A Mine of Information.
This book introduces a selection of the key fashion houses and designers and provides a real catwalk guide.
From Chanel to Versace, and Giorgio Armani to Vivienne Westwood, the story and influences of major designers is told along with examples of their work. There are sections on over 50 of the most influential designers. Not only does it provide a fascinating story of changing tastes but also highlights the names to look out for.
The book contains many colour photographs of the designers and their designs, which bring the subject alive. These combined with informative text tell the story of fashion over the last thirty years.