This stunning book, curated by Schiffer herself, is a highly personal collection of her favorite fashion moments and a tour-de-force of beauty, tracing her work from übermodel to muse to modern-day icon, as captured by the greatest photographers the fashion industry has known: Richard Avedon, Patrick Demarchelier, Arthur Elgort, Steven Klein, Peter Lindbergh, Steven Meisel, Herb Ritts, Francesco Scavullo, Mario Testino, Ellen von Unwerth, and many more.
Like Kate: The Kate Moss Book and Becoming, by Cindy Crawford, this visually sumptuous book features the greatest hits of this supermodel and global fashion and beauty icon. From her role as the face of Chanel to her appearance on a thousand magazine covers, Schiffer remains the eternal blonde.
Claudia Schiffer is one of the handful of models who have become modern icons Her face has appeared on the covers of Vogue, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, Cosmopolitan, Vanity Fair–even on the cover of Time. People has listed her among the ”Twenty-Five Most Beautiful People” and US magazine among the ”Ten Most Beautiful Women” in the world. She was number 73 on the Forbes list of the 100 most influential personalities in the world. She has done the catwalk for the world’s greatest designers and is one of the most photographed faces of our time.
Model. Muse. Global fashion icon. Claudia Schiffer is legendary both in terms of accomplishments and longevity. From her discovery at age seventeen in a Düsseldorf discotheque to becoming Karl Lagerfeld’s muse and landing multimillion-dollar beauty contracts, Schiffer’s record-breaking successes catapulted her to international fame. With a career spanning over three decades, she is still snaring magazine editorials and advertising campaigns today.
About The Author
Claudia Schiffer has appeared in fashion campaigns for Versace, Louis Vuitton, Yves Saint Laurent, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, and Valentino. Photographer Ellen von Unwerth is best known for her seductive imagery, including the world-famous GUESS? campaigns featuring Schiffer.