Grace Coddington for The Economist… must read this article!

If you consider yourself a follower of fashion, this is one article you won’t want to miss out on reading. “Grace Coddington: Creative Indeed” is featured in the recent issue of Intelligent Life by the Economist and is written by Coddington’s former assistant and good friend, Julie Kavanagh.

You’ll find yourself getting lost in sentences like this…

Working for Grace converted me to fashion overnight. With my hair permed and hennaed into a pre-Raphaelite haze I became her mini-clone, wearing shirts knotted at the midriff, and vintage dresses with character shoes and stockings, never tights. It wasn’t the copycat infectiousness of fashion, or any obligation to conform—it was simply the power of Grace’s personality and style.


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