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The Beautiful Fall

Fashion, Genius and Glorious Excess in 1970s Paris

Alicia Drake


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Fall into the glamorous and turbulent world of 1970s Paris with Alicia Drake's The Beautiful Fall. This book chronicles the legendary rivalry between fashion giants Yves Saint Laurent and Karl Lagerfeld. Through meticulously researched details and engaging storytelling, Drake transports readers to a pivotal era in haute couture, revealing the intense personal and professional dramas that shaped these iconic designers. Perfect for fashion lovers and history enthusiasts, The Beautiful Fall offers an unforgettable journey through the heart of a fashion revolution. A must-read for anyone fascinated by the allure and intricacies of the fashion world.
'It was all about the cult of pleasure and beauty. Some lost their plumes, others lost their lives' - Anouchka, former model and Paris party girl
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Binding: Paperback
Publication date: 01 Oct 2007
Dimensions: 130 x 197 x 39 mm
ISBN: 9780747585466