The Fashion Book (Hardcover)

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By Jane Ace (Editor), Phaidon Editors
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The iconic bestseller – showcasing more than 500 of fashion’s greatest names from A– Z – now updated in a stunning new edition

Revised and updated, this new edition of Phaidon’s iconic global bestseller The Fashion Book takes a fresh look at the fashion world and the people who created and inspired it. Spanning two centuries, the entire industry is represented: from designers to photographers, editors, creative directors and influencers. Marking significant changes on the fashion landscape, this edition features the new people who have fundamentally shaped the way we see fashion in recent years, including Virgil Abloh, Gosha Rubchinskiy, and Alessandro Michele, influential photographer Petra Collins, designer and contemporary icon Rihanna, and Leandra Medine, alongside fashion pioneers of the previous edition such as Coco Chanel, Issey Miyake, Kate Moss, Erdem, and Richard Avedon. The bestselling – and now updated – classic volume remains a comprehensive and definitive view of the fashion industry today.


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Praise For…

"The fashion bible." —Vogue

"Devotees of fashion, photography and style will covet The Fashion Book." —Vanity Fair

"The ultimate fashion reference book." —Elle

"A must for every self-respecting and dedicated follower of fashion." —Sunday Telegraph Magazine

"An A–Z of everything you could wish to know about the past 140 years of fashion. Models, moguls, designers and photographers are pro? led and cross-referenced in this indispensable survey." —Harpers & Queen

"Great for young fashion lovers looking to deepen their knowledge because it's easy to use, filled with inspirational images and organised as an A-Z guide of names."—Glamour

Product Details
ISBN: 9781838661106
ISBN-10: 1838661107
Publisher: Phaidon Press
Publication Date: May 27th, 2020
Pages: 584
Language: English