By Clare Press,Sarah Wilson
In Wardrobe Crisis, model journalist Clare Press explores the heritage and ethics in the back of what we put on. placing her insider prestige to reliable use, Press examines the total style surroundings, from sweatshops to high fashion, unearthing the roots of today’s buy-and-discard tradition. She strains the origins of icons like Chanel, Dior and Hermès; charts the increase and fall of the dept shop; and follows the thread that led us from Marie Antoinette to Carrie Bradshaw.
From a time whilst Ralph Lauren and Calvin Klein have been simply boys from the Bronx, to the realm of the worldwide type juggernaut, the place Zara’s mum or dad corporation produces greater than 900 million clothing every year, Press takes us on an insider’s trip of discovery and revelation.
Wardrobe Crisis is a witty and persuasive argument for a way revolution that may empower you to be ok with your dresser again.
Clare Press is Marie Claire’s type editor-at-large. She was once formerly the good points director at Sunday Style and has labored as a way fashion designer, model advisor and editor, together with stints as good points director at Vogue, model critic on the Monthly and columnist at Instyle. Clare’s type journalism has been released in Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Marie Claire, the Australian, the Sydney Morning Herald, the New York occasions Magazine and plenty of extra. She is a passionate recommend for sustainable and moral type, and sits at the Australian advisory board of favor Revolution.
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