Vogue: The Editor's Eye celebrates the pivotal role
the fashion editor has played in shaping America's sense of style
since the magazine's launch 120 years ago. Drawing on
Vogue's exceptional archive, this book focuses on the work
of eight of the magazine's legendary fashion editors (including
Polly Mellen, Babs Simpson, and Grace Coddington) who collaborated
with photographers, stylists, and designers to create the images
that have had an indelible impact on the fashion world and beyond.
Featuring the work of world-renowned photographers such as Richard
Avedon, Irving Penn, and Annie Leibovitz and model/muses, including
Marilyn Monroe, Verushka, and Linda Evangelista, The Editor's
Eye is a lavishly illustrated look at the visionary editors
whose works continue to reverberate in the culture today.
Praise for Vogue: The Editor''s Eye:
Selected in "Guide to coffee table books as holiday gifts."
"What makes a great fashion image? A new book, The Editor's
Eye, celebrates the work of Vogue's boundary-pushing fashion
"Vogue: The Editor's Eye is the perfect gift book for
anyone with an interest in fashion or photography or brilliant book
design. No electronic tablet yet created can duplicate the sheer
visual pleasure of paging through this gorgeous book."
"Told via in-depth interviews with each of these visionaries,
Vogue: The Editor's Eye gives a glimpse into the process,
proving that the magazine's cutting-edge fashion spreads are as
much about editorial point of view as they are about
model-photographer-designer collaboration." -BookPage.com
"Vogue: The Editor's Eye tells how the vision, creativity
(and let's not forget lavish budgets) possessed by eight fashion
editors from 1947 to the present have produced the striking layouts
that are the magazine''s signature." -The Denver