New paperback edition! Called, "A ripe blend of master craftsmanship and Monty Pythonesque lunacy" by Monument and, "A treasure trove," by The Bookseller, You Can Find Inspiration in Everything is now in its third printing and still going strong. Far from being just a fashion monograph, this volume "images" Paul Smith's brain on the page, presenting original and often humorous thoughts and ideas--found in shop windows, advertising campaigns, photographs and souvenirs brought back from world travels--that became the inspiration for the look of the season. In addition to texts and images by the renowned British designer himself, collaborations include an account of Smith's teenage obsession with cycling by Guardian sportswriter Richard Williams; a fictional text by celebrated novelist James Flint; interviews with neuroscientist Dr. Semir Zeki and curator Hans Ulrich Obrist; two posters; and The Bunny, a comic book within the book, complete with a cryptic crossword, puzzles, a fold-out board game and illustrations by various acclaimed artists and designers.
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Paul Smith is the most successful fashion designer in British history. Still independently owned, Paul Smith's clothing label has an annual revenue of over $300 million. In 1991, he was awarded the British Designer for Industry Award. For the past three years he has been named "GQ's" Designer of the Year. For services to fashion design, he was knighted, Sir Paul Smith, in 2000. He was the subject of an exhibition called True Brit at the Design Museum London, which traveled to Japan.
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Book Description Violette Editions, U.S.A., 2009. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. New book in publisher's shrinkwrap. Book. Bookseller Inventory # F92755
Book Description Violette Editions, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111900828294
Book Description Violette Editions, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1900828294
Book Description Violette Editions, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1900828294