The book discusses the real life tales of how some of America’s favorite designers got their starts. Pictures and photos are plentiful throughout the book, helping to keep teens interested. The story covers every aspect of the fashion world ranging from modeling to photography to design.
If you have a teen who is thinking about pursing any type of fashion degree in college, then this book is a must read for your child. The book draws a clear picture of how the fashion industry works and includes interviews with famous designers that your teen may already know and adore. Your child will read about the ups and downs of the industry. He or she can find out about how a designer achieved success, read about instances when designers were failing and everything in-between.
Television tends to make the fashion industry look fun and exciting all the time. This book can help your teen to see the hard work that is required in order to achieve fame and success. Industry favorites such as Marc Jacobs and Tory Burch tell all. This is the kind of book that your teen will want to open over and over again to revisit quotes and look at photographs. If your teen or tween is serious about taking the next steps to become a model or a designer, it is worth reading this book for yourself and discussing it together.