The Complete Collections
'Fabulous At a time when we are craving the atmosphere and theatricality of physical fashion shows more than ever, Thames & Hudson is taking us on a trip back in time to every Vivienne Westwood show theres ever been' - Vogue 'A full-colour celebration of [Westwoods] successes' - Observer 'Stunning ... were telling you, you need this book!' - Grazia 'Fabulous' - Daily Mail 'The first time Westwoods extensive career has been laid out in print form in such depth' - SHOWStudio 'The infamous Catwalk book series, published by Thames & Hudson, are made up of the modern day fashion worshippers holy bibles ... The Catwalk books are extraordinary in mapping out fashion trajectories lost to the pre-digital age' - SHOWStudio 'Joyous photographs ... this book is the salute Westwood deserves' - The Australian 'Sumptuous' - Grazia 'Shows the lasting cultural impact of Westwood, in the fashion world and beyond' - The Arts Society 'Thrillingly rebellious' - The i Newspaper 'A celebration of one of British fashions most protean talents' - The Herald 'Charting four decades of gender-bending, middle-finger flinging, total fashion non-conformity' - 10 Magazine 'Retraces four decades of style, controversy and ripping up the rulebooks' - The Face 'For Westwood fans this is one for your bookshelf' - GuardianOnline 'This wonderful tartan-clad celebration is a photographic history of [Vivienne Westwoods] most famous designs Edgy, punkish and regal, Westwoods vision can be appreciated here in close up. It is a fitting overview of a remarkable career' - The Lady 'Captivatingthis is a must-have for acolytes and admirers alike' - Glass 'Charts the evolution of a pioneering fashion house, and an iconic British maverick' - Culture Whisper 'A treasure trove of inspiration ... a fitting tribute to the grande dame of British fashion' - Metro 'Captivating, inspirational imagery for each era that will hold the attention of any fashionista for hours, and have them returning to its pages time and time again' - The i Newspaper 'Its apparent from flicking through the pages of Vivienne Westwood: Catwalk that ... the designer is a genius. The clothes are extraordinary: daring, gorgeous, genuinely provocative' - Apollo
Alexander Fury is a fashion journalist, author and critic. He is the Fashion Features Director of AnOther magazine, and the Men's Critic of the Financial Times. His first book Dior: Catwalk was published by Thames & Hudson, and he is also the author of Catwalking and Dior by Gianfranco Ferr.
Introduction The Collections, 1981-2021