Fashion Now is the first comprehensive anthology of contemporary fashion. Compiled by the style-savvy staff of the seminal monthly i-D, Fashion Now profiles the work of the 150 most important designers around the globe, focusing on not only the biggest names but also the most exciting up-and-coming talent.
With A to Z designer entries that include exclusive interviews, biographical information, photos of recent designs by today’s leading photographers, and current catwalk shots, Fashion Now is a vital contemporary reference book and a beacon that will remain relevant for future generations.
Terry Jones is the founder and creative director of i-D magazine. He started his fashion career in the 1970s as art director of Vanity Fair and Vogue UK; since leaving Vogue in 1977, his Instant Design studio has produced catalogues, campaigns, exhibitions and books including Wink, A Manual of Graphic Techniques, Catching the Moment and his latest work, Smile i-D, published by TASCHEN in 2001.
Avril Mair is the editor of i-D. She joined the magazine on work experience after studying English Literature at Edinburgh University and never left. Her first job involved staying in a caravan on a peace camp with Wolfgang Tillmans; more glamorous assignments have included interviewing Kate Moss, Courtney Love, Helmut Lang and Tom Ford. Avril Mair was text editor of TASCHEN’s Smile i-D. She also writes for Self Service and Showstudio.com.