"The best book on costume in 50 years is in print again."
–Patricia McLaughlin / RealStyle
from Understanding Vionnet
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"Vionnet's passion and spirit have been carried on by Mrs. Betty Kirke... Although many people were aware of the designer's greatness, researching and writing the book was a difficult task which no one had dared to undertake in the past. Thanks to Mrs. Kirke, we are able to preserve and to pass on the precious legacy of Madeleine Vionnet."
from the foreward to
"Madeleine Vionnet" by Betty Kirke