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Less is More: Minimalism in Fashion Hardcover – Mar 22 2011

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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Merrell Publishers (March 22 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1858945445
  • ISBN-13: 978-1858945446
  • Product Dimensions: 29.5 x 20.8 x 2.3 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 Kg
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,373,119 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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… a stunning collection of designers, with fashions that you will never see anywhere but a museum or catwalk … a magnificent volume, to be enjoyed by everyone interested in fashion, style and couture. — Technorati

This study of minimalism in fashion includes fabulous archive shots, dress sketches and catwalk pictures. — Sunday Telegraph, Stella Magazine

… this intriguing hardback is the definitive guide to minimalism in fashion. — Another Magazine

For a definitive guide to pared-down style, read Less is More: Minimalism in Fashion by Harriet Walker (Merrell)… — Elle

A definitive and intellectual yet accessible guide to minimalism in fashion, Harriet Walker's examination of the concept is comprehensive. — The Scotsman

About the Author

Harriet Walker writes on fashion for The Independent newspaper, AnOther Magazine and She has also contributed to Glamour magazine and Dazed Digital.

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Pix Great, Text -- Less Dec 16 2013
By Anne Mills - Published on
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This book has beautiful pictures of "minimalism" in fashion over the past 100 years -- I put "minimalism" in quotes. because in this book the word is used to describe simplicity rather than something more rigorous. The text, however, is disappointing. First, there's the print -- an elegant grey in tone, difficult for my old eyes to read. Second, it's got a lot of current art speak in it. Finally, it has less on the Japanese influence than seems appropriate to me. Still and all, lovely pix for fashion addicts.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Less is More: MInimalism in Fashion Nov. 20 2013
By Jan M. Mendoza - Published on
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Beautiful book, arrived in perfect condition. I love it from the aesthetic standpoint and also because I want to minimalize my wardrobe. It arrived in a timely fashion as well.