Category Archives: Anna Wintour

Christian Dior at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

“Bar” suit and jacket, spring/summer 1947 Christian Dior (French, 1905–1957); Christian Dior Haute Couture (French, founded 1947) Silk shantung Gift of Mrs. John Chambers Hughes, 1958 (C.I.58.34.30) Skirt, executed in 1969 from a 1947 design Reproduction of a skirt designed … Continue reading

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Vogue Editor Anna Wintour and The Devil Wears Prada

When I initially saw The Devil Wears Prada, I thought it was interesting.  It was not until years later, when I watched the documentary The September Issue [which is  about Vogue’s Editor Anna Wintour] that I really got it.  Apparently, Meryl … Continue reading

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Grace Coddington Creative Director of Vogue

Sally Singer: [Speaking about Grace Coddington in The September Issue] Grace is without question, the greatest living stylist. There’s no one better than Grace. There’s no one who can make any photographer take more beautiful, more interesting, more romantic, more … Continue reading

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The September Issue – Anna Wintour and Vogue

Although this film is a welcome glimpse into the creative brilliance of Vogue’s Creative Director, Grace Coddington, it is also a frightening glimpse into the shrewish nature of Vogue’s Editor Anna Wintour.  After watching this documentary, I better understand the … Continue reading

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A Quick History of Vogue Magazine

1892 – First Vogue Magazine Cover Early years “In 1892,[2] Arthur Turnure founded Vogue as a weekly publication in the United States, sponsored by Kristoffer Wright;[3] the first issue was published on December 17 of that year, with a cover … Continue reading

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