Synopses & Reviews
Students of fashion design are eager to explore the history of their chosen field as well as keep up with new and emerging designers. Whos Who in Fashion captures the energy, drama, and excitement of the luminaries who make up the world of fashion. Profiles include design philosophies, mentors, and sources of inspiration, tracing the careers of many of the men and women who have contributed to fashion. Not only are todays major figures and legendary designers of the past profiled, but lesser-known people and newcomers worth watching are as well. Also included are a sampling of interesting nonconformists—free spirits who prefer to work off the main fashion path. The picture would not be complete without the style-makers, those with an instinct and an eye for fashion, who interpret it for the public: the editors, photographers, artists, fashion writers, and promoters.
This new edition captures the energy, drama, and excitement of the luminaries who make up the world of fashion. Alphabetical listing of profiles includes useful design philosophies, as well as mentors and sources of inspiration.
Who's Who in Fashion 5th Edition, captures the energy, drama, and excitement of the luminaries who make up the world of fashion.
About the Author
Holly Price Alford is an assistant professor at Virginia Commonwealth University.
Anne Stegemeyer is a freelance writer and fashion specialist.