Fashion Climbing: A Memoir with Photographs

Fashion Climbing: A Memoir with Photographs ⇲ Format Kindle Fashion Climbing: A Memoir with Photographs uk ⩻ Kindle By Bill Cunningham ⫰ The glamorous world of 20th century fashion comes alive in Cunninghams masterful memoir both because of his exuberant appreciation for stylish clothes and his sharp assessment of those who wore them Publishers Weekly, Boxed, Starred Review Cunningham s writing is authentic, irreverent, and quintessentially New York A lively tale of a life in style and a delightful homage to the days before women stopped wearing hats Kirkus Reviews Cunninghams almost unbearably charming memoirunearthed by relatives after his death, in 2016, and covering his life through the 1960ssends readers winging through the twentieth century in style It documents his unparalleled eye and appreciation for fashions magic, mystery, and illusions styles potential to invent and transform As both the very personal autobiography of an icon and a valuable social history, this wins Booklist, starred reviewBill Cunninghams enchanting memoir of his love affair with fashion and the people who created, shaped, analysed, and wore it in the combustible years after the Second World War is a delight and a revelation, proving that his pen was as astute as his lens This lively, compelling, and invaluable social history tells us as much about the s of the age as it does about the eras seismic fashion revolutions and reflects the wonder that Bill saw in creation throughout his life.Hamish BowlesWe missed Bill Cunningham terribly So thank goodness for this book Here comes a snap, crackle and pop of a memoir Humble, sparse and vivacious Funny Forthright and elegant Bill is back and we are grateful Maira KalmanAs Mr Cunningham might have said, a real dilly of a bookthe story of a man who turned a love of beauty into an exquisite life.Lauren Collins Fashion Climbinghas everything youd want in a fashion memoir industry politics, elaborate window displays, hijinks at galas , but its also a manifesto for living authentically.Just like Bill Cunninghams photography, this book is anti snobbery, pro having fun at all costs, and awake to the pleasures of being oneself Tavi GevinsonThe untold story of a New York City legend s education in creativity and styleFor Bill Cunningham, New York City was the land of freedom, glamour, and, above all, style Growing up in a lace curtain Irish suburb of Boston, secretly trying on his sister s dresses and spending his evenings after school in the city s chicest boutiques, Bill dreamed of a life dedicated to fashion But his desires were a source of shame for his family, and after dropping out of Harvard, he had to fight them tooth and nail to pursue his love When he arrived in New York, he reveled in people watching He spent his nights at opera openings and gate crashing extravagant balls, where he would take note of the styles, new and old, watching how the gowns moved, how the jewels hung, how the hair laid on each head This was his education, and the birth of the democratic and exuberant taste that he came to be famous for as a photographer for The New York Times After two style mavens took Bill under their wing, his creativity thrived and he made a name for himself as a designer Taking on the alias William J because designing under his family s name would have been a disgrace to his parents Bill became one of the era s most outlandish and celebrated hat designers, catering to movie stars, heiresses, and artists alike Bill s mission was to bring happiness to the world by making women an inspiration to themselves and everyone who saw them These were halcyon days when fashion was all he ate and drank When he was broke and hungry he d stroll past the store windows on Fifth Avenue and feed himself on beautiful things Fashion Climbing is the story of a young man striving to be the person he was born to be a true original But although he was one of the city s most recognized and treasured figures, Bill was also one of its most guarded Written with his infectious joy and one of a kind voice, this memoir was polished, neatly typewritten, and safely stored away in his lifetime He held off on sharing it and himself until his passing Between these covers, is an education in style, an effervescent tale of a bohemian world as it once was, and a final gift to the readers of one of New York s great characters. 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    • 3.1
    • 243
    • Format Kindle
    • 0525558705
    • Bill Cunningham
    • Anglais
    • 23 May 2017