Following on from the success of her first release, Coco Chanel: the Illustrated World of a Fashion Icon
, Megan Hess delves once more into the depths of the fashion world in The Dress: 100 Iconic Moments in Fashion.
Within the gilt pages of The Dress…
, you’ll discover that fashion isn’t just something pretty to look at: more often than not, the dresses worn by celebrities are out to send a message. Remember the infamous “Meat Dress” worn by Lady Gaga to the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards? That was a statement if ever there was one…
Megan has wonderfully illustrated some of the most iconic dresses to be seen in music, film, at the Oscars, and even celebrity weddings – and with her whimsical illustrations asks us “does the dress make the woman, or does the woman make the dress?”.
The Dress: 100 Iconic Moments in Fashion features:
- Hardcover, 221 pages.
- Written and illustrated by fashion illustrator Megan Hess.
- Explores some of the most memorable dresses that have shaped the course of couture in recent decades.
Dimensions: 15.5cm (w) x 22.5cm (h).