10 Books That Are Crucial to Your Fashion Education
There are so many great fashion books on the market now that it can be hard to know which ones are absolutely essential reads. To make it a little easier on you, we’ve selected the 10 books that we believe are crucial to your fashion education! Read these and you can safely consider yourself an expert.
Scroll down to discover and shop 10 of the best fashion books of all time.
Agins explores how fashion went from being an elitest industry to one that caters to the mass market, and shares plenty of juicy industry anecdotes along the way.
Callahan unpacks the alternative fashion era that was the '90s by focusing on the most iconic personalities from that time. You'll never see any of them the same way!
Dana Thomas Gods and Kings: The Rise and Fall of Alexander McQueen and John Galliano ($22)
Thomas traces how two of fashion's anti-establishment critical darlings fell from grace due to the extreme pressures of the industry.
Alicia Drake The Beautiful Fall: Fashion, Genius, and Glorious Excess in 1970s Paris ($19)
Drake unpacks the glamorous fashion world of 1970s Paris and focuses in on one of its greatest rivalries: Karl Lagerfeld vs. Yves Saint Laurent.