Contents: Introduction by Emmanuelle Dirix; Catalogue section: Daywear; Outerwear; Eveningwear; Accessories; Other; End matter: Index; Biographies of designers.
Charlotte Fiell is a leading design historian who has
written numerous bestselling books on all aspects of design. She
studied at the British Institute in Florence, Camberwell College of
Arts in London, and later trained at Sotheby's Institute, also in
Emmanuelle Dirix is a highly regarded fashion historian and curator. She lectures on Critical and Historical studies at Winchester School of Art, Central Saint Martins, the Royal College of Art and the Antwerp Fashion Academy. She regularly contributes to exhibition catalogues and academic volumes.