Motivational: Fashion icons
- Provides unmatched access to master designers and industry leaders.
- In-depth interviews with the fashion industry’s most talented and legendary personalities.
This revealing volume provides unmatched access to master designers and industry leaders. No topic is limiting Fern Mallis, the award-winning creator of Fashion Week in New York, as she hosts Fashion Icons with Fern Mallis in New York’s prestigious 92nd Street Y, a series of in-depth interviews with the fashion industry’s most talented, successful and legendary personalities. With nineteen inspiring interviews with American fashion fittings, this engaging book introduces readers to the real artists behind these very public figures. These no-holds-barred interviews, combined with never-before-seen personal photos from interviewers like Tom Ford, Marc Jacobs, Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, Michael Kors, Tommy Hilfiger, Betsey Johnson, Polly Mellen, Bruce Weber and more bring a fascinating, compelling perspective on their work. Deep, fun and provocative, the discussions range from childhood inspirations to nitty-gritty industry details to advice on how to succeed in the fashion business today. Malli’s Q&A format combines the intimate approach of a tête-à-tête with the dynamics of a live audience, sparking sincere and inspiring conversations. With Mallis, fashion fittings fall to their public figures and provide a window into the fashion industry’s inner work and culture.