Grace: A Memoir

Hardcover | November 20, 2012

byGrace Coddington

not yet rated|write a review

Grace Coddington, at age 70, has been the Creative Director of Vogue magazine for the past 20 years. Her candour, her irascibility, her commitment to her work, and her always fresh and original take on fashion has made her, after Anna Wintour, the most powerful person in fashion. Acquired after an intense auction among every major publisher, this woman who became an unwilling celebrity captured the hearts of everyone when she was revealed in the movie as the creative force behind the throne at Vogue. Having grown up on a backwater island in Wales, she came to London just in time to be discovered as a dazzling model by the famous Norman Parkinson, then went on to shape the pages at Vogue for 19 years where she worked as Creative Director with many luminaries including the young Wintour. Lured by Calvin Klein to run his New York operation she then jumped back to American Vogue when Wintour returned to America in 2003. She has been there ever since.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$40.50 online
$45.00 list price (save 10%)
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25
Prices may vary. why?
Please call ahead to confirm inventory.

From the Publisher

Grace Coddington, at age 70, has been the Creative Director of Vogue magazine for the past 20 years. Her candour, her irascibility, her commitment to her work, and her always fresh and original take on fashion has made her, after Anna Wintour, the most powerful person in fashion. Acquired after an intense auction among every major publisher, this woman who became an unwilling celebrity captured th...

GRACE CODDINGTON is a former model and the creative director of American Vogue magazine. The author lives in New York, NY.

other books by Grace Coddington

Grace: Thirty Years Of Fashion At Vogue
Grace: Thirty Years Of Fashion At Vogue

Hardcover|Nov 16 2015

$111.34 online$200.00list price(save 44%)
Grace: The American Vogue Years
Grace: The American Vogue Years

Hardcover|Sep 5 2016

$200.25 online$225.00list price(save 11%)
Achter de schermen bij Vogue
Achter de schermen bij Vogue

Kobo ebook|Jan 22 2013

$14.57

see all books by Grace Coddington
Format:HardcoverDimensions:416 pages, 9.52 × 7.3 × 1.4 inPublished:November 20, 2012Publisher:Random House of CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0307362744

ISBN - 13:9780307362742

Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Enjoyable I bought this book just over a month ago and find it very interesting and entertaining. I enjoy it very much.
Date published: 2015-05-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Loved it Interesting woman felt the stories were glossed over but she would have stories to fill an encyclopedia
Date published: 2013-06-21