Celebrating Juergen Teller's long-standing relationship with Vivienne Westwood, the new book Get a Life includes glorious photos from Teller's spring 2010 campaign for Westwood, many of them unseen. This book comes after the photographer's prior two photo books with the designer, Election Day...

love a good jewellery book and the latest release by Prestel: '25,000 years of Jewellery' has got me hooked. It's a sort of addiction to sparkling pages brimful of jewellery drawings, stories, curiosities and interviews. I can't imagine to work in this field without a cultural background...

I read all of her books. And I can't wait to get my hands on her new one, that came out a few weeks ago: "I have no idea why everyone thinks nature is so benign and glorious and wonderful. All nature is trying to do is kill us as efficiently as possible. The book is a complex and fiercely...

She looked gorgeous last night at a book signing with her two sisters, Khloe and Kourtney. Let's be honest, I'm never going to read the book, as far as literary masterpieces go, it ain't one, but that doesn't stop me ogling over Kim and her FIERCE monochrome dress that, quite frankly, takes...

There are very few hats on mannequins — the rest are gloriously displayed on seated or runway models — but there are always more questions: who wore them to what event when and why?? In his forward, milliner extraordinaire Stephen Jones writes that haberdashers are united by "a wanderlust of...

The last section of the book brings it full circle with a look at the suppliers of all this bounty: a love note to the farmers and other food producers who make sure that we all eat well. This is not the book to read on an empty stomach. It may well be the most hunger-inducing book you read...

Gisele Bündchen may have hung up her modelling shoes but that has not stopped her from celebrating her glorious career. The Brazilian supermodel is launching a limited edition coffee table book that commemorates her 20 years in the fashion business.The Collector's Edition comprises of a unique...

Hello-Hello, happy Thursday, it is another glorious day here at The Prepatorium, hopefully the sun is shining wherever you may be. (Unless you are in Texas, where we would wish a nice, steady moderate rainfall for you. TUWBVB, I Pick Pretty, Hopsy, all of you, we feel your pain.) We begin...

Book Review: The Beautiful Fall: Lagerfeld, Saint Laurent, and Glorious Excess in 1970s Paris My friend Serge Jean lent me this book a few months ago given that my next novel will take place in the world of Paris fashion. It took me some time to get to it, but once I started reading, I...

She didn't exactly write the thing (technicalities—"as told to Jeanne Molli"), but all the glorious jewels of utter beautiosity, ranging from eye lifts and traveling with your wigs, to lash implants and homosexual facials (it's not what you're thinking) are pure Pignatelli. More about the...

 

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