Tuesday, April 8, 2008

american styyyyle


Courtney Love, Cindy Sherman, Las Vegas, Farrah Fawcett, Charles James, Black Panthers, Donna Karan, Hattie Carnegie, Bonnie Cashin, Bergdorf Goodman, Lilly Pulitzer, Stetson, the Rat Pack, Levi’s, Barbie, Diane von Furstenberg, Vanity Fair, Antonio, Tiffany’s, Edith Head, Carolina Herrera, Charivari, Madonna, Diane Vreeland, the Playboy Bunny, Russell Simmons...More than 200 American style icons are illustrated and defined in this book dedicated to the ever-changing persona of fashion in the United States.

In an insightful introduction, Harold Koda, curator of the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, gives his perception of American style throughout American history. A portion of the proceeds of this book will go to the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. here

No comments:

Recent Posts