SC’s List of Top 10 Fashion Reads
Here’s what’s on our Reading List currently!
Unfriending my Ex… and other things I’ll never do by Kim Stolz – An incisive, hilarious, and brutally honest memoir about life online and about how our obsessive connectivity is making us more disconnected.
Toss the Gloss by Andrea Q. Robinson – A book full of beauty and makeup hacks and tricks by an ultimate industry insider, aimed at women over 50 who spend way too much time trying to recover their youth!
The Opposite of Loneliness by Marina Keegan – Keegan was just 22 when she tragically died in an accident, just five days after her Yale graduation. She left behind a wonderful collection of essays and short stories written in a voice, much more mature than her 22 years.
Friendship by Emily Gould – A novel about two friends learning the difference between getting older and growing up. Friendship, Emily Gould’s debut novel, traces the evolution of a friendship with humor and wry sympathy.
Decade by Alexi Lubomirski – Decade is a collection of Alexi Lubomirski’s fashion and portrait photography from 2003 to 2013 – perfect to trace the fashion over the past 10 years.
The World According to Karl by Karl Lagerfeld – Karl Lagerfeld’s quick wit and silver tongue are as notorious as Chanel’s quilted handbag. This book is a cornucopia of his Karlisms: cultivated, unpredictable, provocative, sometimes shocking, but always impossible to ignore.
Love Looks Not With The Eyes by Anne Deniau – Anne Deniau was the only photographer allowed backstage by Alexander McQueen for 13 years, beginning in September 1997 and ending with the final show in March 2010. Her book offers an inspiring homage, through the art of photography, to the work of a great artist.
The Killer Detail – defining moments in fashion by Elizabeth Quin and Francois Armanet – This is a photo book featuring the most iconic fashion moments of all times with Foreword by Azzedine Alaia.
The Heiresses by Sara Shepard – Think “Pretty Little Liars” for adults. This book gives us everything – thrill, mystery, murder, romance… and fashion!
Bittersweet by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore – Suspenseful and cinematic, Bittersweet exposes the gothic underbelly of an idyllic world of privilege and an outsider’s hunger to belong.
How many of these have you read already? How many made it to your list? Leave a comment below!