Score: 4.5
From 161 Ratings

The Chiffon Trenches


  • Author: Andre Leon Talley
  • Release Date : 2020-05-19
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 35144495 Bytes


NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the pages of Vogue to the runways of Paris, this deeply revealing memoir by a legendary style icon captures the fashion world from the inside out, in its most glamorous and most cutthroat moments.“The Chiffon Trenches honestly and candidly captures fifty sublime years of fashion.”—Manolo Blahnik During André Leon Talley’s first magazine job, alongside Andy Warhol at Interview, a fateful meeting with Karl Lagerfeld began a decades-long friendship with the enigmatic, often caustic designer. Propelled into the upper echelons by his knowledge and adoration of fashion, André moved to Paris as bureau chief of John Fairchild’s Women’s Wear Daily, befriending fashion's most important designers (Halst...

Men of Action: The Playboy Interview


  • Author: Playboy, Sean Connery, John Wayne, Sam Peckinpah, Clint Eastwood, Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Tom Clancy, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Bruce Willis, Harrison Ford, Kiefer Sutherland & Dwayne " Johnson
  • Release Date : 2013-09-19
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 3718316 Bytes


About the Series: In mid-1962, Playboy founder Hugh Hefner was given a partial transcript of an interview with Miles Davis. It covered jazz, of course, but it also included Davis’s ruminations on race, politics and culture. Fascinated, Hef sent the writer—future Pulitzer Prize–winning author Alex Haley, an unknown at the time—back to glean even more opinion and insight from Davis. The resulting exchange, published in the September 1962 issue, became the first official Playboy Interview and kicked off a remarkable run of public inquisition that continues today—and that has featured just about every cultural titan of the past half century. To celebrate the interview’s 50th anniversary, the editors of Playboy have assembled 13 compilations...

Tom Ford
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Tom Ford


  • Author : Graydon Carter
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Costume design
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0500511977


Tom Ford Book Description :

Tom Ford caused a sensation when it was first published in 2004. This giant slice of fashion history, now back in print, celebrates the designers phenomenal career, during which he brought the house of Gucci back from the dead and then dethroned the great Yves Saint Laurent.With images by Richard Avedon, Helmut Newton, Steven Meisel and Terry Richardson, as well as texts by Anna Wintour and Graydon Carter, the book showcases Fords magic touch on iconic catwalk pieces, provocative ad campaigns and elegant interiors. Anyone with an interest in fashion will want to own Tom Ford....

Tom Ford

Tom Ford


  • Author : Tom Ford
  • Publisher : Rizzoli International Publications
  • Release Date : 2004-01
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 084782733X


Tom Ford Book Description :

Tom Ford has become one of fashion's great icons. In the past decade, 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

Tom Ford


  • Author : Bridget Foley
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Photography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780847826698


Tom Ford Book Description :

Examines designer Tom Ford's fashion work for Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent, as well as his vision for the complete design of a brand, in a richly illustrated catalog of Ford's designs, featuring 375 full-color and black-and-white photographs by Richard Avedon, Mario Testino, Helmut Newton, and other acclaimed photographers. 25,000 first printing....

Savile Row

Savile Row


  • Author : James Sherwood
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Fashion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0500515247


Savile Row Book Description :

Here is the definitive story of Savile Row, the internationally renowned epicentre of gentlemens style. Introduced by Tom Ford, it is a rich visual history of the street synonymous with elegance, sophistication and timeless attitudes. Including rare archival material and previously unpublished images, alongside specially commissioned photography and fashion shoots, this lavish celebration brings together the Row's tailors, the personalities, the dramas and private tales, the suits and their accoutrements, the fabrics and the cuts, as never before. An exclusive bonus section offers a complete resource for anyone wishing to have a suit made....

Tom Ford s Love Affair

Tom Ford s Love Affair


  • Author : Elizabeth DeRosa
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-01-28
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1950543919


Tom Ford s Love Affair Book Description :

She lived a pretty rough life. She has gotten lost in the darkest parts of her depression and struggles but has always been hopeful of a decent future ahead of her. One day, she came across an article about Tom Ford, her first love. And that changed everything, beautifully....

A SINGLE MAN

A SINGLE MAN


  • Author : Tom Ford
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Gay men
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : OCLC:586020582


A SINGLE MAN Book Description :

After the death of his longtime partner, a British college professor in Los Angeles struggles to find meaning in his life. As he dwells in the past, he begins to contemplate suicide. A series of events and encounters will lead him to question if there really is a meaning to his life after all....

Digitalization in the Luxury Fashion Industry

Digitalization in the Luxury Fashion Industry


  • Author : Anna Cabigiosu
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Genre: Business
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9783030488109


Digitalization in the Luxury Fashion Industry Book Description :

The luxury fashion industry is one of the best performing and fastest growing industries in today's business landscape, and is set to continue expanding over the next years. Exploring the effects of digitalization, this book aims to increase our understanding of the key drivers of internal growth and competitiveness in luxury fashion firms. With a focus on the development of new brand strategies brought about by digitalization, the author outlines the need for business models to be redesigned in order to make use of social media and satisfy Millennial consumers. Offering case studies on leading luxury fashion brands, this timely book evaluates new digital technologies and strategies including omnichannel marketing, 3D printing and smart textiles. A m...

When the Youth of America Gets Together  Amazing Things Happen   Tom Ford

When the Youth of America Gets Together Amazing Things Happen Tom Ford


  • Author : Quarantine Memories LOVERS
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-04-13
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9798636713982


When the Youth of America Gets Together Amazing Things Happen Tom Ford Book Description :

Write Your Daily Quarantine Memories Your GORGEOUS notebook by Note Lovers is here! Great with neon, metallic, glitter, pastel, fluorescent, or other gel pens! It's time to up-level make your note taking stand out from the crowd. Featuring lightly lined college ruled pages on rich black cover, this notebook is versatile and unique. A perfect gift to the person who wants to stand out from the crowd. Makes a great notebook for gratitude journaling, list making, taking notes, or jotting things down. "Black is the new black." FEATURES: premium matte cover printed on high quality interior stock convenient 6" x 9" size 120 lightly lined pages perfect with gel pens designed by a mother of 4 in the U.S.A. Visit our brand name at the top for a wide variety of...

The Road to Luxury

The Road to Luxury


  • Author : Ashok Som
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-03-30
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780470830024


The Road to Luxury Book Description :

A thorough, comprehensive guide to the luxury goods industry for executives, entrepreneurs, and students interested to know about the luxury business As key new luxury markets like Asia, Latin America and Africa continue to expand, The Road to Luxury: The Evolution, Markets and Strategies of Luxury Brand Management gives professionals interested in the industry a holistic understanding of luxury market dynamics around the world using stories, experiences, relevant data and statistics on current market trends. For investors, the book offers valuable insight on where the industry is headed. For industry insiders and executives, it presents valuable data with which to craft successful business strategies. The definitive insider's guide to the luxury sec...

Ten Words
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Ten Words


  • Author : Jeremy Waite
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date :
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780244324360


Ten Words Book Description :

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