Barbara Hulanicki OBE, co-founder of Biba, is a photographer, illustrator and designer whose career in fashion has spanned five decades. She holds honorary doctorates from the Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, and the University of Brighton, and her Outstanding Contribution to Fashion was honoured at the 2011 Global Fashion Awards. Martin Pel studied art history at the University of Manchester and the Courtauld Institute of Art, London. He is Curator of Costume & Textiles at Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove, where he curated Biba and Beyond: Barbara Hulanicki (2012).
"A tribute to the late, lamented 'most beautiful store in the
"This eye-popping book focuses on the label's enduring fashion legacy, and is packed with gorgeous photos. . . . It documents the vibrancy of the swingin' '60s and the effect of one woman's vision on the way we dress today."--BUST magazine