Champagne Supernovas: Kate Moss, Marc Jacobs, Alexander McQueen, and the '90s Renegades Who Remade Fashion

Champagne Supernovas: Kate Moss, Marc Jacobs, Alexander McQueen, and the '90s Renegades Who Remade Fashion

Maureen Callahan


“Terrifically intriguing and enjoyable” (Publishers Weekly), Champagne Supernovas is “a lucid, easily done examine a pivotal decade within the legacy of yankee style” (Kirkus Reviews) as advised in the course of the lives of Kate Moss, Marc Jacobs, and Alexander McQueen—the 3 iconic personalities who outlined the time.

Veteran popular culture journalist Maureen Callahan takes us again to the pivotal variety second of the early 1990s—when twiglet glamazons gave method to heroin stylish, whilst the choice turned the mainstream, and while type all at once turned the cradle for the main fascinating creative and cultural strategies of the age. Champagne Supernovas supplies the interior scoop from a bevy of supermodels, stylists, editors, photographers, confidantes, membership young ones, and scenesters who have been there. They’ll inform the unvarnished tale of 3 of the main influential personalities to emerge in type in decades—Kate, Marc, and McQueen—and convey why the stipulations within the Nineteen Nineties have been ideal for his or her rise…but additionally helped give a contribution to their own struggles.

Steeped within the artistic brew of paintings, decadence, and genius that outlined the period, Champagne Supernovas is a “titillating journey in the course of the style international” (Elle) that gives readers front-row tickets to a gloriously debauched cleaning soap opera concerning the losers and freaks who turned the industry’s It ladies and Boys…and who replaced the bigger tradition forever.

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