Shoe

Contemporary Footwear by Inspiring Designers

Author: Olivier Dupon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780500517918

Category: Design

Page: 256

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This new book from style guru Olivier Dupon profiles thirty-two of the finest shoe designers working worldwide today, accompanied by hundreds of images of their remarkable designs for women. A huge range of footwear designs is on show, from stilettoes in iridescent snakeskin, classic Oxford brogues in brown suede and ankle boots in satin and kangaroo skin to sneakers with Swarovski crystal details and high-rise boots with platform soles in the form of crouching panthers (custom-designed for Madonna). With page after page of glorious finished designs, portraits of the designers, sketches, swatches, early samples and coordinating accessories, and inspirational shots of boutiques and studios, Shoe is guaranteed to appeal to the huge readership who are fascinated by footwear, whether fashion aficionados or industry professionals.
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The New Jewelers

Desirable, Collectable, Contemporary

Author: Olivier Dupon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780500516294

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 288

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Presents a collection of jewelry pieces in a variety of categories, including metal alchemy, neo-classics, and the avant-gardist, from some of the world's most talented jewelry designers.
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The New Patissiers

Author: Olivier Dupon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780500516928

Category: Cooking

Page: 287

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Presents recipes for confections from pastry chefs working around the world, including cakes, tarts, and sorbets, and includes chef biographies.
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The New Artisans II

Author: Olivier Dupon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780500517758

Category: Design

Page: 320

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Craft is no longer a trend; it is now an enshrined aspect of modern life. This sequel to Olivier Dupons bestselling The New Artisans the book that began it all showcases 60 new makers whose creations will inspire and delight. The book is divided into two sections for ease of reference. The first profiles the artisans in easy-to-follow alphabetical order, while the second part consists of a directory of products, neatly divided into categories. Complete with an introduction, as well as the authors personal recommendations for inspiring shops, websites and blogs to visit, this is the perfect curated resource for discovering unique and beautiful pieces designed and made by talented artisans from around the world.
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The New Artisans

Handmade Designs for Contemporary Living

Author: Olivier Dupon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780500515853

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 319

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Profiling over seventy artisans who use craft techniques to create stylish, whimsical, desirable objects, this book features hundreds of one-of-a-kind, handmade wonders from all over the world.--From publisher description.
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Fine Jewelry Couture

Contemporary Heirlooms

Author: Olivier Dupon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780500518601

Category:

Page: 256

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For the most discerning collectors and trendsetters, more than thirty-five contemporary masters of exquisitely crafted precious jewelry
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Inspiring Designers

A Sourcebook

Author: Paul Rodgers

Publisher: Black Dog Pub Limited

ISBN: 9781904772002

Category: Design

Page: 334

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Inspiring Designers: A Sourcebook provides an insight into the minds of 18 of the world's most distinguished designers working today. The book comprehensively explores what makes these designers critically and commercially successful. Moreover, it poses the question: Do designers possess a special something in their genetic make-up - 'cultural DNA' - that makes them flourish in the contemporary DNA world?
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Contemporary Marketing 2009 Update

Author: Louis Boone,David Kurtz

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0324580215

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 784

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Over the years, Boone & Kurtz's CONTEMPORARY MARKETING has proven to be the premier principles of marketing teaching and learning solution. With each groundbreaking new edition, this best seller grows only stronger, building on past milestones with exciting new innovations. The all-new CONTEMPORARY MARKETING 2009 UPDATE continues the Boone & Kurtz tradition of delivering the most technologically advanced, student-friendly, instructor-supported text available. Current, relevant, and cutting edge, CONTEMPORARY MARKETING remains . . . in a class by itself. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Inspire!

Why Customers Come Back

Author: Jim Champy

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780137016808

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 192

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8 POWERFUL WAYS TO INSPIRE TODAY’S TOUGH CUSTOMERS IN TOUGH TIMES AND MAKE THEM STICK! “With Jim Champy’s well-proven gift for keen management analysis, today’s essential notions of business transparency, channel and customer alignment, and enduring cultural values become palpable, memorable, and—most important—usable.” Alan Spoon, Managing General Partner, Polaris Venture Partners “If you love the game of business, you’d be hard pressed to find a book with more ‘good moves’ per page than INSPIRE!” Paal Gisholt, President and CEO, SmartPak “Full of insightful ideas, this book is for those who like winning, who embrace innovation, and who wish to transform how they lead. It is not for the defenders of the status quo.” Michael Dowling, President and CEO, North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System “INSPIRE! provides ‘food for thought’ and insightful guidance for all companies. This is particularly important in today’s economy where even established companies are looking for ways to maintain the growth they have enjoyed in better times.” Chiquita White, Section Head, Product Development, Procter & Gamble Jim Champy revolutionized business with Reengineering the Corporation. Now, in Inspire!, the second book in a series about what’s new and really works in business, he takes on the challenge of inspiring customers–even in tough times. In an era of commoditization and ever less loyal customers, this book shows how to keep customers coming back. Drawing on dozens of original case studies from companies in a variety of industries, new and old, Champy reveals how to define a consistent value proposition your customers will be passionate about–and will stay passionate about. You’ll learn how to engage a new generation of customers who value transparency and authenticity above all...how to reinvigorate your company in the face of brutally tough and creative competition...how to go beyond mere marketing campaigns to lead crusades customers want to join. Once again, Jim Champy has given businesses actionable solutions to one of the most challenging problems they currently face: making customers stick. How to reignite customer loyalty by… • Bringing authenticity to everything you do • Creating new products that reflect the best of what you really are • Delivering new value based on convenience, simplicity, and honesty • Nurturing your mystique • Choosing the right channel partners • Doing well by doing good Want more? Check out the e-book collection, Jim Champy on What's Really Working in Business. This brand new collection contains state-of-the-art business insights from world-renowned expert Jim Champy…now in a convenient e-format, at a great price!
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