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Harper’s Bazaar: Greatest Hits (hardcover, 13.25" x 10" x 1.25") by Glenda Bailey ((Editor in Chief of Harper's Bazaar) is a collection of more than 300 photographs that chronicles the best fashion, photography, and graphic design of our time. What a beautiful book - for you or to give as a gift.
This visually engaging book celebrates the work of contemporary artist Rob Pruitt, best known for applying a whimsical pop aesthetic to a variety of mediums, such as painting, drawing, sculpture, textiles, and industrial design. The comprehensive monograph includes essays and quotes from friends, artists, critics, and celebrity fans. By Rob Pruitt. Introduction by Max Brown. Contributions by Jeffrey Deitch. Published by Abrams Books. (March 1, 2010.) Hardcover. 224 pages. 10.00" length x 1.00" width x 11.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780810954328.
Featuring vintage and specially commissioned photographs, this slipcase volume explores the legendary holdings of the Cartier collections and archive to showcase the house's breathtaking jewels and accessories. ByMargaret Young-Sánchez; with essays byMartin Chapman, Michael Hall, Stefano Papi and Janet Zapata; foreword by Christoph Heinrich; introduction by Pierre Rainero Published by The Vendome Press in association with the Denver Art Museum Hardcover 272 pages 9.75" length x 1.00" width x 12.25" height, approximately (without slipcase)
Catering company Pinch Food Design's co-owners, TJ Girard and Bob Spiegel, offer recipes and entertaining tips to make your next party a guaranteed hit. By TJ Girard and Bob Spiegel, with Casey Barber Published by Abrams Hardcover 224 pages 8.25" length x 1.00" width x 10.25" height, approximately
In light of Rosé's rising popularity, this essential guide invites readers to learn about the history and creation of pink wine as well as where to find the best of it. Author and wine columnist Katherine Cole organizes this book's chapters by regions, each with its own exciting atmosphere and flavors. By Katherine Cole. Published by Harry N. Abrams. (April 11, 2017.) Hardcover. 288 pages. 5.8" length x 1.0" width x 10.2" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419724107.
This updated volume is filled with more than 200 new photographs of The New York Botanical Garden. Founded in 1891, the urban oasis celebrates its 125th year as an internationally renowned leader in plant research and conservation. With new additions providing in-depth views of the plants, gardens, architecture, and landscape, this book will delight readers with its beautifully documented history. By Gregory Long and Todd A. Forrest. Published by Harry N. Abrams; Revised, Updated ed. edition. (April 5, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 252 pages. 11.00" length x 1.25" width x 11.75" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419719752.
This beautiful book is a compilation of images from acclaimed photographer Slim Aarons, showcasing the extraordinary women who most influenced his career. The photographs feature big personalities like Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe in some of the most glamorous locations around the world. By Laura Hawk. Photographs by Slim Aarons and Getty Images. Published by Abrams. (October 4, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 240 pages. 10.25" length x 1.00" width x 12.25" height (approximately). ISBN:9781419722424.
This comprehensive book uncovers the inspirations of over seventy of the world's renowned chefs, food writers, bakers, and restaurateurs. Featured talents include Massimo Bottura, Wylie Dufresne, and Joan Roca. By Jenny Linford. Published by Abrams Books. (October 11, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 352 pages. 750 illustrations. 9.0" length x 1.5" width x 9.5" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419720802.
Recognized for pioneering the fashionable silhouette, Cristóbal Balenciaga continues to be one of the most influential fashion designers of all time. This extended and revised edition exhibits the couturiers background as a budding artist, the growth of his famed fashion house, and his glamorous clients, which included Jackie Kennedy and Ava Gardner. Complete with thoroughly detailed excerpts, Balenciaga's Craft: Outside In will leave readers in awe with the Spanish-born artist's distinguished career and impact on style. By Lesley Ellis Miller. Published by Victoria & Albert Museum. (May 23, 2017.) Hardcover. 192 pages. 8.75" length x 1.00" width x 11.00 height (approximately). ISBN: 9781851779031.
