Spring 2019 Featured Fashion Books

Whether you're tracking Kanye West's newest fashion work in "Yeezy Season 6 Zine" or the historical work of Charles James in "The Couture Secrets of Shape," the Spring 2019 ARTBOOK | D.A.P. catalog has the perfect book for you. Other key Fashion titles include a 488-page collection of 1200 fashion magazine images; a new monograph on Horst P. Horst; and a history of the Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology.

Kanye West: Yeezy Season 6 Zine

Kanye West: YEEZY Season 6 Zine presents the sixth collection of Kanye West’s YEEZY line of footwear, apparel and accessories. Like West’s past zines, this newest edition boldly presents Jackie Nickerson’s atmospheric photographs of the >>more

ISBN 9783958294066
US $35.00 CAN $49.95 TRADE
Pbk, 10.75 x 16.5 in. / 116 pgs / 108 color.
Pub Date: 03/19/2019 In stock

Archive Species
By Joke Robaard, Camiel van Winkel.

Since the late 1970s, Dutch artist Joke Robaard has accumulated a collection of fashion images—a vast archive of photographs from fashion magazines and other media sources, concentrated on posture, context, background, narrative, image, text and >>more

ISBN 9789492095435
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 488 pgs / 150 color / 1200 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock

Charles James: The Couture Secrets of Shape
Edited by Homer Layne, Dorothea Mink. Preface by Rick Owens. Text by Valerie Steele, R. Couri Hay, Paul Caranicas, Carolin Roider, Charles James.

Avant-garde designs from “America's First Couturier”
British-American designer Charles James (1906–78), “America’s First Couturier,” is famed for the extraordinarily elegant evening gowns he created in the 1930s through the 1950s for society ladies on both >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783959052382
US $85.00 CAN $115.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.75 x 11.5 in. / 398 pgs / 406 color / 63 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 In stock

Horst P. Horst
Text by Susanna Brown.

This new monograph invites readers into Horst P. Horst’s (1906–1999) world of elegance, luxury and fantasy. Including the photographer’s elegant nudes, fashion photography, celebrity portraits and still-life studies, this luxurious volume reveals the extraordinary breadth >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836640478
US $35.00 CAN $49.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 96 pgs / 64 color.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

Italy in Hollywood
Edited by Stefania Ricci.

Loosely following the years Salvatore Ferragamo (1898–1960) spent in California, Italy in Hollywood shines light on a neglected period in the history of the film capital. This sleek volume brings together programs, photographs, film clips, >>more

Skira Paris
ISBN 9788857238876
US $70.00 CAN $100.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 480 pgs / 630 color.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock

Otto Jakob: Ripe Fruit
Edited by Angelika Taschen. Text by Vivienne Becker.

Otto Jakob (born 1951) is an internationally renowned German jewelry maker, and perhaps one of the most unusual. After studying painting under Georg Baselitz, he turned to goldsmithing. As an autodidact, he learned to mix >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775744942
US $85.00 CAN $115.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 12 in. / 296 pgs / 309 color.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock

Edited by Valerie Steele.

Celebrating 50 years of "the most fashionable museum in New York," Exhibitionism illustrates through individual garments, installation photos, images and text, the lively and enlightening history of the Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology. >>more

ISBN 9788857239729
US $30.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11.5 in. / 104 pgs / 87 color.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

Edited with text by Stefano Generali. Text by Cinzia Capalbo, Giovanni Maria Conti.

Scarves tells the story of this perrenial accessory, with color images of beautiful scarves throughout history and from luxury houses such as Gucci, Liberty and Hermès. These accompany essays that document the history of the >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836641260
US $55.00 CAN $75.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 232 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 07/23/2019 Awaiting stock

Edited by Ruby Hoette and Caroline Stevenson, with contributions by (D&K) Ricarda Bigolin, Janice Miller, T'ai Smith, Ellen Sampson & Alexis Romano.

In contemporary fashion, creative practitioners are actively seeking to challenge traditional practices and question the very definition of their discipline. While the mainstream fashion industry continues to uphold commercial boundaries, there are emergent practices that >>more

ISBN 9789491677991
US $15.00 CAN $34.95 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 36 pgs.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

Maurizio Galimberti: Around Enrico Coveri
Edited by Federco Mininni. Text by Bea Marsano.

Italian photographer Maurizio Galimberti (born 1956) never had a chance to meet Enrico Coveri (1952–1990), the fashion designer renowned for his exuberant, eccentric collections festooned with sequins and fantastical prints. But Enrico Coveri’s nephew, Francesco >>more

Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836639991
US $50.00 CAN $69.95 FLAT40
Hbk, 12 x 15 in. / 104 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

Female Chic
Edited by Gina Bucher.

