In the lead up to Christian Louboutin’s 20th anniversary next year he is launching his first book a glossy coffee table book that is bound in pink faux-leather, with a fold-out cover and amazing pop-ups inside.
The book is divided into six chapters. The first chapter covers Louboutin’s biography, his start as a designer from his work for Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent to his first boutique in 1992, and his early creations and influences illustrated with many never-seen-before photos from his personal archives; chapter two features the Louboutin boutiques around the world showcasing the varied and extravagant interior designs and displays; chapter three is “20 years of design” and highlights his shoe designs from over the years with all-new still-life photography, as well as editorial art; chapter four features the spectacular interiors of Louboutin’s homes in Paris and Luxor, Egypt, and behind-the-scenes shots from his studios and workshops; chapter five focuses on his creative collaborations with David Lynch, of a series called “Fetish,” of limited-edition shoes by Louboutin and limited-edition photos by Lynch; chapter six is a complete catalogue raisonne of his work, with photos of all 120 shoe designs.
If you want a sneak peek inside the book, visit Style UK website.
It will be available from Hardie Grant Books with an RRP$199 from November 1st although Boomerang Books have it available from October 5th for a discounted price of A$179 and you can pre-order here. And of course Amazon have it for US$94.50.
Sounds amazingly covetable!
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