“I have to tell you, I am in love with beauty. I have always loved beautiful objects.” – Valentino Garavani, Valentino: At the Emperor’s Table
Valentino Garavani is a name that is not only synonymous with fashion, but also with the individuality anchored in the traditions of fine entertaining, which can be traced back to eighteenth and nineteenth-century, France.
Valentino designs his luncheons and intimate dinners in all of his five homes, the way he has created crescendos throughout his forty-plus-year career as one of the greatest haute couture designers and high-fashion pioneers of this century.
In Valentino: At the Emperor’s Table
, the fashion connoisseur gives readers an inside look into his extraordinary surroundings. This stunning hardcover book takes readers on a visual tour of his five homes in Gstaad, London, Rome, New York and Paris, as well as his yacht, the T.M. Blue One. Experience the grandeur in which Valentino lives in, as you turn the pages to immerse yourself in a beautiful world of opulent table settings, flickering candlelight and indulgent recipes by Valentino’s own personal chefs.
Experience elegance, beauty and grandiosity, and join the emperor of fashion and fine-dining at his dinner table…
Valentino: At the Emperor’s Table features:
Written by the contributing Editor of Vogue, André Leon Talley.
Hardcover – 191 pages.
Beautiful lifestyle photography throughout by renowned Italian photographer, Oberto Gili.
Recipes by Valentino Garavani’s personal chefs, including Kamut Pasta with Pesto, Cheesecake with Citrus Jelly, Cacciucco, and Eggplant Parmesan.
Book is divided into chapters – Gstaad, London, New York, T.M. Blue One and Wideville.
Beautifully presented in a hardcover sleeve.
Dimensions: 27cm (w) x 35cm (h) x 3cm (d).