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Christian Lacroix and the Tale of Sleeping Beauty : A Fashion Fairy Tale Memoir
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I suppose I can't complain too much about it as it only took about 20 minutes to read. Sep 06, Amanda rated it really liked it. What a great retelling of a classic fairytale. The illustrations are beautiful. You don't necessarily have to be into fashion to enjoy this book. If you have a spare hour you should definately read this book.
Looking forward to others in the series. Christian Lacroix illustrated this fluffy adaptation of the fairy tale that incorporates biographical fashion elements into Sleeping Beauty's story. A combination of drawing, painting, and photo collage, his part of the creation here is, as always, worth a look. Dec 28, Laureen rated it really liked it Shelves: Can't wait to read the others! Dec 19, Carol Hungria rated it it was amazing. Gosta de contos de fada?
Jul 22, Anne rated it really liked it. This is such a cute story, and I linked it alot! But not quite A's much as the one about Manolo Blahnik ;. Feb 24, Stacy rated it really liked it Shelves: Interesting combination of a fairy tale and the memoirs of Christian Lacroix.
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It was done in such a way that anyone could read the story It was short and sweet. PR spam of various GR groups. I don't think I actually want to read this, at least not anytime soon, but it's interesting to know that it exists. Aug 30, Pinky rated it really liked it Shelves: What a magical little book.
The story of Sleeping Beauty retold with designer Christian Lacroix thrown into the mix. Love the sequin fairy. A very sweet and seamless blend of fashion and fairy tales two of my greatest loves.
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Mar 14, Kristin Laura rated it liked it. Awesome illustrations and art work.
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Mar 12, Erin rated it liked it. Sometimes a girl just needs to read a silly fairytale Gorgeous illustrations by Christian Lacroix. Oct 13, Eilonwy rated it really liked it. A different sort of fairy tale richly illustrated by renowned French fashion designer Christian Lacroix. Explores the dearth of fashion when all needles are outlawed to keep Beauty alive. Jul 22, Jennifer rated it it was amazing Shelves: An endearing memoir inspired by Sleeping Beauty set in the world of fashion.
The Invisible Princess rated it it was amazing Jun 05, Paul Coccia rated it it was amazing Feb 05, Emma rated it it was amazing Mar 22, Yaelle rated it it was amazing Feb 04, Nick rated it did not like it Mar 18, Tasha rated it really liked it May 22, Andreea rated it it was ok Jan 30, And the Tale of. Lushly illustrated by the designers themselves, these tales illuminate each iconic individual's creative magic while celebrating his unique life and career. The result is an intriguing combination of whimsy and memoir.
In this contemporary twist on the tale of Sleeping Beauty, Monsieur Lacroix exercises a stunningly diverse array of artistic styles, revealing many more mesmerizing sides to his fertile imagination than those we have already seen in his magnificent fashions. Upcoming Books in the Series: The classic story of Sleeping Beauty has had us believing so for years. Now, spun as if by magic from the threads of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tale comes the enchanting memoir of fashion designer Christian Lacroix--the haute couture icon whose creations have invited millions of women to enjoy the fairy princess fashions of their dreams.
Sorcery and style combine in this enchanting new twist on a time-honored tale; re-imagined by international bestselling author Camilla Morton, and illustrated by Monsieur Lacroix himself, the spell cast by Christian Lacroix and the Tale of Sleeping Beauty will reawaken every reader's childhood fantasies--reassuring you that dreams really do come true In a contemporary, cross-generational twist on one of our favourite childhood stories, Camilla Morton-fashion journalist, international bestselling author of How to Walk in High Heels, and John Galliano's Girl Friday-invites a legend from the fashion world to tell his life story in fairytale format.