (9) : Diana Vreeland Memos , Giambattista Valli and Bold, Beautiful and Damned

    December 13th, 2013 / Book

    Books are food for the brain and soul and choosing them as a holiday gift is just perfect. Today books are even more. They can beautifully decorate your coffee table or bureau and some special edition are pure works of art. Today on our gift list two books from Rizolli : Diana Vreeland Memos, $55 ,a look behind the… Read more »

  • Holidays Gift Guide (7) : Fifth Avenue Style by Howard Slatkin

    Holidays Gift Guide (7) : Fifth Avenue Style by Howard Slatkin

    December 11th, 2013 / Book

    For the book lovers  to find under Christmas tree a gift like the Fifth Avenue Style by Howard Slatkin, interior designer and cofounder of the home-fragrance and lifestyle brand Slatkin & Co, can be a beautiful gift. In this book the lucky one can discover his ingenious decorating and entertaining secrets through an intimate tour of his… Read more »

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  • Rankin’s MORE Collector’s Edition is one of the most expensive books of 2014

    Rankin’s MORE Collector’s Edition is one of the most expensive books of 2014

    November 23rd, 2013 / Book, People

    Rankin’s MORE album , released in the format of the collector’s edition promises to be one of the most expensive books of the new year. Rankin’s MORE Collector’s Edition This fall the British photographer Rankin and co-founder of Dazed & Confused magazine and founder of Hunger magazine, released a major retrospective of his photographs titled More. The… Read more »

  • George Hurrell’s Hollywood: Glamour Portraits 1925-1992

    George Hurrell’s Hollywood: Glamour Portraits 1925-1992

    November 7th, 2013 / Book, People, Photography

    The book is about the work of George Harrell, George Hurrell’s Hollywood: Glamour Portraits 1925-1992 will be released on November 12th , and to wrote the preface is Sharon Stone. George Hurrell’s Hollywood- Glamour Portraits 1925-1992 In the late 1920s, amateur photographer George Hurrell took a few portraits of Hollywood star Ramon Navarro. The actor… Read more »

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  • The art of traveling : Louis Vuitton City Guides 2014

    The art of traveling : Louis Vuitton City Guides 2014

    November 1st, 2013 / Book, Travel

    Louis Vuitton City Guides 2014Limited edition luxury varnished wooden cases of all 15 works, limited to 3000 editions, €450 There are more than 50 journalists, writers and personalities from the arts and letters taking their pens to offer an eclectic selection of addresses in 15 cities worldwide. Mixture of classical , avant-garde or route buissonniers… Read more »

  • “Lori Goldstein : Style Is Instinct ” by the visionary stylist Lori Goldstein

    “Lori Goldstein : Style Is Instinct ” by the visionary stylist Lori Goldstein

    November 1st, 2013 / Book, Fashion

    “Lori Goldstein : Style Is Instinct ” by the visionary stylist Lori Goldstein Over 35 years in the fashion business stylist Lori Goldstein worked on hundreds of projects  working with top models, celebrities, best photographers and best magazines. Many of the iconic photographs by Mario Testino , Annie Leibovitz and Steven Meisel would not have… Read more »

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  • The divine “Dior Glamour” by Mark Shaw

    The divine “Dior Glamour” by Mark Shaw

    November 1st, 2013 / Book, Fashion

    The Dior Glamour by Mark Shaw cover On November 6 will see the light a new book “Dior Glamour”, dedicated to the main period of work of Christian Dior . Its author the American photographer Mark Shaw ,who from 1952 to 1962 , the great time period of Dior’s new look,worked closely with the fashion… Read more »

  • Fantasy shoes from “Art  & Sole” by Jane Gershon Weitzman

    Fantasy shoes from “Art & Sole” by Jane Gershon Weitzman

    October 31st, 2013 / Book, Fashion

    SHARON VON SENDEN – JEWELS AT WORK American designer Stuart Weitzman traveled the world and collected the most amazing shoes, which he was able to meet. His wife Jane Gershon Weitzman has published a book on these discoveries . The collection of amazing shoes includes shoes made ​​of corrugated cardboard, wire , wood, paper, ceramics ,… Read more »

