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Pierre Cardin
Our Price: £135.00
The first couturier ever to transform his name into a global brand, Pierre Cardin is unique for his perpetual mode of creativity and self-promotion. H...
Painting as model
Our Price: £35.00
Seeks to redefine the status of theory in modernist critical discourse, arguing that theory is best employed in response to the specific demands of a critical problem, and demonstrating the uses of various theoretical approaches in conjunction with close reading of both paintings and texts.

Our Price: £65.00
This text showcases Gucci as never before, including thought-provoking essays, commentaries, and authoritative anecdotes along with previously unpublished contemporary and archival photographs.
A Tommy's life in the trenches
Our Price: £16.99
An advertising illustrator and artist by trade, Private Fergus Mackain enlisted in 1915 to 'do his bit', serving in France when the fighting was at it...

Our Price: £35.00
Formally and conceptually, the book is conceived both as a comprehensive visual document of the artist/designers' work and an art object in itself. Lavishly illustrated with over 400 sketches, concept renderings and photographs, the catalogue features KAWS's prolific body of work in his unique graphic language.
Norman Bel Geddes
Our Price: £21.99
Norman Bel Geddes has long been considered the 'founder' of American industrial design. During his long career he worked on everything from theatre de...

Our Price: £67.50
This exquisite book takes the reader on a kaleidoscopic journey through the history of makeup, style, and color at the revered fashion house of Dior. ...
House of Nutter
Our Price: £25.00
The story of Tommy Nutter is the story of a man who climbs up from nothing to reshape the silhouette of British fashion. It is the story of a visionary tailor in the bespoke tradition who dresses everybody from Lord Montagu of Beaulieu to Twiggy, who outfits three of the Beatles for the cover of Abbey Road (George Harrison preferred jeans), who put

Louis Vuitton
Our Price: £81.00
The definitive work on the collaborations between Louis Vuitton and artists, designers, architects, and photographers. This newly revised and update...
Our Price: £45.00
The first book dedicated to the career and creations of esteemed fashion designer Norman Norell, the man hailed as the Dean of American Fashion by t...

Our Price: £20.00
A comprehensive and enjoyable new biography of the man who created Tintin. Georges Remi, better known as Herge, is widely regarded as the greatest twe...
Things that keep us busy
Our Price: £27.00
An investigation of interactivity, interfaces and their design, and the webs of complex interactions that result.We are surrounded by interactive devi...

Homes with soul
Our Price: £35.00
Sumptuously illustrated with photographs and room schemes that are bound to inspire, Homes With Soul is the definitive interior design guide from reno...
Our Price: £36.90
Das Amsterdamer B?ro EventArchitectuur ist eine f?hrende Stimme in den Bereichen in den Bereichen Ausstellungsdesign, Innenraumgestaltung und tempor?r...

William Morris and the arts & crafts home
Our Price: £17.96
Now available in paperback, Pamela Todd's book celebrates William Morris's genius, presenting a thorough overview of his life and career, while settin...
Our Price: £67.50
A fresh look at the concept of elegance and Parisian style, personified by the iconic fashion of Roger Vivier. For decades, Roger Vivier has created v...

Making design theory
Our Price: £24.00
A new approach to theory development for practice-driven research, proposing that theory is something made in and through design.Tendencies toward ac...
Our Price: £30.00
Cristóbal Balenciaga (1895-1972) remains one of the most revered and enigmatic of fashion designers. Here, breathtaking illustrations reveal why he is...

Charles & Ray Eames, 1907-1978, 1912-1988
Our Price: £9.00
The creative duo Charles Eames (1907-1978) and Ray Kaiser Eames (1912-1988) transformed the visual character of America. Though best known for their f...
Abraham & Rol
Our Price: £40.00
It is a rare species, but it exists, as '60s art critic Pascal Renous pointed out on the subject of artistic couples. This designer-decorator duo of...