Fashion & Textiles Books : New In

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Pattern: 100 fashion designers : 10 curators by Victoria Clarke.

From the publisher:

Combining photographs, sketches, drawings and computer renderings, PATTERN explains the processes behind seasonal collections, as well as showcasing final pieces from the realms of menswear, womenswear, shoes, hats and accessories. Concise, descriptive texts by curators explain the designers’ work and the characteristics that make their fashion groundbreaking

photo (4)A Year in the life of Facehunter by Yvan Rodic.

From the publisher:

Showcasing Rodic’s new approach to street style (‘something more like a cultural explorer’), this engaging travel diary captures his refreshing and intensely individual view of real fashion and real life in the world’s most exciting and creative cities.

photo (5)80s Fashion: from club to catwalk by Sonnet Stanfill.

From the publisher:

This exciting book explores one of the most diverse and innovative periods in British fashion and showcases the work of some of the decade’s leading designers – including Betty Jackson, Leigh Bowery, John Galliano, BodyMap, Vivienne Westwood and many others.

Other new fashion and textile titles include Couture graphique: fashion, graphic design & the body, Cristobal Balenciaga: collectionneur de modes, and Warp & weft: woven textiles in fashion, art and interiors.