A Fashion Legacy Unfolded
The Little Book of Schiaparelli: The Story of the Iconic Fashion House details the journey of this remarkable brand, chronicling its creative and groundbreaking designs.
The Visionary: Elsa Schiaparelli
Elsa Schiaparelli was a true pioneer of fashion. Her unique approach to design allowed her to create revolutionary pieces that pushed the boundaries of traditional fashion. She often collaborated with famous artists such as Salvador Dali and Jean Cocteau, bringing an artistry to her designs that was unrivaled in its time. Her iconic works included the Lobster Dress, which featured a lobster motif inspired by Dali’s surrealist artwork.
Schiaparelli also had an immense influence on the fashion world. She was one of the first designers to introduce synthetic fabrics into her garments and was renowned for her bold use of color, which she believed should be used to express an individual’s personality and creativity. She also broke many gender norms with her designs, inspiring female empowerment through her work.
The legacy of Elsa Schiaparelli is still felt in today’s fashion world. Her pioneering designs continue to inspire generations of designers who strive to push the boundaries of creativity in fashion as she did before them. The Little Book of Schiaparelli: The Story of the Iconic Fashion House is a must-read for anyone looking to explore this legendary designer’s life and genius even further.
Art Meets Fashion: Unforgettable Creations
Uncover the most memorable Schiaparelli creations that shaped the fashion landscape, from the shocking pink hue to the iconic lobster dress. The Little Book of Schiaparelli will take you on a visual journey through the brand's innovative and avant-garde designs that transcended the boundaries of fashion and art.
Little Book of Schiaparelli: The Story of the Iconic Fashion House