The fashion label Thema Selection and its outlet in Oberdorf, a Zurich neighborhood, made quite a splash back in the 1970s in the placid city along the Limmat River. The label attracted notice with its >>more

Edition Patrick Frey
ISBN 9783906803111
US $65.00 CAN $82.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 12 in. / 624 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 05/01/2016 In stock

In Praise of Hands
Text by Franco Cologni. Photographs by Patrick Gries, Francesco Cito.

A trip to the discovery of jewelry manufacturing. Founded in Paris in 1896, Van Cleef & Arpels is perhaps the most renowned maison of fine jewelry in the world. The book reveals for the first >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831714860
US $90.00 CAN $125.00 TRADE
Hbk, 13 x 11 in. / 200 pgs / 157 color.
Pub Date: 09/10/2013 In stock

Cooking Couture
Edited by Gisella Borioli. Text by Matias Perdomo. Photographs by Giovanni Gastel.

What happens when cuisine blends with haute couture. Can you describe an item of clothing in terms of its flavor, its odor? Or the taste of a fabric, that desire which makes your mouth water? >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831715034
US $39.95 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Hbk, 11 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 197 color.
Pub Date: 09/10/2013

Giorgio Armani
Text by Giusi Ferre.

Giorgio Armani is an important new monograph on the Italian designer who changed fashion history. The androgynous look that characterizes many of Armani's collections reflects an exchange between different identities and cultures, resulting in his >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831720755
US $39.95 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Pbk, 11.8 x 7.8 in. / 176 pgs / 130 color.
Pub Date: 02/16/2016 In stock

Text by Maria Luisa Frisa, Stefano Tonchi, Gabriel Monti.

The great march of Italian fashion, with the boom in ready-to-wear.
Italiana sets out to celebrate Italian fashion in the crucial years from 1971 to 2001 and to tell its story, highlighting the progressive and >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831729543
US $60.00 CAN $85.00 TRADE
Hbk, 11.6 x 8.8 in. / 416 pgs / 313 color.
Pub Date: 09/04/2018 Out of stock

Text by Maria Luisa Frisa, Judith Cark, Vittoria C. Caratozzolo.

Simonetta, a living legend as beautiful as any of her models, is an aristocrat by birth and has spent her youth amidst the international celebrities for whom she designed her sophisticated clothes; among them: Lauren >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831793995
US $19.95 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 6.5 in. / 192 pgs / 130 color.
Pub Date: 09/02/2008 In stock

Italian Fashion Now
Text by Maria Luisa Frisa.

What's hot in Italian fashion now, and what soon will be hot. New stars are rising in the Italian fashion world–a varied group comprised of a young generation of designers who studied at fashion schools >>more

Marsilio Editori
ISBN 9788831798129
US $39.95 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.75 x 7.9 in. / 212 pgs / 814 color.
Pub Date: 09/06/2011 In stock

11'' x 17''
By Elisa van Joolen.

This visual and textual reader documents the first iteration of 11"x17". It explores some of the questions that lie at the heart of the project through contributions by Lynn Berger, Pascale Gatzen, Ruby Hoette, Alexandra >>more

ISBN 9789491677144
US $25.00 CAN $34.95 TRADE
Pbk, 11 x 17 in. / 104 pgs / 33 color / 96 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/21/2014 In stock

Dictionary Dressings
Edited by Femke de Vries. Introduction by Femke de Vries, Ruby Hoette. Text by Joke Roobaard, Barbara Brownie.

Dictionary Dressings is a research project by Femke de Vries that uses the nature of the dictionary definition as a "zero condition" for a piece of clothing to decode clothes and explore an alternative fashion >>more

ISBN 9789491677601
US $30.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.3 x 11.8 in. / 392 pgs / 177 color / 933 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/20/2017 In stock

One to One
Edited with text by Amelia Groom, T'ai Smith, Hanka van der Voet, Joke Robaard.

One-to-One refers to a working method in which items of clothing became large-sized printing tools, covered in black and blue ink. Each clothing item served as a stamp, and was simultaneously being stamped on, thus >>more

ISBN 9789491677861
US $35.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 71 color / 106 b&w / 41 duotone.
Pub Date: 01/01/2019 In stock

Fashioning Value - Undressing Ornament
By Femke de Vries.

Alongside the literal form of ornament a contemporary form has emerged, which shares the ascribed characteristics of the literal ornament, but has an even more pervasive effect. This ornament, that takes the shape of (commercially) >>more

ISBN 9789491677885
US $20.00 CAN $29.95 TRADE
Pbk, 5 x 6 in. / 88 pgs / 17 color.
Pub Date: 02/16/2016 Out of stock


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