Book review: My Favourite Dress

“My Favourite Dress” is a commentary on the emotional attachment that various key fashion personalities from designers, celebrities, models, photographers, stylists and fashion editors have with the one thing that is treasured in their memory or wardrobe: their Favourite Dress. Thus, the audience gets an opportunity to explore how a dress can be a creative statement, a symbol of celebration, power and individuality.

75 designers and key industry players from around the world, like Alexander McQueen, Paul Smith and Vivienne Westwood, have described the very personal reasons behind their choice, through text, photographs by leading fashion photographers, fabric samples, original sketches and other ephemera.

Authors: Gity Monsef, Samantha Erin Safer and Robert de Niet

Publisher: ACC Editions