Introducing the ‘The Ghost of Avant-Garde’
A book by Adriana Lacko

This book resembles the mutual concept and understanding of  beauty of the so called ‘avant-garde’ aesthetic fashion realm. An exploration of what is exactly ‘avant-garde’ in 21 century? Is it relevant and what is the complexity behind it?

An educational and inspirational book for those passionate people, deeply touched and involved in a world of appearance where the self-expression goes deep down the rabbit hole and emerging in numerous styles and definitions of fashion.

Exploring the theoretical analysis of the ‘avant-garde’ and its usage in the fashion world.

“Notes on discourse in deconstructed intellectual contemporary fashion”

The edition includes 75 brands and designers, one of which is Minoár.


332 pages, 8 chapters and numerous brand editorial visuals.

Each book comes with unique and exclusive signature Minoár Fiber Bond Boro book cover. The cover features signature steel hexagon strap bookmark and a range of patchwork fabrics.

Book Details

– Size: 20 x 18 cm / 7.8 x 7 inches
– Pages: 332 (unpaginated) pages
– Black & White images print
– Paperback in black color
– English written

Each book comes with unique and exclusive signature Minoár Fiber Bond Boro book cover.
Limited edition of 15.

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Book Content:

1. Why fashion practice needs a theoretical analysis (mind the gap)
2. Research (who is haunted by the ghost of the avant-garde)
3. What is avant-garde (anyway)
4. Modernism (marching into the unknown)
5. Work of art (before and after avant-garde)
6. Avant-garde and beauty (are at war)
7. Failure of the avant-garde (decline of the new, mission impossible)
8. Contemporary fashion (no rules, just technology)

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Chest 31.1”-33” 33.4”-35.4” 35.8”-37.7” 38.1”-40.5” 40.9”-43.7” 44”-45.6”
Waist 23.6”-25.5” 25.9”-27.9” 28.3”-30.3” 30.7”-33” 33.4”-36.2” 36.6”-38.1”
Hips 33.8”-35.8” 36.2”-38.1” 38.5”-40.5” 40.9”-43.3” 43.7”-46” 46.4”-48”
Jeans 25/26 27/28 29/30 30/31 31/32 32/33
EU/DE/DK 34 36 38 40 42 44
US 4 6 8 10 12 14
UK 8 10 12 14 16 18
IT 40 42 44 46 48 50
FR 36 38 40 42 44 46
Japan 7 9 11 13 15 17
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Chest 79-84 85-90 91-96 97-103 104-111 112-116
Waist 60-65 66-71 72-77 78-84 85-92 93-97
Hips 86-91 92-97 98-103 104-110 111-117 118-122
Jeans 25/26 27/28 29/30 30/31 31/32 32/33
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UK 8 10 12 14 16 18
IT 40 42 44 46 48 50
FR 36 38 40 42 44 46
Japan 7 9 11 13 15 17

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  • Waist – This is the narrowest part of the human body. Waistline is located at the level of the belly button. It is recommended when measuring legwear or skirts to measure the circumference of 10 centimeters below the belly button.

  • Hips – This measure is taken by circumventing the widest part of the human body. The tape measure is placed in a horizontal position.

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