Chanel: The Karl Lagerfeld Campaigns

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Harry N. Abrams #ad - Now, cruise, ready-to-wear, his campaigns span the house’s collections—luxurious haute couture, accessories—and have established Lagerfeld as a sought-after fashion photographer. Filled with more than 600 photographs, plus an essay by fashion writer Patrick Mauriès, the book offers an unrivaled overview of the house of Chanel as seen through the eyes—and lens—of Karl Lagerfeld himself.

. Organized chronologically, chanel: the Karl Lagerfeld Campaigns includes a carefully curated selection of photographs that showcase hundreds of spectacular clothes worn by the top fashion models and personalities of each era. Lagerfeld’s photographs breathed life into the brand. When karl lagerfeld was appointed to the helm of the then-sleepy fashion house Chanel in 1983, he set out to radically reinvent its image—not only through bold collections, but also by shooting the house’s campaigns himself.

Chanel: The Karl Lagerfeld Campaigns #ad - Women including christy turlington, and kate moss are photographed in glamorous locations such as Coco Chanel’s Paris apartment, the French Riviera, Linda Evangelista, and Rodeo Drive.

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Chanel: The Complete Karl Lagerfeld Collections Catwalk

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Yale University Press #ad - The collections are explored chronologically with short texts that highlight each collection’s influences and iconic looks, revealing Lagerfeld’s inspired reinvention of classic Chanel style elements from season to season. Each collection is illustrated with a carefully curated selection of catwalk images, from luxurious haute couture to trendsetting ready-to-wear, accessories, beauty looks, showcasing hundreds of spectacular clothes, and set designs.

. A comprehensive and captivating overview of karl lagerfeld’s Chanel creations, featuring more than 150 collections presented through original catwalk photography The collections of Karl Lagerfeld have made headlines and dictated trends in the world of fashion ever since his first show for Chanel in 1983.

The runway photographs offer a rare glimpse of the original styling from head to toe, and make this book a valuable resource for Chanel connoisseurs. This superbly illustrated and lavishly produced publication-with real cloth binding, irridescent foil stamping, and ribbons for bookmarking your favorite pages-depicts every Chanel collection created by Lagerfeld more than 150 in all, providing a unique opportunity to chart the development of one of the world’s most influential fashion brands and discover some rarely seen collections.

Chanel: The Complete Karl Lagerfeld Collections Catwalk #ad - Moreover, including cara delevingne, Kate Moss, top fashion models are featured, Linda Evangelista, and Claudia Schiffer. Chanel opens with a brief history and analysis of the House of Chanel from its creation to the present, followed by a biographical profile of Karl Lagerfeld. A rich reference section concludes this essential publication for all fashionistas, designers, and admirers of Chanel.

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Chanel: The Making of a Collection

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Harry N. Abrams #ad - With hundreds of beautifully rendered fashion illustrations from acclaimed artist Jean-Philippe Delhomme, as are the talents of the masterfully skilled artisans—the embroiderers, shoemakers, flower makers, silk, and more—who specialize in everything from buttons and leather to lace, hat makers, Karl Lagerfeld’s approach to design is brought to life, and cashmere.

. Moving from the studio to the fashion show, fashion writer Laetitia Cénac has unprecedented access to explore a world that is usually carefully guarded from the public eye. A gorgeously illustrated exploration of the history, and design process of the famed fashion house Chanel Chanel: The Making of a Collection traces the design process of the world-renowned fashion house, culture, revealing how a collection is created.

Chanel: The Making of a Collection #ad - Delving into the history and culture of the brand, while also detailing contemporary collections, Chanel: The Making of a Collection is a richly visual insider’s look at the enduring creative legacy of this haute couture icon. Yale Univ Pr.

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The World According to Karl

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Flammarion #ad - While simultaneously running chanel, Fendi, and his own eponymous fashion house, he has consistently re-invented trends on the catwalk and in the street for half a century. Flammarion-Pere Castor. Karl lagerfeld is a modern master of couture. Here, women, life, are his exacting opinions on everything-from fashion, style, in his own deadpan words, and Chanel to fame, and books.

This is the ultimate repertoire of wit and wisdom from fashion's sharpest pin. I only know how to play one role: me. Think pink. This book is a cornucopia of his Karlisms: cultivated, unpredictable, sometimes shocking, provocative, but always impossible to ignore. But don't wear it. I like everything to be washable, myself included.

