The Hermes Scarf

The Hermes Scarf : History and Mystique

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The Hermes scarf is one of the greatest fashion icons of all time. Worn by royalty and celebrities, coveted and admired, and now avidly collected, this deceptively simple square of silk is much more than just an accessory: it is the stuff of legend. Now for the first time the heritage and influence of House of Hermes is fully explored, from the first scarfs debut in 1937 right up to the present more

Product details

  • Hardback | 304 pages
  • 243.84 x 256.54 x 40.64mm | 2,018.48g
  • Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Repr.
  • 292 colour illustrations
  • 0500515182
  • 9780500515181
  • 37,706

Review quote

You can almost feel the cool, smooth squares of silk flowing through your fingers as you turn the pages of Nadine Coleno's chic coffee table tribute to Hermes. You can't help but pick your favoritesshow more

Table of contents

Introduction; The Story of the Scarf; A Universe of Form; A Philosophy of Colour; Legends; Notes; Bibliographyshow more

About Nadine Coleno

Nadine Coleno is an author and editor whose books include works on fashion, jewelry, contemporary art and more

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