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  • Alexander McQueen: Working Process by Nick Waplington

    Alexander McQueen: Working Process by Nick Waplington

    October 28th, 2013 / Book, Fashion

    “Alexander McQueen: Working Process” by Nick Waplington On the last day of October will go on sale, Alexander McQueen: Working Process by Nick Waplington, a new book dedicated to the work of Alexander McQueen . This is not the first book about the designer , but valuable because in its drafting , he was directly involved. “It’s… Read more »

  • Fashion photographer Tim Walker has released a new book dedicated to his grandmothers

    Fashion photographer Tim Walker has released a new book dedicated to his grandmothers

    October 28th, 2013 / Book, Fashion

    The Granny Alphabet by Tim Walker Fashion photographer Tim Walker has released a book on the elderly,”The Granny Alphabet”.The book is dedicated to his grandmothers Kathleen Walker and Louis. Photos are accompanied by touching verses , which were written by the poet Kit Hesketh – Harvey .There is a second volume with drawings by fashion-illustrator,Lawrence Minott… Read more »

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  • Discover Diana Vreeland in her words, in the new book from Rizzoli

    Discover Diana Vreeland in her words, in the new book from Rizzoli

    October 22nd, 2013 / Book, Fashion, People

    DIANA VREELAND MEMOS, The Vogue Years from Rizzoli, released on October 15th, 2013 The legendary Diana Vreeland , formerly editor in chief of Vogue, was never present at meetings with her stuff or collaborators. She communicated with them using short notes that were that dictate to her faithful secretary while smoking a cigarette. “My grandmother… Read more »

  • Giambattista Valli’s monograph at Rizzoli

    Giambattista Valli’s monograph at Rizzoli

    October 22nd, 2013 / Book, Fashion

    Pictures from “Giambattista Valli” published by Rizzoli The impresive Giambattista Valli’s monograph is a four hundred pages of all the life and work of the designer, whose output is looking forward to the fashion industry is finally beginning to be marketed .It can be bought on rizzoli.com or London’s Dover Street Market. The history of his couture… Read more »

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  • Rizzoli presents “Perry Ellis: An American Original”

    Rizzoli presents “Perry Ellis: An American Original”

    October 21st, 2013 / Book, Fashion, People

    Perry Ellis: An American OriginalWritten by Jeffrey Banks, Erica Lennard and Doria de La Chapelle, Foreword by Marc JacobsPERRY ELLIS: An American Original is the first complete monograph to celebrate his exceptional career.Pub Date: October 22, 2013 New York’s Parsons School of Design and the CFDA ( Council of Fashion Designers of America ) presented… Read more »

  • Assouline presents Elie Saab, a book by Janie Samet

    Assouline presents Elie Saab, a book by Janie Samet

    October 8th, 2013 / Book, Fashion

    Assouline presents Elie Saab, a book by Janie Samet This month , Assouline will bring on your coffee tables a volume about the great creativity of Lebanese designer, Elie Saab . Its author journalist Janie Same is a fashion authority,she has been awarded Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur and Officier des Arts et des Lettres. Samet has… Read more »

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  • W Magazine Celebrates Craig McDean’s Book during Paris Fashion Week

    W Magazine Celebrates Craig McDean’s Book during Paris Fashion Week

    September 30th, 2013 / Book, Fashion, People

    W Magazine Celebrates Craig McDean’s Book during Paris Fashion Week Last Friday  W’s magazine editor Stefano Tonchi and photographer Craig McDean invited friends and colleagues to celebrate the release of a new book . Such a number of fashion insiders is difficult to see even on the most high-profile events : designers , models ,chief… Read more »

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