In our new year resolutions…read more books and wear more fashion. Mixing both is this list of the best fashion books of 2015.
Ellen von Unwerth, Ingrid Sischy: Ellen von Unwerth. Fräulein. A compilation of the last 15 years of work of one of the most original and relevant fashion photographers of our time. Once a top model herself, Ellen von Unwerth knows erotic femininity and beauty better than anyone else.
Valentino, Francesco Bonami, Photograph by Laziz Hamani: Valentino: Mirabilia Romae. The Italian art curator Francesco Bonami dives into the world of Valentino, exploring Chiuri and Piccioli’s source of inspiration and their contributions to fashion as creative artists.
Bérénice Geoffroy-Schneiter: Cartier. Panthère. With images and sketches from Cartier’s archive, this book explores the evolution and influence of their icon of all icons, the panther.
Nichelle Gainer: Vintage Black Glamour. This book compiles photographs of divas such as Josephine Baker, Diana Ross or Ophelia De Vore.
Alber Elbaz: Lanvin: I love you. Alber Elbaz said goodbye this year and this could well be a magnificent tribute to his amazing influence and contribution to the fashion house.