Rare Bird of Fashion: The Irreverent Iris Apfel (Hardback)
  • Rare Bird of Fashion: The Irreverent Iris Apfel (Hardback)

Rare Bird of Fashion: The Irreverent Iris Apfel (Hardback)

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Hardback 160 Pages
Published: 12/03/2007
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A true original: this lavishly photographed book captures the style of American fashion maverick Iris Apfel, who, over the past forty years, has cultivated a personal chic that is exuberantly idiosyncratic. Combining genres, colours, textures and patterns without regard to period, provenance or, ultimately, aesthetic convention, she is one of the few style icons of our time. Here, in over ninety sumptuous colour plates, Eric Boman shows off a selection of her extraordinary outfits on wittily posed mannequins.

Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
ISBN: 9780500513446
Number of pages: 160
Weight: 1300 g
Dimensions: 306 x 229 mm


'A stunning visual record of how Apfel can combine fabrics, colours and accessories with breathtaking élan. A must for any clothes lover' - The Irish Times

'The “anything goes” bravura of style at its most imaginative' - Harold Koda

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“A Rare Bird Indeed”

This beautiful book is full of wonderful photographs, a visual journey throughout the absolutely fascinating life of Iris Apfel. Her story and anecdotes are a joy to read, I really warmed to her and found the book... More

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