“‘I was born to be a rocker chick, forever in blue jeans.’”
Any avid reader of the fashion genre can attest to the fact that the category is rife with biographies of the great designers, but there are scant few within the category of autobiography.
After a quick perusal through Amazon, this reader found well over 20 titles devoted to Christian Dior, the man, the brand, and just about any tangential subject attached to the name, including his
Merriam Webster dictionary defines memoir as: a narrative composed from personal experience or a history of one’s life.
This is an incredible monograph that chronicles the rise and family dynamics of one of the most prestigious and internationally known jewelry brands linked to the family that built it “brick by bri
Before even opening this book, this reader was wondering what Alan Flusser could possibly bring to the table on the subject of Ralph Lauren. There are few designers who reflect the ubiquity of Mr.
Coco Chanel was born in 1883 or thereabouts since she never really divulged her age, and she died in 1971.
Before you even open the book and begin to take this journey, the reader is assured that this will not be Pulitzer or Nobel Prize material.
Before going any further, it should be stated that if you have no interest in the legacy of Gucci, the brand or family, then you can safely pass on this book.