British Fashion Designers

British Fashion Designers

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By (author) Hywel Davies

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  • Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
  • Format: Paperback | 208 pages
  • Dimensions: 148mm x 208mm x 20mm | 420g
  • Publication date: 26 March 2013
  • Publication City/Country: London
  • ISBN 10: 1780671148
  • ISBN 13: 9781780671147
  • Illustrations note: 350 colour
  • Sales rank: 430,890

Product description

A fun mini edition of the first book to embrace the whole of the UK and its creative influence on international fashion, this inspirational and informative title features designers such as Stella McCartney, Alexander McQueen, Hussein Chalayan, Vivienne Westwood, John Galliano, Julien Macdonald, Giles Deacon, Matthew Williamson and Paul Smith. The chapter on each designer defines visually how Britishness informs their work, showing final collections, process work and studio space. Text in the form of questions and answers or running text illustrates each designer's British influence and distinct style.

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Author information

Hywel Davies is a Senior Lecturer at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design, London. Previously fashion editor of Sleazenation, he has also written for Arena, Vogue, ELLE, Wallpaper*, Nylon, Dazed & Confused, the Sunday Telegraph, the Observer and SHOWstudio. He is the author of Modern Menswear, British Fashion Designers and Fashion Designers' Sketchbooks, all published by Laurence King.

Review quote

"Crazy for Chalayan? Mad for McQueen? Fashion-inclined Anglophiles looking for a bedside-table staple will enjoy Central Saint Martins lecturer Hywel Davies' "British Fashion Designers"..." "ELLE"

Table of contents

Foreword by Nick Knight Aitor Throup Alexander McQueen Boudicca Burberry Prorsum Cassette Playa Christopher Kane Danielle Scutt Deryck Walker Eley Kishimoto Emma Cook Gareth Pugh Giles Deacon Hussein Chalayan John Galliano Jonathan Saunders Julien MacDonald Louise Goldin Luella Matthew Williamson Nathan Jenden Noki Paul Smith Philip Treacy Preen Stella McCartney Stephen Jones Vivienne Westwood