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LITTLE BOOK OF DIOR

Written by Homer, Karen
This richly illustrated entry in the stylish series tells the story of groundbreaking designer Christian Dior and the fashion house he founded.
March 3, 2020 | Hardcover | Welbeck | 160 Pages |
$16.95
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AGE OF UNDRESS: ART, FASHION, AND THE CLASSICAL IDEAL IN THE 1790S

Written by Rauser, Amelia
Neoclassicism recast as a feminine, progressive movement through the lens of empire-style fashion, as well as related art and literature
March 17, 2020 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 216 Pages |
$50.00
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STUART STYLE: MONARCHY, DRESS AND THE SCOTTISH MALE ELITE

Written by Hayward, Maria
A brilliant book revealing the complex messages that Stuart fashion conveyed about individual rulers' personalities, and about kingship more broadly
March 17, 2020 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 368 Pages |
$60.00
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MODERN LOOK: PHOTOGRAPHY AND THE AMERICAN MAGAZINE

Written by Klein, Mason
A fascinating exploration of how photography, graphic design, and popular magazines converged to transform American visual culture at mid-century
May 12, 2020 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 192 Pages |
$45.00
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BACK IN FASHION: WESTERN FASHION FROM THE MIDDLE AGES TO THE PRESENT

Written by Riello, Giorgio
An engaging survey from the Middle Ages to the present, presenting fashion as a complex process that reflects economic, social, and political changes
April 21, 2020 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 288 Pages |
$45.00
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COBBLER: HOW I DISRUPTED AN INDUSTRY, FELL FROM GRACE, AND CAME BACK STRONGER THAN EVER

Written by Madden, Steve
Everyone knows Steve Madden's name and his shoes, but few are familiar with his story. Over the past thirty years Steve Madden has taken his eponymous shoe company from the fledgling start up he founded with a mere $1,100 to a global, multi-billion dollar brand.
May 12, 2020 | Hardcover | Radius Book Group | 256 Pages |
$26.99
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CHINESE DRESS: FROM THE QING DYNASTY TO THE PRESENT DAY

Written by Garrett, Valery
Featuring over 450 archival photographs and line drawings, Chinese Dress traces the evolution of Chinese clothing from court and formal costumes to the everyday fashions of twenty-first century China. Author Valery Garrett skillfully weaves the story of Chinese dress in all its variations--elaborately embroidered robes, military uniforms, children's dress, wedding and funeral att
April 28, 2020 | Paperback | Tuttle Publishing |
$29.99
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TAKING TIME: CONVERSATIONS ACROSS A CREATIVE COMMUNITY

Written by Grau, Donatien
This collection of conversations on the subject of time between a legendary couturier and leaders in the worlds of art, design, and popular culture will inspire readers to take greater control over their life and develop their creativity. One of the characteristics of modern-day life seems to be that we are doing more and more at an ever-increasing rate.
March 3, 2020 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 176 Pages |
$35.00
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CHANEL'S RIVIERA: GLAMOUR, DECADENCE, AND SURVIVAL IN PEACE AND WAR, 1930-1944

Written by De Courcy, Anne
In this captivating narrative, Chanel's Riviera explores the fascinating world of the Cote d'Azur during a period that saw the deepest extremes of luxury and terror in the twentieth century.
February 11, 2020 | Hardcover | St. Martin's Press | 304 Pages |
$28.99
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I.M.: A MEMOIR

Written by Mizrahi, Isaac
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER"In I.M., Isaac Mizrahi puts his life to paper with the same mix of spirit and wryness as the designs he popularized." --Vanity Fair
February 4, 2020 | Paperback | Flatiron Books | 384 Pages |
$17.99

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