Hedi Slimane: Intermission

By: Slimane, Hedi

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Brad Pitt was married in one of his suits, John Galliano dressed in one of his jackets to receive a prestigious award, Karl Lagerfeld never wears anything else, and women as dashing and fashionable as Madonna, Catherine Deneuve, and Cecilia Dean go drag to wear his designs. Hedi Slimane, the young designer who left Yves Saint Laurent to reinvent Christian Dior's menswear image, embraces the cosmopolitanism of the old-school couturier as well as the conventional trappings of the modern-day uberdesigner. He reconfigures classical pieces via subtle tailoring tricks, discreetly adding such dandified details as black leather carnation buttonholes, tiny emerald-cut diamond pins clipped to a pant fly, and clear sequins dispersed in the folds of pleats. He is the leader of an anti-technological, anti-velcro revolution that is striving to take men's fashions forward to the luxurious, armorial, sophisticated standards of time past. As Slimane himself has said, "For me, tradition is now." Intermission was conceived and built by Slimane himself as an artist's book. Published in collaboration with Pitti Immagine.

Title: Hedi Slimane: Intermission

Author Name: Slimane, Hedi

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Charta:

ISBN Number: 8881583747

ISBN Number 13: 9788881583744

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: Z8881583747Z2

Description: 8881583747 Clean, unread hardcover with light shelfwear including a very small bump/tear to the boards and a publisher's mark to one edge - otherwise Nice!