Vogue on Hubert de Givenchy


The handsome, aristocratic Hubert de Givenchy blended the hallowed traditions of haute couture with a modern sensibility. For 40 years he focused always on purity of line, but combined an artist's eye with a keen entrepreneurial mind. His innovative 1952 debut collection made its mark by presenting separates, then a little-known approach to fashion. This book examines his career.

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ISBN:

9781849493130

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

160

Dimensions:

21cm x 16cm

Weight:

640g

RRP:

$29.99

Category:

Fashion and Beauty , Biography and Memoir , Art and Photography

Series:

Vogue on Designers

Publisher:

Quadrille Publishing Ltd

Published:

02 September 2013

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Drusilla Beyfus

Drusilla Beyfus is a journalist, broadcaster and well-known commentator on modern modes and manners. Formerly a senior tutor at Central Saint Martin’s College of Art and Design, she has contributed to numerous magazines and newspapers, featured in many television and radio programmes and is the author of several books on etiquette. Her most recent book is Vogue on: Hubert de Givenchy.