The Ultimate Fashion Lover Book List 2021
The 7 fashion books to get lost into have something for every fashion lover: from business advice through marketing tips, good old romance to the classics. Whether your vacation is coming up or you are back at work, these books are your ticket to adventure. Let’s dive right in!
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1) Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike by Phil Knight
Ever wondered about how these big brands started out? We are so used to big brand names. We see them everywhere and it’s like they have always existed. Nonetheless, everyone started from somewhere. If you want to know about the story of NIKE’s creation, this is your chance.
2) #GIRLBOSS by Sophia Amoruso
Witty, heartfelt journey of a young woman who is driven to make it. As any other female entrepreneur, she has many ups and downs that make for a hell of a fun story and lessons learned.
3) Techbitch by Lucy Sykes & Jo Piazza
A bright view on the state of old and new intertwining in today’s digital era. They say opposites attract or do they? Read or listen to the wittily narrated audio version and find out.
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4) The Chiffon Trenches: A Memoir by André Leon Talley
“Knowledge is power.”André Leon Talley
Behind the scenes of the glamorous fashion industry from a legendary fashion journalist, and former creative director and American editor-at-large of Vogue magazine.
5) The Battle of Versailles: The Night American Fashion Stumbled into the Spotlight and Made History by Robin Givhan
‘On November 28, 1973, the world’s social elite gathered at the Palace of Versailles for an international fashion show. By the time the curtain came down on the evening’s spectacle, history had been made and the industry had been forever transformed. This is that story.
Conceived as a fund-raiser for the restoration of King Louis XIV’s palace, in the late fall of 1973, five top American designers faced off against five top French designers in an over-the-top runway extravaganza. An audience filled with celebrities and international jet-setters, including Princess Grace of Monaco, the Duchess of Windsor, Paloma Picasso, and Andy Warhol, were treated to an opulent performance featuring Liza Minnelli, Josephine Baker, and Rudolph Nureyev. What they saw would forever alter the history of fashion.’
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6) Bridgerton Collection Volume 1 /The Duke and I, The Viscount Who Loved Me, and An Offer from a Gentleman/ by Julia Quinn
If you have watched the Netflix series ‘Bridgerton’ and were head over heels for the Duke or just everything Bridgerton, you can get ahead of the new season by reading ‘The Viscount Who Loved Me’.
Described by Nora Roberts as “Delightful.”
7) Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
“Great Expectations offers a fascinating view of the differences between classes during the Victorian era, as well as a great sense of comedy and pathos.” -James TophamThe only thing better than daydreaming is reading. Check out '7 Fashion Books To Get Lost Into' Click To Tweet
Let your soul feast on these 7 fashion books while acquiring knowledge and time traveling.
P.S. Check out the new addition to the blog for more suggestions- The Fashion Library!