Diana Vreeland : Empress of Fashion, Hardback Book

Description

As an editor, curator and wit, Diana Vreeland made a lasting mark and remains an icon for generations of fashion lovers.

During her fifty-year reign as the `Empress of Fashion', she launched Twiggy, advised Jackie O and coined some of fashion's most eloquent proverbs, such as `the bikini is the biggest thing since the atom bomb.' She aimed to `instruct where possible, to delight, to give pleasure, to bring to the reader what interests her.' In this book, the first full-length biography of Vreeland, Amanda Mackenzie Stuart portrays a visionary: a fearless innovator who inspired designers, models, photographers and artists, and who reinvented the way we think about style and where we go to think about it.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 448 pages, With 30 illustrations
  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Fashion & textiles: design
  • ISBN: 9780500516812

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