Diana Vreeland


Born
in Paris, France
July 29, 1903

Died
August 22, 1989

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Diana Vreeland was a noted columnist and editor in the field of fashion. She worked for the fashion magazines Harper's Bazaar and Vogue and the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Born as Diana Dalziel, Vreeland was the eldest daughter of American socialite mother Emily Key Hoffman and British father Frederick Young Dalziel. Hoffman was a descendant of George Washington's brother as well as a cousin of Francis Scott Key. She also was a distant cousin of Pauline de Rothschild. Vreeland had one sister, Alexandra.

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Diana Vreeland Memos: The V...

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Glamour

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Visionaire No. 37: Vreeland...

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Yves Saint Laurent

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Inventive Paris clothes: 19...

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Vogue Poster Book

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Diana Vreeland Bazaar Years...

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“The only real elegance is in the mind; if you've got that, the rest really comes from it.”
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“It’s not about the dress you wear, but it’s about the life you lead in the dress.”
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“There's only one very good life and that's the life you know you want and you make it yourself.”
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