Score: 4.5
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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...

How to Build Small-Block Ford Racing Engines HP1536


  • Author: Tom Monroe
  • Release Date : 2010-06-01
  • Genre: Transportation
  • File Size: 20496906 Bytes


This guide for building a race-winning Ford engine includes chapters on parts and engines, cylinder block, cylinder heads, bottom-end modifications, exhaust systems, cooling systems, final engine assembly, dyno-tested performance combinations and more....

Tom Ford
Score: 5
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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....

Tom Ford

Tom Ford


  • Author : R. A. Hickling
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1903
  • Genre: India
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : OCLC:221014287


Tom Ford Book Description :

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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....

Sketch Book

Sketch Book


  • Author : Daklit
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-08-15
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1686574878


Sketch Book Book Description :

The unruled blank college, office and school sketchbook and drawing book of "Tom Ford" cover....

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....

Haute Couture Ateliers

Haute Couture Ateliers


  • Author : Hélène Farnault
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2014-09-29
  • Genre: Artisans
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0500517711


Haute Couture Ateliers Book Description :

More than 150,000 people work in haute couture. Many of them labour behind the scenes, applying their talents in ateliers devoted to creativity and meticulous attention to detail. This beautiful book takes the reader behind the fashion scenes, allowing the best haute couture designers, embroiderers, leather craftsmen, lacemakers, perfumiers and jewelers to share their work. The books specially taken photographs show step-by-step the complex processes behind the creation of each piece of clothing or jewelry, while many other stunning pictures capture the beauty of the fabrics, materials, dresses and ornaments....

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...

The Great K    A  Robbery

The Great K A Robbery


  • Author : Paul Leicester Ford
  • Publisher : Good Press
  • Release Date : 2019-12-19
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : EAN:4064066161606


The Great K A Robbery Book Description :

"The Great K. & A. Robbery" by Paul Leicester Ford. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format....