Category: Fashion

  • Download E-books Audrey and Givenchy: A Fashion Love Affair PDF

    The phrases “Audrey variety” conjure photos of ballet residences, little black clothes, bateau necklines, capri pants, and numerous lovely fashions.

    Audrey Hepburn, the style icon, obtained her begin within the early Fifties, simply as a tender French clothier, Hubert de Givenchy, used to be starting his mythical profession. jointly Audrey and Givenchy have been a super assembly of minds. Over the process their forty-year friendship partnership, either grew to become style icons whose collaborations stimulated traits for generations to come.

    Audrey and Givenchy is a party in their paintings either onscreen and rancid, that includes type profiles on such classics as Sabrina, Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Charade, How to thieve a Million, and maybe maximum of all, Funny Face (who may perhaps fail to remember the various appears of Audrey’s transformation from dowdy librarian to high-fashion model?). additionally protecting their maximum off-screen style hits for awards exhibits and occasions and that includes images all through, Audrey and Givenchy is a gorgeous show off of the main influential teaming of famous person and clothier in model history.

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  • Download E-books Esquire's The New Rules for Men PDF

    Times switch. expertise alterations. Menus swap. And so the ideas for males needs to be adjusted. That’s why Esquire: The Rules is again in an all-new version, with all-new proclamations, regulations, exhortations, and nuggets of crucial suggestion. From intercourse and girls (Rule No. 870: not anyone makes a intercourse tape and is derived out of it a winner) to consuming and eating (Rule No. fifty six: announcing “Allow me” with no truly attaining for the payment doesn't recommend sincerity), paintings and relaxation, and wellbeing and fitness and health, Esquire: the hot ideas for Men defines the codes each winning guy must stay by way of now. And if all else fails, simply have in mind Rule No. 88: No shaking palms within the men’s room at work.
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  • Download E-books Esquire [UK] (February 2011) PDF

    Esquire united kingdom is the World's so much Upmarket Men's journal. each month Esquire covers a various variety of issues from song to politics, health and wellbeing to style, way of life the right way to inspiring positive factors and, after all, attractive girls. Esquire's historical past of top-class writing and caliber journalism, mixed with A-list superstar insurance and nice images supplies the readers an informing and interesting package deal each month. Esquire is the sharper learn for males who suggest enterprise.
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  • Download E-books Edwardian Fashion (Shire Library) PDF

    By Daniel Milford-Cottam

    Popular for its graciousness and magnificence, the models of the 1910s might suffer a few fairly progressive adjustments. within the early years of Edward VII's reign trendy girls wore delicately coloured, flower-and-lace-trimmed trailing robes over tight corsets, accessorized through problematic hairstyles. ladies scoured the recent style magazines to determine the hot designs from Parisian couturiers, comparable to worthy and Jeanne Paquin. From round 1906, those excessively sumptuous models started to fade away, with a brand new fashion designer, Paul Poiret, inflicting a stir together with his richly coloured column robes and turbans. by means of 1914, women's put on was once remodeled with ladies donning boldly coloured, dramatically stylized Eastern-inspired kimono wraps, slim hobble skirts, ankle-skimming tunic attire and turbans. Daniel Milford-Cottam explains those new advancements in type, and the way assorted models have been worn by means of either the main trendy women, and people on extra restricted budgets. The ebook also will examine the evolution of men's put on in this interval, together with the improvement of the extra sleek three-piece swimsuit and extra comfortable, much less formal menswear.
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  • Download E-books 1,000 Steampunk Creations: Neo-Victorian Fashion, Gear, and Art (1000 Series) PDF

    Steampunk is a burgeoning counter-cultural stream; a style, neighborhood, and artform. The Steampunk stream seeks to recapture the spirit of invention, event, and craftsmanship equivalent to early-nineteenth-century industrialization, partially to revive a feeling of ask yourself to a technology-jaded world.

    Packed with 1,000 full-color pictures, 1,000 Steampunk Creations includes a gorgeous and mind-boggling exhibit of transformed expertise, artwork and sculpture, domestic décor, type and haberdashery, jewellery and components, and curious guns, automobiles, and contraptions.

