V & A Pattern: Kimono
V&A Pattern: Kimono showcases the staggering breadth of textile designs associated with Japan’s most iconic garment.
A source of inspiration for designers from William Morris to Alexander McQueen, the V&A holds over three million designs for textiles, decorations, wallpapers and prints. The V&A Pattern series invites you to appreciate the work of some of the greatest names and styles in design history, highlighting interesting and imaginative works from across the world. Each pocket-sized book features 66 carefully selected patterns, and has a concise expert introduction, making these an invaluable source of inspiration for creatives – and the perfect gift for pattern-lovers.
- V & A Pattern: Kimono
- Explores cultural significance of pattern in Japanese Kimono
- Features 66 carefully selected patterns
- Expert introduction
- Author: Anna Jackson
COMPOSITION & SIZE
W: 13cm, H: 18cm