"You should really pick up this book when it drops because it looks like it is going to be a good one." ~FashionIndie.com
"The American designer Walter Albini is not a household name like Bill Blass or Geoffrey Beene, but he will be soon, if W editor in chief Stefano Tonchi has his way." ~DailyFrontRow.com
Maria Luisa Frisa is director of the graduate course in fashion design at the IUAV in Venice, and fashion curator of the Fondazione Pitti Discovery. She is also editor of the Mode series.
Stefano Tonchi is the editor of T, the New York Times style magazine.