Internationally renowned artist, Megan Hess’s love for French style sparked her career in fashion illustration. Her book, Elegance – The Beauty of French Fashion not only celebrates the haute runway styles but also Megan herself.
In these pages she luxuriously unspools the threads of ten legendary designers – Chanel, Dior, Saint Laurent, Lanvin, Givenchy, Chloé, Balmain, Louis Vuitton, Hermès and Celine – to discover the origins of haute couture, prêt-à-porter and everything chic.
Accompanied by Megan's exquisite illustrations of current and archival collections, Elegance- The Beauty of French Fashion tells the story of how France's iconic fashion houses have influenced the very fabric of design. This is a book to treasure.
Elegance – The Beauty of French Fashion by Megan Hess features:
Hardcover, 192 pages.
Written and illustrated by Megan Hess.
Filled with superb illustrations and written background on the great French fashion houses.
Includes Chanel, Dior, Saint Laurent, Lanvin, Givenchy, Chloe, Balmain, Louis Vuitton and Hermes.
Play `spot the celebrity model' as her illustrations look familiar.
Also filled with quotes from designers and fashion commentators.
Published by Hardie Grant.
Dimensions: 14.7cm (l) x 2.02cm (h) x 21.7cm (w).