5 Fashion Books Every Stylish Girl Needs To Read This Summer

Fashion isn't all about the clothes, Y'know. Our fashion ed Linda Conway has picked out the top fashionable reads you'd be mad not to pack in your suitcase this summer.

10 Corso Como, A-Z, by Carla Sozani

10 corso como. A-Z


€35, 10corsocomo.com

In this book, Carla Sozzani describes her world, her style, personal taste, and opinions on fashion, travel, design, and lifestyle.

Chloe Sevigny

Chloe Sevigny


€28, Barnes And Noble

This volume is a deeply personal illustrated chronicle of the evolution of Sevigny’s unique style throughout her career: from a teenage skater girl to award-winning film actress and fashion designer. The book includes early personal photos of Chloë taken by her high school friends; film stills; modeling appearances for brands such as Miu Miu and Chloé; magazine editorials for Purple, i-D,

Man Repeller, by Leandra Medine

Leandra Medine Man Repeller

€22, Barnes And Noble

In her first book, the acclaimed blogger recounts her most significant memories through the lens of her sartorial choices. With her signature sass, blunt honesty, and some personal photos, Leandra shares details of the night she lost her virginity, right down to the pair of white tube socks she forgot to take off.

The Woman I Wanted To Be, By Diane Von Furstenberg

The Woman I Wanted To Be By Diane Von Furstenberg

Diane von Furstenberg offers a book about becoming the woman she wanted to be. Reflecting on her extraordinary life—from childhood in Brussels to her days as a young, jet-set princess, to creating the dress that came to symbolise independence and power for an entire generation of women. With remarkable honesty and wisdom, von Furstenberg mines the rich territory of what it means to be a woman.

Yves Saint Laurent’s Studio: Mirror And Secrets, by Jeromine Savignon

Yves Saint Laurents Studio mirror and secrets


€21, Barneys

InYves Saint Laurent’s Studio: Mirror and Secrets, fashion historian Jérômine Savignon invites the reader into the designer’s studio, revealing Saint Laurent’s approach to fashion and design. Illustrated with more than 40 previously unpublished photographs, this volume offers a fresh, behind-the-scenes glimpse at the work of this iconic fashion designer.