As a young woman Kate Betts nursed a dream of striking out on her own and discovering who she was meant to be in Paris. Upon graduation from Princeton and not without trepidation, she took off, renting a room in the apartment of a young "BCBG" family and throwing herself into Parisian culture, determined to master French slang, style, and savoir-faire, and find a job that would give her a reason to stay. After a series of dues-paying jobs, she began a magnificent apprenticeship at Women's Wear Daily and was initiated into the high fashion world at a moment that saw the last glory of the old guard and the explosion of a new generation of talent. From a woozy yet enchanting Yves Saint Laurent to the mischievous and commanding Karl Lagerfeld, to the riotous, brilliant young guns--Martin Margiela, Helmut Lang, and John Galliano--who were rewriting the rules of fashion, Betts gives us a view of what it looked like to a young American girl, finding herself, falling in love, and exploring...

Издательство: "Spiegel&Grau" (2015)

Формат: 160x240, 254 стр.

ISBN: 9780679644422

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Betts is a surname, and may refer to

* Blair Betts (born 1980), Canadian ice hockey player
* Clive Betts (born 1950), British politician
* Denis Betts (born 1969), English rugby league player
* Dickey Betts (born 1943), American guitarist, singer, and songwriter
* Edward Betts (1815-1872), English railway contractor
* Frederick Nicholson Betts (1906-1973), British Indian Army officer and an ornithologist.
* Harry Betts (died 1985), jazz composer
* Jessica Betts (born 1982)
* John Betts (born 1949), teacher and New Brunswick politician
* Jonathan Betts (born 1955), British horological scholar
* Jonathan Betts-LaCroix
* Keter Betts (1928–2005), American jazz double bassist
* Ladell Betts (born 1979), American football running back
* Leah Betts (1977-1995) English schoolgirl
* Melvyn Betts (born 1975) English cricketer
* Morton Betts (1847-1914) English sportsman
* Naomi Betts (born 1982) American criminal
* Robert Betts (born 1981) English footballer
* Roland W. Betts (born 1946) American businessman
* Thaddeus Betts (1789 - 1840) United States Senator and Lieutenant Governor
* Todd Betts (born 1973) Canadian baseball player
* The Betts family of Wortham, Suffolk from 1480 to 1905

Betts may also refer to;
* the Supreme Court Case "Betts v. Brady"
* "R v Betts and Ridley", a famous case in British law

ee also

* Bett
* Butts
* Bettsville, Ohio


Источник: Betts


Kate Kate, n. (Zo["o]l.) The brambling finch. [1913 Webster]

Источник: Kate

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