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Mondino: Three at Last
Mondino
Three at Last
Hardcover      ISBN: 3829606699

Mondino's beautiful pictures of beautiful smokers challenge the political correctness in healthcare and physical education. One of the last documents of smoking in fashion, film, and advertising, Mondino reminds us of the stylishness of smoking before it was banned from screens, salons, and printed pages and relegated to a rough life on the streets.

Tom Ford
Tom Ford
Hardcover      ISBN: 0847826694

Tom Ford has become one of fashion's great icons. He transformed Gucci from a moribund accessories label into one of the sexiest fashion brands in the world. His designs have increased sales at Gucci tenfold and have helped build the Gucci brand into the luxury goods conglomerate that it is today. Ford brought a hard-edged style synonymous with 21st century glamour to his clothes, and Hollywood sat up and took note. This book is a complete catalogue of Ford's design work for both Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent from 1994 to 2004. It chronicles not only Ford's clothing and accessories designs for both houses, but also explores Ford's grand vision for the complete design of a brand, including architecture, store design, and advertising. Tom Ford features more than 200 photographs by Richard Avedon, Mario Testino, Steven Meisel, Helmut Newton, Herb Ritts, Terry Richardson, Craig McDean, Todd Eberle, and numerous other photographers including many previously unpublished images. Published to coincide with his departure from Gucci, this book has been created with Ford's full cooperation and every page reflects his exceptional taste. It is Ford's testament to a career of singular moments reinventing the boundaries of style and sensuality in clothing.



"Folio, 414pgs. Solid binding and interior is clean. Text block is rippling a bit. Boards are slightly bowed and the white lettering on front cover and spine is chipping away. This remains a desirable book which extensively chronicles, mostly photographically, the work of fashion designer Tom Ford.

Japanese Goth
Japanese Goth
Paperback      ISBN: 0789318520

This book is a visual foray into Japan's increasingly popular and internationally influential Gothic-Lolita and Gothic Punk subculture.

Collars & Necklines/Cols Et Decolletes/Cuellos y Escotes/Golas E Decotes
Collars & Necklines/Cols Et Decolletes/Cuellos y Escotes/Golas E Decotes
Paperback      ISBN: 8492810793

Collars & Necklines offers an exhaustive array of high-quality photographs showing the wide range of possibilities, styles and trends. The richness and profusion of this book makes it an inspirational source for all those who want a better understanding of this particular area of fashion design.

The Boot
The Boot
Hardcover      ISBN: 1856696634

This is the first book dedicated to the style and history of the boot. It is an elegant showcase of cutting-edge boots by the world's greatest footwear designers. From riding boots to knee-high stilettos, from ankle boots to thigh-high lacers, the book explores the obsession, the fetish, and the fashions associated with this iconic form of footwear.

Artful Handmade Wrap Bracelets: A Complete Guide to Creating Sophisticated Braided Jewelry Incorporating Precious Metals and Stones
Artful Handmade Wrap Bracelets
A Complete Guide to Creating Sophisticated Braided Jewelry Incorporating Precious Metals and Stones
by Kim, Di
Paperback      ISBN: 1937994368

Artful Handmade Wrap Bracelets is an amazing step-by-step guide to make beautiful jewelry for all occasions. Author Di Kim will walk you through tools and materials, basic braids & knots, and fastenings. All you need to make any style of bracelet, whether plain and simple, or glammed-up with precious metals, stones, crystals or glass

- Over 25 projects for stylish, covetable jewelry that combines informal style with fine materials

- Clear step-by-step instructions on basic braiding and knotting techniques, using a variety of cord materials, from leather and hemp to silk and ribbon

- Easy-to-follow guides to using beads, precious metal components, semiprecious gemstones, and more in your designs

- Features a full-color gallery of different styles, plus inspiration to create custom looks for a colorful wrist party

Glam Knits: 25 + Designs for Luxe Yarns
Glam Knits
25 + Designs for Luxe Yarns
Paperback      ISBN: 1600610358

'Glam Knits' showcases 25 patterns utilising speciality embellished yarns as well as truly luxe fibers like rich, thick cashmeres, angelic angoras, and delicate silks.

Refinery29: Style Stalking
Refinery29
Style Stalking
Paperback      ISBN: 0804185530

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING BOOK ON THE COOLEST STREET STYLE CAPTURED BY REFINERY 29

Get set to build your best ever wardrobe featuring the hardest-working looks from around the globe with Refinery29--the world's leading style destination--as their editors break down the essentials of the everyday chic, straight from the street.

What transforms a look from on-trend to trendsetting? Editor-in-Chief Christene Barberich and Executive Creative Director Piera Gelardi deconstruct their favorite outfits to reveal what trailblazing looks like on the real-life fashion front, including:

- HOW TO WEAR modern metallics, mixed prints, everyday ladylike, tomboy chic, lots of layers, and more.

- CLEVER TIPS such as wearing one piece in three fresh ways, building blocks for discovering your own signature style, and updating your closet each season.

- AND A ZOOM LENS on all the details and accessories that totally make the look.

Featuring the fashion world's coolest tastemakers, designers, stylists, and editors, these fearless iconoclasts challenge conventions and inspire a whole new generation of women to dress for themselves and discover their true inner style stars...just like YOU.

Dress Up!: New Fashion Boutique Design
Dress Up!
New Fashion Boutique Design
Hardcover      ISBN: 8492810947

Here we have a splendid showcase title that reveals the functional and conceptual dimensions of contemporary store design. This book presents the newest retail fashion stores where consumption combines effortlessly with sophistication.

Dress Up is a lavish book that introduces the latest trends in store design, where fashion, creativity, and consumption fuse together to deliver a unique experience. Through beautiful photographs, the reader is presented with a stunning gallery of stores from all around the world.


Mittens and Hats for Yarn Lovers: Detailed Techniques for Knitting in the Round
Mittens and Hats for Yarn Lovers
Detailed Techniques for Knitting in the Round
Hardcover      ISBN: 1589235754

This book goes beyond a collection of projects to teach the reader useful information about the yarns and stitch patterns. Every project in Mittens and Hats for Yarn Lovers teaches the knitter something unique about the yarns/fibers that are used. Lessons are learned by knitting mittens and hats for kids and adults. Styles include quirky, perky, classic, and luxe--something for everyone Containing about 30 projects, this book shows you project variations knitted in different fibers, color combos, and stitch patterns.