Monday, December 03, 2007

Chic Reads: The Black Dress by Valerie Steele

Ever since Coco Chanel dared to wear black to an event that wasn't a funeral, the little black dress has been coveted by women around the world. In fact, it's achieved an iconic status in the fashion world - nothing is quite as simple or chic as a little black dress. Really, it is only fitting that a gorgeous book has been dedicated to this wardrobe staple.

Explore the history of the little black dress with this fantastic volume from Valerie Steele. Containing lush photographs of dresses designed by everyone from Coco herself to Yohji Yamamoto, it is the perfect gift for any fashion lover on your list.

Purchase "The Black Dress" on Amazon here.


atelier said...

I was looking for one book like this one, thanks;)

TenderGirl said...

pretty !!!