When it comes to Christmas gifts, the more thoughtful the present, the better. For fashion-minded individuals, fashion books are a great way to show you understand their passion and their fashion preferences. With this handy guide, you should have no problem finding the right book for whoever you know who follows fashion with a passion, be they new to the hobby or an old hand.
The Adidas Archive. The Footwear Collection
When it comes to sports shoes, Adidas has been at the forefront of combining functionality with style. This book features over 350 different shoes, encompassing a wide swath of the Adidas collection, from standard shoes to never before seen prototypes. The finest designers in the company’s history are presented. Unfortunately, the book is not due for release until March 2020, but a pre-order is still an excellent gift idea.
Pirelli – The Calendar. 50 Years And More
A retrospective volume designed to celebrate 50 years of work, this comprehensive collection is the epitome of Pirelli. The stunning variety of the collection features plenty of experts in the field, such as Peter Lindbergh and Mario Testino. The collection features many images that were never released, ensuring the fashion-minded will enjoy both classics and new photos as well. This book is currently available for sale, making it a great gift idea for Christmas.
Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott
The biggest duo in the photography scene when it comes to fashion, no fan of fashion or photography would want to be without this collection. Over 300 photos are included, representing the height of the fashion scene and photographic skill through the ages. This comprehensive collection is currently available and ready for Christmas.
100 Contemporary Fashion Designers
No fashion book collection would be complete without this extensive guide. A comprehensive guide for the biggest names in modern fashion, anyone who follows fashion would be delighted to own a copy of the best modern guide on the market. Both old standbys and up-and-coming names are given their due in this all-encompassing overview of the design scene. Currently available and waiting to be added to the bookshelf.
Peter Lindbergh. Dior
The best when it comes to Peter Lindbergh’s New York photographic and fashion endeavors, this book features 70 years of photo fashion history. As much a tribute to the partnership between DIOR and Lindbergh as it is a collection, the book features plenty of never before seen works. Fans of either are sure to enjoy this comprehensive historical collection. Available for Christmas shopping to make it the cornerstone of any Lindbergh or DIOR fan’s collection.
The fashion industry is ever-evolving and adapting to the desires and needs of the people. Such a fast-paced sector has a long and extensive history in a variety of fields. From shoes to photography and everything in between, there’s something for everyone when it comes to fashion books. Whether it’s for the starting fashion fan or the longtime followers of the greatest in the business, the previous guide is sure to have something for all the fans of fashion on your Christmas shopping list.