Skip to: Content
Skip to: Site Navigation
Skip to: Search


Best 4 novels set in the world of fashion

It's hard not to be enthralled by the glamorous world of fashion. Here are four of the best novels set in the exciting, cutting-edge, and sometimes cut-throat realm of the fashion industry.

- Megan Wasson, Monitor contributor

Fashion Babylon, by Imogen Edwards-Jones, Atria, 336 pp.

1. Fashion Babylon, by Imogen Edwards-Jones

Imogen Edwards-Jones takes the reader through six months in the life of an anonymous British fashion designer in "Fashion Babylon." Based on Edward-Jones's interviews with and investigations of real fashion designers, this novel is bursting with juicy tidbits about the secret, messy lives of the big-name designers. After reading this book, you will never flip through an issue of Vogue in the same way ever again.


Read Comments

View reader comments | Comment on this story