Innovative interior designer Markham Roberts offers readers decorating tips while highlighting his own inspired work. By Markham Roberts, foreword by Senga Mortimer, principal photography by Nelson Hancock Published by The Vendome Press Hardcover 260 pages 10.25" length x 1.00" width x 12.25" height, approximately
The work of multi-award-winning photographer Tim Flach is showcased in Lewis Blackwell's Dogs. From rescue dogs, to racing greyhounds and the show dogs of Crufts and Westminster, this beautiful book dedicates over 200 pages to man's best friend. By Lewis Blackwell. Photographer by Tim Flach. Published by Harry N. Abrams. (October 1, 2010.) Hardcover with jacket. 216 pages. 12.00" length x 1.25" width x 12.00" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780810996533.
Readers go behind the scenes at some of fashion's most famous houses, including Oscar Carvallo and St é phane Rolland. By Hélène Farnault, foreword by Hubert de Givenchy, principal photography by Alexis Lecomte Published by The Vendome Press Hardcover 287 pages 9.75" length x 1.25" width x 11.50" height, approximately
Prolific companion piece to modern artist Damien Hirst's exhibition at all eleven worldwide locations of the Gagosian Gallery in 2012, spotlighting twenty-five years of his infamous spot paintings. Limited Edition Singed by Damien Hirst Published by Other Criteria/Gagosian Gallery Hard cover, portfolio sleeve 864 pages 11.5" h x 9.25" width x 3" depth
Author Thomas O'Brien's signature "warm modern" aesthetic is brought to life in Aero. The book provides a look into the designer's studio and store, where he creates his masterpiece works. Hardcover 272 pages
Featuring stunning interiors by Steven Gambrel, Kelly Wearstler and more, this visually appealing book showcases more than 200 rooms decorated by the some of the world's most celebrated designers. Text by Ingrid Abramovitch Published by Abrams Hardcover 224 pages 11.25" height x 8.75" length x 1.00" depth, approximately
Tom Scheerer describes his brand as cheerful and no nonsense. Exquisitely photographed, this first book of Scheerer's work perfectly illustrates what makes that work so unforgettable. "There is something undeniably sunny about [Tom Scheerer's] work. . . . But Scheerer's exuberance is always cut with a hearty dose of Yankee restraint and practicality. It adds up to inspiring rooms that are comfortable, modern, and unpretentious." --Elle DÃ©cor "Scheerer combines classic decorating with modernist touches which is how we all really live today. Get the extremely well-written book today!" Architecture Design Hardcover 240 pages
This witty narrative follows the life and career of award-winning artist Christoph Niemann. Filled with nearly 350 original images, including whimsical sketches, travel journals, and newspaper features, this book will both entertain and inspire. By Christoph Niemann. Published by Abrams. (October 25, 2016.) Hardcover. 272 pages. 8.5" length x 1.0" width x 11.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419722684.
With its stunning color images and detailed reviews and commentary, this beautiful work is a comprehensive guide to 100 of the world's greatest modern golf courses. By Darius Oliver. Forewords by Darius Keiser and Mike Keiser. Published by Harry N. Abrams. (September 20, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 352 pages. 10.00" length x 1.25" width x 13.00" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419722790.
A collection of ten of W magazine's most inspired fashion stories, including Steven Klein's "One for the Ages" and Tim Walker's "Planet Tilda." Edited by Stefano Tonchi Published by Abrams Hardcover 256 pages 10.25" length x 1.00" width x 13.00" height, approximately
Known for showcasing the homes and closets of the most beloved celebrities and trendsetters, The Coveteur has quickly become one of fashion's leading websites. Through gorgeous and colorful illustrations, this beautiful coffee table book examines the creative processes of 43 style icons including Christian Louboutin, Dita Von Teese, Karlie Kloss, and more. By Stephanie Mark. Photographs by Jake Rosenberg. Published by Harry N. Abrams. (October 18, 2016.) Hardcover. 272 pages. 9.2" length x 1.0" width x 11.2" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419721991.