Underpants are still the most exciting items of clothing in the world. Entertaining, amusing and charming; this "brief" coffee-table book reveals just what men wear beneath their clothes. From cotton ribbed fly-front briefs, to micro fiber creations that either generously envelop or enticingly reveal, from the plain and straight-forward to the masculine and erotic, whether block-colored or colorfully patterned: there are no limits... let your imagination run riot! An original and Informative book in a creative format that is certainly not restricted to male readers.
This book is a compilation of hundreds of fashion drawings in many different poses.It contains basic designs, patterns and accessories and contrasts the drawing itself with the finished worn model.The book is indispensable for anyone who wants to deal with fashion drawing.
The stiletto is a style icon of the 20th and 21st centuries. Its seductive power has attracted a kalaeidoscope of women from Italian and Hollywood starlets Gina Lollobrigida and Marilyn Monroe to fetishists, punks, powerful business women, and sassy glamour celebrities - Madonna, J. Lo, and the Sex and the City girls. The stiletto has also attracted the world's greatest designers, from Vivier, Perugia, and Ferragamo in the 1950s to Vivienne Westwood and Terry de Havilland in the 1970s, and the must-have designer labels of today - Jimmy Choo, Manolo Blahnik, Gina, and Christian Louboutin. Stiletto is a fun, comprehensive, and insightful homage to the stiletto and its long relationship with sex, power, femininity, fashion
This highly visual hands-on guide teaches readers how to make skincare, makeup, and many more personal-care and beauty products using natural ingredients. Step-by-step color photos guide readers through basic beauty recipes, followed by more than 200 color and blend variations.
Readers with sensitive skin, as well as those who want to save money and avoid harmful chemicals, will find everything they need to get started making their own luxurious beauty products:
- 200 recipes and formulas for natural facial and body-care products, fully illustrated in color.
- Step-by-step guidance through the foundational recipes, showing tools, ingredients, and techniques.
- Shopping lists and suppliers for natural ingredients, including essential oils, butters, clays, minerals, colors, and fragrances.
- Basics and recipes for creating mineral foundations, color correctors, and concealers.
- Formulas for skin-healing balms, creams, and oils.
- Products for men, including shaving products, powders, moisturizers, facial care, foot care, and massage oil.
For many years the current fashion trends have been set by the big names on the catwalk but this is no longer the case and the fashion rules are now undoubtedly established on the street. Urban fashion, also known as streetstyle, leaves it up to the citizens from numerous places around the world to model the latest trends. A great many streetstyle blogs have appeared the world over, from London to Barcelona, New York, Shanghai, Moscow, Berlin, etc. All featuring photos of the coolest gear appearing on all of these cities streets. Urban Flavor, is a collection taken from various fashion designers whose newly released designs just happen to be strongly influenced by the latest streetstyle.
This book examines the contribution of Spanish character to the art of clothing, bringing together for the first time, creations of the best fashion designers along with the works that inspired them. This interpretation of what is Spanish goes far beyond cliches and stereotypes. Of special interest are the clothes inspired by Spanish painters including Zurbaran, Velazquez, Goya, Zuloaga, Fortuny, Dali, Picasso, Miro and Barcelo.