Provisionally named Luella’s Guide to English Style, the once-journalist is beginning work on the trendy tome which she hopes to publish in September, just in time for London Fashion Week.
Whilst the news should come as no surprise , savvy fashion fans will remember the idea for the project arose last year but couldn’t materialise due to work commitments at the time , we’re very excited nonetheless.
The book, we hear, will be divided into two sections; one devoted to English street style, and the other to national style icons. But it’s more than just a book about fashion, “it’s a work of social anthropology”.
“Unfortunately she couldn’t deliver on time before but now we’ve decided on September,” a spokesman for the publishers, Fourth Estate, told the Independent. “She’s doing all the writing herself. It’s a style guide.”
Well 2009 may have ended on a downer, but 2010 looks set to be far brighter for Luella. Now to reviving her label…