12 couturiers qui ont changé l'Histoire
They joslted creations and trends to become poets with fairy fingers : here are twelve bewildering storied of couturiers who have developed a dream like universe, and who, often in spite of themselves, were in crossroads of enormous artisanal, industrial and commercial stakes.
Passionate, combative and at times excessive, they provided wonderful creations. With audacious and inspiration, they revolutionized the fashion of their time and its functions, through means of exuberance, work, intelligence and renunciation.
Their names are Charles Frederick Worth, Paul Poiret, Jean Patou, Cristobal Balenciaga , Christian Dior, Hubert Givenchy, Pierre Cardin, Yves Saint-Laurent, Christian Lacroix, John Galliano. However, neither misfortunes, nor jealousy, nor errors spared them.
Through their destiny, this book tells the true summits of elegance and the false wars of all luxuries. One hundred and fifty years on the fascinating world of fashion.
*This book is only available in French.
- ISBN: 9782756414829
- Publisher: Pygmalion
- Dimensions : 20 x 14.5 x 2.75
- Weight: 0.5 lbs