Isabella Blow

If you think you know a lot about fashion and don’t know who Isabella Blow is I encourage you to read. Blow was a style icon and international magazine editor. She is also credited for discovering designer Alexander McQueen as well as models Stella Tennant and Sophie Dahl.

Isabella Blow

Isabella Blow

Known for wearing outrageous hats, especially those of designer Philip Treacy, she had a unique ability to spot and nurture young talent.

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Above is one of my favorite shots of Blow in a very surrealistic-Dali trendy kind of way.

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This post is dedicated to my great friend, Paula Gillam, who is an amazing woman and tremendous inspiration in my life. xo