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A Denim Story : Inspirations from Bell-bottoms to Boyfriends - Emily Current

A Denim Story

Inspirations from Bell-bottoms to Boyfriends


Published: 10th February 2014
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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

ISBN: 9780847842346
ISBN-10: 0847842347
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 160
Published: 10th February 2014
Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 26.5 x 19.9  x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.85
Edition Number: 1