Barbara de Vries and Amy Ferris in conversation with the audience at the Milford Readers and Writers Festival 2016   Photo by Charise Isis

Barbara de Vries and Amy Ferris in conversation with the audience at the Milford Readers and Writers Festival 2016   Photo by Charise Isis

Barbara de Vries

The author of the illustrated memoir Stupid Model - an exaggerated version of herself as an upstart model in Paris and Australia (2016). She is a publisher (Savor, Fire Island Modernist, Unfolded, and The Beatles: Photographs From the Set of Help!) and a designer. As design director at Calvin Klein in the early nineties she started the CK collections, which launched the career of model Kate Moss. De Vries writes about lifestyle, fashion, design and body image. She is also an anti-plastic pollution activist and the founder of Plastic is Forever. She lives in Milford and Miami with her husband and three daughters. More info link

Stupid Model
$29.50
By Barbara de Vries