November 29th, 2015
In WSJ. Magazine

‘IDEA Books: Fashion’s Favorite Rare-Book Dealer’

Founders of the London-based bookseller IDEA, Angela Hill and David Owen, share a few of their favorite finds with WSJ. MagazineTheir must-follow Instagram feed, @IDEABOOKSLTD, has reached cult status.

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YVES SALOMON

Reversible shearling coat

SONIA RYKIEL

Frayed checked cotton-blend tweed skirt

HOGAN

Shearling sneakers

VALENTINO

Tiered ruffled silk crepe de chine mini dress

PRADA

Buckle kitten-heel leather pumps

KHAITE

Cornelia double-breasted cotton trench coat

ISABEL MARANT

Nutson broderie anglaise ramie blouse

ISABEL MARANT

Jane cross-strap stud-embellished sandals

SAINT LAURENT

Tuxedo box clutch

THE ROW

Nolia crepe midi dress

YEEZY

Stretch-suede 70mm bootie

JEROME DREYFUSS

Felix large leather and suede shoulder bag

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  • After browsing this Instagram, I can only conclude 90,000 followers have way too much free time on their hands to stare at other people’s overly photographed lives. But kudos to the booksellers for capitalizing on stuff we never knew we cared about!

    PaulaNovember 29th, 2015  11:39 PM

     
  • Just read the article. Do they have a website to order from or browse? Love finding rare books for gifts.

    KathyNovember 30th, 2015  4:16 PM

     
  • I have no time on my hands but I love following them on Instagram!

    That's Not My AgeNovember 30th, 2015  4:23 PM

     

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