Whether you're a collector, looking to style-up a new flat or hunting for the perfect present, there's a lot to be said for indulging in a gorgeous, glossy fashion bible to sit pride of place on one's coffee table.
For one, they make great conversation pieces. Secondly, they're more timeless than a magazine, but more aesthetically pleasing than a novel, and therefore basically a soft furnishing. Ergo, an investment. Thirdly, they're a quick fix to transform your table from dull to daaaahling before you can even say