Drew Barrymore, Christina Hendricks Celebrate ‘Christian Siriano: Dresses to Dream About’

“We wanted to bring in a little bit of our dream world,” exclaimed Christian Siriano, standing beside a dramatic ruffled tulle dress once worn by Taylor Swift now on display at the Rizzoli bookstore in New York.
Celebrating the launch of his first coffee-table book, “Christian Siriano: Dresses to Dream About,” the 31-year-old designer filled the library-like retail space with several of his gowns spanning a decadelong career.
“I think a lot of my early work kind of got lost, but obviously I was building a business,” explained Siriano, who gained attention on the fourth season of “Project Runway.” “I wanted to put things all in one place [in this book] so people could see what really goes into making the clothes and the stories behind them.”
Siriano, who attributes his early success to “not listening to all of the advice I was getting,” is a favorite of many Hollywood beauties who perennially wear his playful creations to red-carpet events.
Model Coco Rocha recalled meeting the designer when the pair attended Siriano’s first CFDA Awards in 2014. Dubbed “Coco Deco” in the book, the retro-inspired black-and-white ensemble is a standout for Rocha not only because of her love of the design, but because their

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