The Best Books On Fashion And Style

The Best Books On Fashion

There are so many alluring books on fashion from beautiful coffee table books to glossy style issues to less pretty but more substantial theoretical texts that put the fashion industry under the microscope. These are just a few of the best that will not only help you gain a broader understanding of fashion history but also inspire and enrich your personal approach to style.

1 | The Fashion System by Roland Barthes
2 |The End of Fashion: How Marketing Changed the Clothing Business Forever by Teri Agins
3 | Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion by Elizabeth L Cline
4 | Deluxe: How Luxury Lost its Lustre by Dana Thomas
5 | I Love Your Style: How to Define and Refine Your Personal Style by Amanda Brooks
6 | Fashion and the Consumer by Jennifer Yurchisin
7 | Fixing Fashion: Rethinking the Way We Make, Market and Buy Our Clothes by Michael A. Lavergne
8 | The Sustainable Fashion Handbook by Sandy Black
9 | Slow Fashion by Joanna Glogaza
10 |To Die For: Is Fashion Wearing Out the World? by Lucy Siegle
11 | Fashion & Sustainability: Design for Change by Kate Fletcher
12 | Influence by by Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen
13 | Fairchild Dictionary of Fashion by Charlotte Mankey Calasibetta
14 | The Little Black Book of Style by Nina García
15 | The Sartorialist by Scott Schuman
16 | The Little Dictionary of Fashion by Christian Dior
17 | Why Fashion Matters by Frances Corner
18 | Women in Clothes: Why We Wear What We Wear by Frances Corner
19 | Love x Style x Life by Garance Dore
20 | The Style Strategy: A Less-Is-More Approach to Staying Chic and Shopping Smart by Nina García