Elle Style: The 1980s

Elle Style: The 1980s

by Francois Baudot, Jean Demachy
     
 

Elle magazine, leader in fashion and style, has compiled a tribute to the 1980s in a fun, informative and colorful book that will set one musing on what was en vogue in days past and influencing fashion a la mode. Creations of major designers Azzedine Alaia, Jean Paul Gaultier, Karl Lagerfeld, Yves Saint Laurent, Issey Miyake and Thierry Mugler are featured,…  See more details below

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Elle magazine, leader in fashion and style, has compiled a tribute to the 1980s in a fun, informative and colorful book that will set one musing on what was en vogue in days past and influencing fashion a la mode. Creations of major designers Azzedine Alaia, Jean Paul Gaultier, Karl Lagerfeld, Yves Saint Laurent, Issey Miyake and Thierry Mugler are featured, revisiting trends brought to life by the greatest fashion leaders of the time. Photos from legendary fashion photographers of the decade, Gilles Bensimon, Pamela Hanson, Jean-Baptiste Mondino and Oliviero Toscani, among others, bring the decade vividly to life. Elle Style: The 1980s further traces the history of that memorable decade by highlighting noteworthy cultural events, popular music and overall fads. See for yourself how fashion and pop culture are influenced now by the 80s, and how "old" is continually re-creating itself.

Editorial Reviews

Dallas News
If you danced to Boy George and Frankie Goes to Hollywood, you'll enjoy this book celebrating the outrageous, flamboyant fashion of the 80's.
Associated Press
"Elle Style: The 1980's" documents the decade that produced some of the most outrageous, fanciful fashions of the 20th century-shoulder pads, leg warmers and all.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9782850187025
Publisher:
Filipacchi Publishing
Publication date:
10/28/2003
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.12(h) x 0.62(d)
Age Range:
15 - 18 Years

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