The World According to Karl #ad - Change is the healthiest way to survive. I don't recommend myself as a guest. There is one thing I love on earth: to learn. Yale Univ Pr. Karl lagerfeld's quick wit and silver tongue are as notorious as Chanel's quilted handbag. His wise, surprising statements pop up like offbeat news flashes and are regularly seized upon by fashionistas, acolytes, and sages the world over.

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Choupette: The Private Life of a High-Flying Cat

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Flammarion #ad - I never thought that I would fall in love like this with a cat, " Mr. Lagerfeld said in a CNN interview. Karl lagerfeld’s world-famous cat dispenses essential advice on lifestyle, fashion, beauty, diet, and international travel for the uber-fashionable feline. The book is completed with drawings, saul Steinberg, Dorothy Parker, and photographs of literary cat-lovers including Ernest Hemingway, poetry, Truman Capote, and Edward Gorey.

Yale Univ Pr. This season’s most talked-about cat book is the perfect chic gift for cat lovers, the fashion-conscious, and style-aware readers. She eats from goyard silver seated next to Karl at the table, has been immortalized in Tokidoki figurines with the Kaiser, and has inspired his couture collections.

Choupette: The Private Life of a High-Flying Cat #ad - Choupette—the constant feline companion of designer Karl Lagerfeld, creative director at Chanel—is a celebrity pet like no other. Photographs taken by karl himself include his Sacred Cat of Burma on fashion shoots with Laetitia Casta and Linda Evangelista. Flammarion-Pere Castor. Humorously themed chapters cover diet, fashion tips, along with observations and advice from Madame Horn her vet, beauty, secret loves and pet hates for the pampered cat, healthcare, and Madame Françoise her lady’s maid.

She has it all, from her own iPad to private jet service. Choupette delivers words of wisdom to her 37, 000+ Twitter devotees, for the first time, but here, she shares her complete lifestyle guide.

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Louis Vuitton: The Complete Fashion Collections Catwalk

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Yale University Press #ad - An essential book for anyone interested in fashion, Louis Vuitton offers a complete and unrivaled picture of the collections of the world’s top fashion house through original catwalk photography. Yale Univ Pr. It was through the launch of its first fashion collections, however, that the house reached unprecedented fame, becoming one of the most influential and valuable luxury brands in the world.

Two decades of fashion history in the making, told through a sumptuous array of images straight from the catwalk Founded as a luxury leather goods house in 1854, Louis Vuitton was for many decades one of the world’s leading trunk and accessories makers. This definitive publication is the first to provide an overview of Louis Vuitton’s influential designs.

Louis Vuitton: The Complete Fashion Collections Catwalk #ad - It opens with a concise history of the house, followed by brief profiles of designers Marc Jacobs and Nicolas Ghesquière, before exploring the collections themselves. The volume showcases hundreds of spectacular clothes, of course, accessories, details, and set designs—and, beauty looks, the top fashion models who wore them on the runway.

Organized chronologically,  each collection is introduced by a short text unveiling its influences and highlights, and illustrated with carefully curated catwalk images. Flammarion-Pere Castor.

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Yves Saint Laurent Catwalk: The Complete Haute Couture Collections 1962-2002

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Thames and Hudson Ltd #ad - Each collection is introduced by a short text unveiling its influences and highlights, and illustrated with a gallery of carefully curated catwalk images. Founded by yves saint laurent and pierre bergé in 1961, shortly after the young couturier left his post at the helm of Christian Dior, Yves Saint Laurent would soon become one of the most successful and influential haute couture houses in Paris.

Flammarion-Pere Castor. This definitive publication opens with a concise history of the house, before exploring the collections themselves, followed by a brief biographical profile of Yves Saint Laurent, organized chronologically. A rich reference section concludes the book. Table of contentspreface by andrew bolton • introduction by suzy menkes • yves Saint Laurent:A Short Biography by Suzy Menkes • The Making of a Collection by Olivier FlavianoThe Collections 1962–2002 Yale Univ Pr.

Yves Saint Laurent Catwalk: The Complete Haute Couture Collections 1962-2002 #ad - Introducing le smoking, in 1966, saint laurent also presented iconic art-inspired creations, the first tuxedo suit for women, from Mondrian dresses to precious Van Gogh embroidery and the famous Ballets Russes collection. These showcase hundreds of spectacular clothes, beauty looks and set designs – and, of course, details, accessories, the top fashion models who wore them on the runway.

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Karl Lagerfeld: Paris Photo

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Steidl #ad - Lagerfeld’s chosen photos will also be indicated at Paris Photo itself, allowing us to wander the fair through Lagerfeld’s eyes. We are thus able to “visit” paris photo as if in Lagerfeld’s company, and enjoy a perspective that is shaped by his decades of experience as a photographer, photobook publisher and book dealer.

