A Denim Story is a beautifully photographed and styled volume weaving visual tales of classic American denim looks throughout the decades. Comprising archival images of inspirational denim style - featuring such icons as Marilyn Monroe, Jane Birkin, Patti Smith, and Kate Moss, among others - and lookbooks from the authors' own denim collections, this volume highlights the timeless sexiness of indigo. Current and Elliott take us on a journey through fashion history, painting a nostalgic and always stylish picture of denim's role within fashion and American culture. Chapters are organized by theme including: American Summer; Girls; A Love Story; Boyfriend; Rebels; Collars and Cuffs; Circus; Artists; A Girls Guide to Hunting and Fishing; Home on the Range; Native; On the Porch; Out in the Trailer; Overalls; The Rambler; War and Peace; Wash, Wear and Repair. Sure to ignite a myriad of inspirations from anyone who picks it up, A Denim Story is the most gorgeous and extensive tribute ever to this perfect garment.
About the Author
Emily Current and Meritt Elliott have been styling together for more than a decade and are known for the popular denim brand Current/Elliott. Hilary Walsh is a fashion and portrait photographer who has been featured in many advertisements and publications such as "Vogue, Interview, " and "Elle."
."..one of the most beautiful fashion and decorating books of spring..."A Denim Story" is a paean to everyone's favorite wardrobe staple...it takes readers on a sartorial journey though classic styles..." "Boston Proper/Style Edit"."..the tome is an image-heavy tribute to denim using their favorite archival photos as well as original photography by Walsh." -"Los Angeles Times"""A Denim Story "categorizes and classifies denim, from overalls to American Summer styles, workwear shapes to the most loved, lived-in pairs." "Style.com"."..Showcasing iconic looks from cool classics to reinventions, this is a love letter to to an ever-evolving fashion essential. Jeans will never die"." -Marie Claire"."..a love-letter to denim"" -People Magazine""Chronicles the wardrobe staple in all its many forms" "-C: California Style Magazine"."..a tabletop book saluting...people who wear the iconic American fabric." -"Express"
Number Of Pages: 160
Published: 10th February 2014
Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 26.1 x 19.8 x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.92
Edition Number: 1