Giambattista Valli book by Giambattista Valli
Giambattista Valli and his designs herald a return to romance and convey an elegant timeless femininity, melding a sense of fantasy with lean, modern lines. Impeccably tailored, meticulously detailed, and luxuriously crafted, his collections are crucial passages in contemporary fashion history, attended by everyone from royalty to A-list Hollywood celebrities.
Giambattista Valli, the book, offers a behind-the-scenes look into the world of an artist at the height of his creative powers with images of Valli’s design process and backstage views of runway shows that allow readers to accompany the designer on his creative journey.
"His energy drives his creativity, and his creativity has only one objective: beauty."
- Franca Sozzani
The volume which is in itself an object of beauty, featuring booklets with Valli’s sketches and details of his lushly complex fabrics and clothing, is sure to be treasured by lovers of fashion in general and by Valli girls all over the world.
The book was written by Giambattista Valli himself, texts by Francesco Clemente, Lee Radziwill, Pamela Golbin, Diane Kruger, Irène Silvagni, Maria Silvia Venturini Fendi, Franca Sozzani, Candy Pratts Price, Hamish Bowles, including a conversation with Angelo Flaccavento. You can buy the book on rizzoliusa.com