Yale Univ Pr. Paris photo is the world’s largest art fair dedicated to photography and annually attracts thousands of artists, professionals, collectors and enthusiasts to Paris’ Grand Palais. Over 180 galleries and publishers present a comprehensive historical panorama of photography, from vintage prints to the latest contemporary works and everything in between.

Karl Lagerfeld: Paris Photo #ad - Flammarion-Pere Castor. But how are we to best navigate this almost overwhelming photographic bounty?Paris Photo by Karl Lagerfeld born 1933 provides the answer by presenting Lagerfeld’s personal selection of his favorite photos from the thousands on show at this year’s fair.

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Dior: The Collections, 1947-2017 Catwalk

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Yale University Press #ad - Each new "era" in dior's history is inaugurated by a brief overview and biography of the new designer, while individual collections are introduced by a short text unveiling their influences and highlights and illustrated with carefully curated catwalk images. After the couturier's untimely death in 1957, yves saint Laurent took the helm of the fashion house before being succeeded by Marc Bohan, who was in turn replaced by Gianfranco Ferré in 1989.

Dior: the complete collections opens with a concise history of the house of Dior before exploring the collections themselves, which are organized chronologically. Flammarion-Pere Castor. A stunning and comprehensive overview of the legendary house of Dior, from its founding in 1947 to today, featuring over 170 collections presented through original catwalk photography  In spring 1947, Christian Dior presented the first collection of his newly founded eponymous fashion house.

Dior: The Collections, 1947-2017 Catwalk #ad - A rich reference section, including an extensive index, concludes this definitive publication. Yale Univ Pr. In 1996, before the arrival of raf simon in 2012, designing flamboyant collections for a decade, John Galliano was appointed creative director, who gave the house a newly imagined identity for the 21st century.

Maria grazia chiuri's arrival in 2017 as the first woman designer in Dior's history also marks the seventieth anniversary of the "New Look. For the first time, every dior haute couture collection is gathered here in a single, lavishly illustrated volume--providing a unique opportunity to chart the development of one of the world's most famous fashion brands and to discover rarely seen collections.

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Yves Saint Laurent: The Complete Haute Couture Collections, 1962-2002 Catwalk

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Yale University Press #ad - This definitive publication opens with a concise history of the house before exploring the collections themselves, organized chronologically and ending in 2002, the year that Yves Saint Laurent retired from the company he started. Each collection is introduced by a short text elucidating its influences and highlights and is illustrated with carefully curated catwalk images, each season styled as the designer intended and worn by the world’s top models.

The book showcases hundreds of spectacular clothes, accessories, details, beauty looks, and set designs. Flammarion-Pere Castor. A spectacular visual journey through 40 years of haute couture from one of the best-known and most trend-setting brands in fashion Founded in 1962 by Yves Saint Laurent and his partner, Pierre Bergé, the fashion house Yves Saint Laurent has for more than half a century been synonymous with excellence in modern and iconic style.

Yves Saint Laurent: The Complete Haute Couture Collections, 1962-2002 Catwalk #ad - . Yale Univ Pr. From yves saint laurent’s revolutionary and enduringly popular tuxedo suit for women, le smoking, from Mondrian dresses to precious Van Gogh embroidery and the famous Ballets Russes collection, to iconic art-inspired creations, the house’s haute couture line has been hugely influential in changing the way modern women dress.

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Chanel: Collections and Creations

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Thames & Hudson #ad - Here the house of chanel opens its private archives, and now reinterpreted to become the motifs for brand new garments, revealing a galaxy of brilliant designs created by Coco Chanel from the 1920s onwards, accessories and beauty products. Chanel Collections and Creations. Llustrations: 159 Yale Univ Pr.

This visual journey is enhanced by previously unpublished archive photographs and original drawings by Karl Lagerfeld, as well as glorious images from some of the greatest names in fashion photography. Flammarion-Pere Castor. Chanel's combination of tradition, originality and style has always made it the most seductive of brands.

Chanel: Collections and Creations #ad - Inspired by the house's signature fragrance, the legendary ‘chanel no 5’, fragrances and make-up, jewelry, the camellia, the book explores five central themes – the suit, and the little black dress – and follows the threads from past to present to show how these key items have been rediscovered and reinvented by fashion designers working in the footsteps of their illustrious predecessors.

Dazzling clothes, intricate accessories, beautiful models and timeless design leave no doubt as to the lasting fame of the brand and embody everything that has come to symbolize the magic of Chanel.

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