Christian Lacroix And The Tale Of Sleeping Beauty: A Fashion Fairy Tale Memoir

Hardcover | February 1, 2011

byCamilla Morton

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Can dormant beauty really be awakened by a Princely touch?

The classic story of Sleeping Beauty has had us believing so for years. Now, spun as if by magic from the threads of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tale comes the enchanting memoir of fashion designer Christian Lacroix—the haute couture icon whose creations have invited millions of women to enjoy  the fairy princess fashions of their dreams. Sorcery and style combine in this enchanting new twist on a time-honored tale; re-imagined by international bestselling author Camilla Morton, and illustrated by Monsieur Lacroix himself, the spell cast by Christian Lacroix and the Tale of Sleeping Beauty will reawaken every reader’s childhood fantasies—reassuring you that dreams really do come true…

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Can dormant beauty really be awakened by a Princely touch?The classic story of Sleeping Beauty has had us believing so for years. Now, spun as if by magic from the threads of the beloved Brothers Grimm fairy tale comes the enchanting memoir of fashion designer Christian Lacroix—the haute couture icon whose creations have invited millio...

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About the Fashion Fairy Tale Memoir SeriesEach book in this inspired series from fashion writer Camilla Morton inventively reimagines one of our favorite "Once Upon a Time" stories, blending with it the real-life story of a famed fashion designer. Lushly illustrated by the designers themselves, these tales illuminate each iconic indivi...

Camilla Morton is a London-based fashion writer and the author of the international bestsellerHow to Walk in High Heels, which has been translated into twenty languages worldwide. She was the runway reporter for U.K. Vogue.com, covering all international and couture collections. Morton has collaborated with several designers and writte...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:112 pages, 8.75 × 6.25 × 0.51 inPublished:February 1, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061917311

ISBN - 13:9780061917318

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?[An] ultra-chic and inspiring book. . . . It serves not only as the perfect gift, but as a totally fantastic tool to help revitalize your spirit month by month. Who would deny wanting the sexy appeal of Gisele with the brains of Audrey Hepburn? This book is the guide to the best of all worlds. . . . Sizzling hot. . . . [Morton] isn?t a girl that glosses over the surface of things. She gets deep into the soul and substance of living an inspired life. . . . For under twenty bucks, you are giving the rosetta stone of style! . . . I?m in love with this book. . . . Why put off being fabulous?? (Modern Girl Style (moderngirlstyle.com))