Fashion People

Why Paul Poiret’s autobiography won’t change your life

Pretentious, Odious, Irritating, Refined, Exaggerated, Triumphalist. The list of adjectives that can describe Paul Poiret does not end here, of course, but I liked the idea of ​​finding a word for each letter of his surname and that all together they could communicate the personality of one of the main protagonists of fashion history. How …

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Fashion People

Books – D.V. by Diana Vreeland

Everybody defines Diana Vreeland as “Legendary editor in chief of the American Vogue” even if they haven’t the slightest idea who they’re talking about. So, I’m asking you, what’s the meaning of the word “legendary”, conventionally used as a crossword clue? The answer is more complicated than expected, but you can solve the riddle by …

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