Whether you’re looking to treat yourself or in search of a gift for a special someone, there’s nothing quite like a lavishly-illustrated book to decorate your coffee table. Accelerate Fashion rounds up 3 new releases that will make the perfect addition to any fashion lovers collection.
MANOLO BLAHNIK : FLEETING GESTURES AND OBSESSIONS
The first comprehensive survey of Manolo Blahnik, this generously illustrated volume charts the career of the renowned she designer showcasing over 40 years of inspiration , influences , and course
COVETEUR : PRIVATE SPACE , PERSONAL STYLE
Fashion’s beloved blog – Coveteur.com – has released its debut book, revealing the rarely-seen private spaces of 50 of the industry’s notables, including Karlie Kloss, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Bobbi Brown and Carolyn Murphy. The tome takes a peek inside the homes and wardrobes of the fashion most influential individuals with beautiful photography by Jake Rosenberg.
RUNWAY : THE SPECTACLE OF FASHION
Runway focuses on the theatrical context of fashion over the past twenty years, collecting together spectacular show sets presented by designers for whom the presentation is just as significant as the clothes themselves.
From Alexander McQueen’s first collections in the mid-Nineties, to lavish Chanel haute couture shows in 2012, and more from Martin Margiela, Marc Jacobs, Raf Simons and Hussein Chalayan, this book provides an immersive look at the fashion show before the era of Instagram.
Written by Tokyo James