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  • Download E-books Vogue on Ralph Lauren PDF

    Ralph Lauren’s designs vividly include the yank Dream, and he has risen to develop into one of many world’s optimum style designers. His genius lies in his innate ability for examining key cultural parts of Americana—whether from people artwork or the preppy international of Hamptons’ socialites or Navajo motifs—and encapsulating them in attractive clothing. additionally a normal healthy with Hollywood, he has designed costumes for movies resembling The nice Gatsby (1974) and Annie Hall and created numerous appears to be like for stars at the pink carpet. From his ubiquitous, equestrian-tagged Polo shirts to his American-country-club tackle upper-class Englishness, his ability in making aspiration obtainable is moment to none.
    Vogue on Ralph Lauren is a quantity from the sequence created by means of the editors of British Vogue, that includes 20,000 phrases of unique biography and historical past and studded with greater than eighty photos from their specific archive of photographs taken by means of major photographers together with Bruce Weber, Patrick Demarchelier, and Mario Testino.
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  • Download E-books Esquire's The New Rules for Men PDF

    Times switch. expertise alterations. Menus switch. And so the information for males needs to be adjusted. That’s why Esquire: The Rules is again in an all-new variation, with all-new proclamations, regulations, exhortations, and nuggets of crucial suggestion. From intercourse and ladies (Rule No. 870: not anyone makes a intercourse tape and is derived out of it a winner) to consuming and eating (Rule No. fifty six: announcing “Allow me” with no really attaining for the money doesn't recommend sincerity), paintings and rest, and overall healthiness and health, Esquire: the recent ideas for Men defines the codes each winning guy must stay by means of now. And if all else fails, simply be mindful Rule No. 88: No shaking arms within the men’s room at work.
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  • Download E-books Esquire's The New Rules for Men PDF

    Times swap. know-how alterations. Menus switch. And so the tips for males needs to be adjusted. That’s why Esquire: The Rules is again in an all-new version, with all-new proclamations, regulations, exhortations, and nuggets of crucial recommendation. From intercourse and ladies (Rule No. 870: no one makes a intercourse tape and springs out of it a winner) to ingesting and eating (Rule No. fifty six: announcing “Allow me” with out truly attaining for the fee doesn't recommend sincerity), paintings and relaxation, and wellbeing and fitness and health, Esquire: the recent ideas for Men defines the codes each profitable guy must dwell through now. And if all else fails, simply have in mind Rule No. 88: No shaking fingers within the men’s room at work.
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  • Download E-books The New York Times Magazine Photographs PDF

    For over 30 years, The manhattan occasions Magazine has been synonymous with the myriad chances and purposes of images. The big apple instances journal: Photographs displays upon and interrogates the very nature of either images and print magazines at this pivotal second of their historical past and evolution. Edited via Kathy Ryan, longtime picture editor of the Magazine, and with a preface by way of former editorial director Gerald Marzorati, this quantity offers a number of the most interesting commissioned pictures around the globe in 4 sections: reportage, portraiture, sort and conceptual images, together with picture representation. varied in content material and sensibility, and constant in virtuosity, the pictures are followed via reproduced tear sheets to permit for the exam of sequencing and the interaction among textual content and photo, at the same time providing the paintings whereas illuminating its distillation to journal shape. This approach is explored extra via texts delivering behind-the-scenes point of view and anecdotes by way of the numerous photographers, writers, editors and different collaborators whose voices were part of the journal through the years. problems with documentary images are addressed when it comes to extra conceptual images; the efficacy of storytelling; and what makes a picture evidentiary, aim, subjective, fair or a device for advocacy; in addition to techniques on even if those concerns are at the moment moot, or extra serious than ever. As such, The manhattan occasions journal: Photographs serves as a springboard for a rigorous, worthy and revitalized exam of images as offered inside a contemporary journalistic context.
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  • Download E-books Fashion: From the 18th to the 20th Century PDF

    Three centuries of women's garments based in 1978, the Kyoto dress Institute holds one of many world's such a lot broad garments collections and has curated many exhibitions all over the world. Showcasing highlights from the Institute's information of expert photos depicting the garments expertly displayed and organized on personalized mannequins, style background is an engaging expedition throughout the final 3 centuries of garments trends.
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