Foreword by Patrick Mauries * Haute Couture * Shoes * Dogs * The Little Black Dress * The Dandy * Eros & Erotica * Eccentricity * Snobbery * Shopping and Spending
Wise and witty words from the fashionable, from Mae West to Lady Gaga, illustrated by specially commissioned drawings by Christian Lacroix - the perfect gift for fashion lovers!
Patrick Mauries is a writer and publisher of many notable titles on fashion and design, including Jewelry by Chanel, A Cabinet of Rarities, The World According to Karl and Fashion Quotes to name a few, all published by Thames & Hudson. Jean-Christophe Napias is an author, translator and editor of books on dandies, dance music and camp culture.
'Wonderful sartorial musings ... beautifully illustrated by Christian Lacroix' - Daily Telegraph 'A must for the intelligent fashionista's dressing table' - The Lady