“So much has been written approximately fashion, in all its facets, however i don’t suppose any couturier has ever sooner than tried to assemble a dictionary at the topic.”—from the little dictionary of fashion

Christian Dior finds the secrets and techniques of fashion on this captivating manual that no lady will have to be with out. An necessary information that covers the whole lot from what to put on to a marriage and the way to tie a shawl to the way to stroll with grace, The Little Dictionary of Fashion is stuffed with undying guidelines. From afternoon frocks and equipment to touring and tweed, Dior’s experience guarantees each woman will realize the 3 basics of favor: simplicity, grooming, and excellent taste. Printed for the Victoria and Albert Museum’s Golden Age of Couture exhibition celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of Dior’s “New Glance” and illustrated with pleasant pictures and drawings, this purse-sized vintage is the very best reward for taste-mindful girls.

Victoria and Albert Museum, London, September 22, 2007–January 6, 2008