In MAKE LIFE BEAUTIFUL, Manolo Blahnik, Paul Smith, Lulu Guinness, Stephen Jones, Christian Lacroix and many other of the world’s most exciting fashion designers share their ideas for adding a chic and irreverent twist to your world.
Make biscuits with Manolo Blahnik or customise your bike with Paul Smith.
Let Charlotte Olympia put a spring in your step and turn a magazine into a millinery with Stephen Jones.
Fashion a Bella Freud jumper or a Topshop Tee, make a Fabergé egg and dress up like Henry Holland.
Let Michael Howells and Christian Lacroix help you create a drama and Nick Knight a cup of tea.
Turn on your imagination and MAKE LIFE BEAUTIFUL.
MAKE LIFE BEAUTIFUL provides a unique glimpse into some of style’s most creative minds with full-colour pictures throughout and a personal introduction from the designers to each of the projects.
Craft has never been so fashionable.
“For the crafty fashionista…Camilla Morton’s how-to follow-up to her 2005 best-seller How To Walk In High Heels is packed with funny and fashionable hints for making your life better –or at least better looking. Projects come from a host of designers…as well as Jean Paul Gaultier, Roland Mouret and Balmain’s Olivier Rousteing”
Alexander Fury, Independent, Books of the Year
“From fashioning a Bella Freud jumper to customising your bike with Paul Smith, fashion’s who’s-who will show you how to turn on your imagination”
Kate Figes, Mail on Sunday, Books of the Year
“Make Life Beautiful gives a little insight into some of the biggest names within fashion and style; but from a different perspective, and that’s what makes this book such a delightful one.”
Beauty and the Dirt