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The world's most influential fashion designers: hidden connections and lasting legacies of fashion's iconic creators

The world's most influential fashion designers: hidden connections and lasting legacies of fashion's iconic creators

Palomo-Lovinski, Nöel

This is a comprehensive survey of 50 of the most influential designers from early celebrity-status designers such as Charles Worth to current cutting edge contemporary designers such as Hussein Chalayan, showing who influenced whom and how the field has developed

Book. English.
Published London: A. & C. Black, 2010
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    700037671875 Level 3: Main Collection 746.92092 ANF Paperback Overdue (was due back 25th March 2015)

Details

Statement of responsibility: Noël Palomo-Lovinski
ISBN: 1408127601, 9781408127605
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 192 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), ports. ; 27 cm.
Subject: Fashion designers.; Beauty and Fashion.; Fashion.

Contents

  1. IntroductionDesigners as CelebritiesDefining Women for a New GenerationArtisansFuturistsModernistsHistoriansConceptualistsBibliography

Author note

Noel Palomo-Lovinski is a graduate of Parsons School of Design, with anMA in Visual Culture from NYU and an MFA from Kent State University,where she is currently an Assistant Professor in Fashion Design.

Reviews

"A lavishly-illustrated and comprehensive survey of 50 of the most influential designers, ranging from Paul Poiret to current edge talent such as Hussein Chalayan…A fascinating look at the fashion world that will appeal to anyone interested in fashion as well as being a useful resource for all fashion students."
Sew Today (Feb 2011)