Fashion Scandinavia

Fashion Scandinavia

Contemporary Cool

  1. Dorothea Gundtoft
  • ISBN 9780500290743
  • 23.00 x 17.70 cm
  • Flexibound with flaps
  • 256pp
  • 478 Illustrations, 360 in colour
  • First published 2013

Scandinavian designers have arrived on the world scene and this stylish book features more than 50 notable designers from Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Iceland and Finland.

‘A sweeping overview of the most exciting designers … makes a definitive case for why Scandinavian fashion has become a global phenomenon’ –
‘Dorothea Gundtoft has put impressive effort into asking the right questions in her own passionate voice … 'Fashion Scandinavia' had me feeling I was catching a fast-rising fashion wave’ – Stylist

Fashion Scandinavia

Their appeal lies in the simplicity, minimalism, attention to detail and high quality of materials so iconic in Scandinavian design, as well as in their sustainable and ethical production methods.

Whether they are well-established or up-and-coming, whether they work in menswear or womenswear, they all share a passionate commitment to a cool and refined design style that carries huge international appeal.

‘The time for Scandinavian clothing has come because the elements present in the designers’ collections are highly in tune with the way we live and work today’

Dorothea Gundtoft is a fashion stylist and writer – and occasionally picks up a camera. She has lived in Andalusia, London, Copenhagen, Paris and New York, and her commissions have included work for Dazed & Confused, V magazine, Vogue Italia and Dorothea was Elle 'Stylist of the year' 2013.