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The Dress: 100 Iconic Moments in Fashion Hardcover – Illustrated, 1 October 2014

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  • Publisher : Hardie Grant Books; Illustrated edition (1 October 2014)
  • Language : English
  • Hardcover : 224 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 1742708234
  • ISBN-13 : 978-1742708232
  • Dimensions : 15.37 x 2.67 x 22.35 cm
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a collection that any fashion lover will covet for her bookshelf. The Dress: 100 Iconic Moments in Fashion is an ode to the most stunning garments Hess has drawn over her career: from designer pieces that have walked the Paris and London runways, to unforgettable ensembles seen on the big screen (Audrey Hepburn, above, donned the embroidered ball gown in 1954 s Sabrina) and the most royal of weddings. Each illustration is accompanied by a description of the film or moment when the dress first captured our hearts and stepped into fashion history. InStyle Magazine"

..".a collection that any fashion lover will covet for her bookshelf. "The Dress: 100 Iconic Moments in Fashion" is an ode to the most stunning garments Hess has drawn over her career: from designer pieces that have walked the Paris and London runways, to unforgettable ensembles seen on the big screen (Audrey Hepburn, above, donned the embroidered ball gown in 1954's Sabrina) and the most royal of weddings. Each illustration is accompanied by a description of the film or moment when the dress first captured our hearts and stepped into fashion history." -"InStyle Magazine"

About the Author

Megan Hess was destined to draw.

An initial career in graphic design evolved into art direction for some of the world’s leading design agencies. In 2008, Hess illustrated the New York Times number-one selling book Sex and the City, written by Candace Bushnell. She has since illustrated portraits for Vanity Fair and The New York Times, created animations for Prada in Milan, and illustrated the windows of Bergdorf Goodman in New York. Megan has also illustrated live for bespoke fashion shows around the world including Fendi at Milan Fashion Week, Viktor & Rolf and Christian Dior Couture. Her other renowned clients include Givenchy, Tiffany & Co., Louis Vuitton, Montblanc, Yves Saint Laurent, Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Prada and Cartier.

Megan is the author of eight bestselling books for adults and five books for children.

Visit Megan at meganhess.com

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