Every fall, two things happen: Amazon.com is inundated with upcoming art and fashion tomes, and wallets everywhere get correspondingly lighter upon their release. Then there’s the pressure to build and “curate” an immaculate design library, like those seen in every shelter magazine each month. What’s the average bibliophile to do? Edit, of course. We’ve rounded up a small selection for your perusal, and perhaps, purchase.
Fascinated by Tim Walker’s take on medieval fashions in W’s September
Issue? Then it’s worth getting acquainted with the photographer’s other
work. Bonus: an image from Walker’s October 2010 couture shoot for W
graces the cover.