Harrods and world renowned photographer, Rankin, have teamed up to bring the fashion world a new fashion title. Couture in the 21st Century will be a must have for every style enthusiast so be looking for it on the coffee tables of the fashion elite.
Here’s what the official press release says about the book, which I believe gives you every reason to put October 14th in your diary as a day you must go to Harrods to pick up this new publication:
Couture in the 21st Century is a reference book of fashion inspirations, with a selection of the world’s top designers expressing, in their own words, the importance of the past in shaping the future. Featuring interviews with the stalwarts of the fashion world, including Giorgio Armani, Oscar de la Renta and Paul Smith, as well as fresh faces like Erdem and Hannah Marshall, the first-person text is accompanied and illustrations that span the last century, capturing the allure of couture at fittings and fashion shows, in the hands of the world’s best-known couturiers. each designer describes his or her own particular relationship with couture, while the interview is accompanied by a portrait by rankin, the internationally renowned photographer,who is well known for capturing the wit and personality of his subjects.