Rizzoli, 1988. First edition. Out of print title. Hardcover. Unpaginated, circa 132 pages. 35 x 25,5 cm. Colour photographs. Text in English. Used. VG.
Manfred Thierry Mugler is a legendary fashion designer, creating iconic ready-to-wear and haute couture collections since 70s. And this is a book from his own fantastic world!
Pages are full of creativity and intrepid designs. His architectural cuts and elegant styling, his clothes combining structure and sophistication with an ultra-modern edge celebrate the feminine figure.
Silhouettes immediately recognizable at incredible sets in intense and overwhelming scenes. Curved shapes and straight lines playing with color contrasts.
A stunning visual journey of the enduring legacy of these fashion and couture icon. An essential book on the iconic couturier and fashion revolutionary Mugler pioneered in the world of fashion, that now spots how Kim Kardashian or Cardi B wearing his vintage design.
There is a new 2020 edition with almost the same title (and same cover too). But it's always better to have a 1988 first edition ;)
Definitely, this book captures and intensifies his captivating magnetism!