Karl Lagerfeld owns 300.000 books distributed amongst seven appartments. He runs a wonderfully curated bookstore in Rue de Lille in Paris and is co-editor of a publishing house. But we don't know any editors or book dealers who are also working in fashion. That should give us food for thought.
Elaborate Book Covers
Some books trigger a desire to own them by their mere cover. At least that's our reaction to Francois Brindeau’s 1975 design of “La Chanson du vieux marin”.