Icons of Vintage Fashion

8 Jul 2014

About the book

Icons of Vintage Fashion is an encyclopedic visual journey through women’s fashion that features the most remarkable vintage items ever sold on the resale market. Classified by decade and accompanied by the history of each item’s creation, the almost 1,000 articles of clothing and bags depicted in this book offer a panoramic look across the evolution of style. In addition, illustrated features explore memorable fashion moments and personalities, from a designer’s retrospective, to a collector’s biography, to an interview with an expert. This comprehensive volume also includes a practical guide to the best addresses for vintage shopping around the world, as well as tips for bargain hunting and getting the most out of auctions.
2 pages are dedicated to the Marché de la Mode Vintage of Lyon.  Praise for :Icons of Vintage Fashion:Splendid and beautifully produced . . . This elegant, informative collection truly brings vintage garments to life for fashion historians and general readers.” Publishers Weekly 


About the author

 Pénélope Blanckaert is an authority on contemporary and vintage fashion. After working for Yves Saint Laurent, first in fabrics and then in the studio, she organized the first AuctionArt fashion auction and the contemporary fashion fair Rendez-Vous, and she continues to collaborate with many Parisian auction houses. 

Angèle Rincheval Hernu began her career in ready-to-wear with Hermès, Prada, and Miu Miu. She worked at the communication department at Yohji Yamamoto for two years before becoming a freelance writer for Parisian cultural clubs and the web magazine Maison d’Exceptions.


Price :  $55.00


Pour visiter le salon du Marché de la Mode Vintage LYON, réservez votre billet prévente avant le vendredi 15 mars minuit au tarif de 5€ au lieu de 7€ (et au tarif de 4€ pour les 12-25 ans au lieu de 6€) !