Isabella Blow was famous for the clothes that she wore, although frequently flagrant for the clothes that she didn’t! “Issie has been banned from the offices of Vogue for leaning over the slide table with no knickers on!”
Such a cosmic creature and colossal character, to this day she remains unparalleled by any other. Individual in every sense of the word, her own unique sense of style marked her out asa true pioneer. With such a sharp and instinctive eye for talent her influence on the fashion industry was vast. To express her capacious contribution in words would only do her a disservice. Although, I will note that she is accredited for faces such as Sophie Dahl, Stella Tennant and the ensuing careers of Lee Alexander McQueen while being the muse of milliner Philip Treacy. Need I say anymore?!
With the cyclical fashion weeks, ordinarily you would find Isabella in…
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