Women From the Ankle Down: The Story of Shoes and How They Define Us

Women From the Ankle Down: The Story of Shoes and How They Define Us

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by Rachelle Bergstein
     
 

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Rachelle Bergstein brings readers along on a unique and delightful romp through the history of shoes, the women who wear them, and the profound impact they have on our lives.

Women from the Ankle Down includes interviews and cameos with influential figures ranging from Lisa Mayock of Vena Cava to Oscar Award–winning costume designer Patrizia

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Overview

Rachelle Bergstein brings readers along on a unique and delightful romp through the history of shoes, the women who wear them, and the profound impact they have on our lives.

Women from the Ankle Down includes interviews and cameos with influential figures ranging from Lisa Mayock of Vena Cava to Oscar Award–winning costume designer Patrizia van Brandenstein, from Doc Martens historian Martin Roach to Fashion Institute of Technology museum director Valerie Steele; from Marilyn Monroe and Jane Fonda to Salvador Ferragamo and Christian Dior; from Judy Garland to Wonder Woman.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780062097071
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
05/29/2012
Sold by:
HARPERCOLLINS
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
304
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Rachelle Bergstein, the author of Women from the Ankle Down, works at a literary agency in New York. She lives with her husband and their son in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

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