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by Emma Crameri (subscribe)
Editor of the Brisbanista website * Awesome things to do for Brisbane residents * brisbanista.com.au/
Published October 5th 2016
Do you love luxury fashion?
Versace


The Versace book was written by Donatella Versace with Maria Luisa Frisa and Stefano Tonchi. This highly intimate visual history of this world famous fashion empire is going to be on all fashionista's wish list.

Versace


This hardcover tome is packed with stunning black and white, and full colour photographs giving the readers a glimpse at the world of fashion. It's amazing to see how couture has changed and evolved over the years. Almost every page is filled with gorgeous models or famous celebrities wearing the designs of the day.

Versace


Donatella took over the Italian family-run business in 1997 and successfully cemented Versace as the go-to label for many A-list celebrities. Many of the photographs are from exclusive contemporary and archival sources from the runway to backstage. Some of the arresting photographs were captured by Richard Avedon, Irving Penn and Steven Meisel. The fashion is featured on the original supermodels Christy Turlington, Naomi Campbell and Linda Evangelista, as well as many other famous people and Hollywood elite you'll enjoy spotting.

Versace is available in hardcover from your favourite bookseller.

ISBN: 9780847846078
Published by Rizzoli

About the Authors

Donatella Versace is the artistic director and vice president of Gianni Versace SpA. Maria Luisa Frisa is a professor at IUAV University of Venice, respected critic, and fashion curator. Stefano Tonchi is the editor-in-chief of W magazine. Tim Blanks is the editor-at-large for the Business of Fashion. Ingrid Sischy was a revered writer, critic, and international editor for Vanity Fair and Vogue.
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Why? The bible on Versace fashion
When: Released October 2016
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