Grace Coddington Words Of Advice For The Fashion People

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Everybody loves Grace Coddington. Some because of who she really is, some because of her fashion longevity, some because they feel compassionate about her being in Anna Wintour’s shadow…

All are true. Or maybe not. But reading some of Grace Coddington’s style advices certify one thing and one thing only: Grace Coddington is really outstandingly special, by fashion or any other standards! So if we’re to follow Grace’s fashion counsel, here’s how fashion people should or shouldn’t behave like, right after the jump!

the amazing Grace Coddington

{1} don’t follow the rules, swear!
{2} don’t say bad things about your boss (or anyone else in the industry)!
{3} keep your private life private!
{4} have gracious fun in the spotlight!
{5} talk about your cats!
{6} show your human side!
{7} be mysterious about your fashion acquaintances!

‘…I swear like a trooper. […] [Anna Wintour is] my boss and you have to respect that she makes the magazine what it is, and we all contribute. […] I’m having fun being recognized. […] I’m too old to lead a really exciting life.’


#1 Appollonia on 11.21.12 at 6:58 am

I love her!!
From now on I can say I swear like Grace Coddington. I used to swear like Deb Morgan ! :D

I need to get myself her memoirs :)

#2 Ellington on 11.21.12 at 4:21 pm

I adore Grace Coddington!
She is fabu and made watching
“The September Issue” all the better for me!
I do not swear, but as for the rest of her advice I will it heed. : )

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