The Dress: 100 Iconic Moments in Fashion


From Ms Hepburn’s elegant black shift to Lady Gaga’s meat gown, The Dress relives the marvellous and unforgettable dresses of fashion: think Liz Hurley’s safety-pin ensemble, Princess Di’s never- ending wedding dress, or that unforgettable white halter sported by Marilyn in The Seven Year Itch. Megan Hess’ fabulous illustrations celebrate a collection of frocks that take readers on a decadent romp through fashion history, from the haute to the hot. Hess has spent her career exploring and illustrating fashion, and though it is an ever-evolving, ever-inspiring beast, there are particular instances that shine on through the years. This is a compendium of gowns that have read more

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ISBN:

9781742708232

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

224

Dimensions:

22cm x 15cm

Weight:

660g

RRP:

$29.99

Category:

Fashion and Beauty , History , Art and Photography

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 October 2014

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Megan Hess

Australian illustrator Megan Hess’ signature signature style of fashion illusration has made her a favourite with international fashion labels. Hess was born and studied in Queensland before moving to London to pursue a career in illustration. While Hess has lived and worked all over the world, she now resides in Melbourne, with her family.