Agnes b Styliste Book
Since opening her first shop in Paris in 1975, agnès b. has been dedicated to creating timeless designs. Snap cardigans, striped T-shirts, strapless dresses, mini skirts, leather pants—each of her unforgettable pieces mixes classical influences with street style. This richly illustrated clothbound book explores her signature approach to design, the history of the brand, and her continuing influence, which extends beyond fashion to the worlds of art, film, publishing, and music. Presenting design sketches, press clippings, photographs by agnès b., and the work of photographers such as Peter Lindbergh, Dominique Issermann, Ellen von Unwerth, Bruce Weber, Gilles Bensimon, and Jean-Baptiste Mondino, agnès b. STYLISTE celebrates the complexity and creativity of the agnès b. universe. 40 years of history, 40 years of clothing of intemporal style, 40 years of art, music and encounters… for the first time, find the entire agnès b. universe in a book. By agnès b. Text by Florence Ben Sadoun. 288 pages. 250 color and black-and-white photographs. In English. Published by Abrams.
Since agnès b. launched her Paris-based brand in the early 1980's, she has always designed clothes that never go out of style, mixing together a rich and diverse aesthetic with key street trends. Through the years she's created many essential items that can be adapted to any sense of style and for any generation.