Grace Coddington Thinks Young Designers Need More Hardship In Their…

Grace Coddington says that young designers could stand to have "a few things going wrong in their life. I mean, I hate to say it, but it teaches you a hell of a lot, you know." Coddington continues, "I think they need time, and I think too many of the young designers really think that they can step right out of school… » 11/19/12 3:10pm 11/19/12 3:10pm

Grace Coddington Lost Her Virginity With A Man Named Tinker

Grace Coddington's forthcoming memoir is excerpted in this month's Vogue. The passage is full of anecdotes about London and Paris in the 1950s and 60s — the life of a struggling newbie model, an engagement ended by an affair, flights over the channel with a pilot boyfriend who liked to do loop-the-loops, "snotty… » 10/19/12 6:15pm 10/19/12 6:15pm