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March 20, 2014 at 2:14 pm
Love the bubble coat, it looks very comfy :)
March 21, 2014 at 2:56 am
this looks like an interesting gift to make! :)
March 20, 2014 at 2:26 pm
Congrats on the find! This book is very hard to find. They are legends and they did such a great job on this project.
March 20, 2014 at 3:06 pm
What a cool project for them! I never plan to visit NY but this type of exhibition would definitely be on my list!
March 20, 2014 at 4:31 pm
What an amazing find. So jealous! Just watched “Bill Cunningham New York” again last night with my daughter, who’s 10, and adores him. Sweet coincidence.
March 20, 2014 at 7:31 pm
March 21, 2014 at 8:00 am
Cool idea. I have seen the book, actually. Just don’t know where.
March 21, 2014 at 8:54 am
March 21, 2014 at 5:21 pm
I have the book, it’s a classic. Would anyone like to buy it?
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March 21, 2014 at 6:57 pm
What a wonderful exhibit! I sure hope it travels.
March 22, 2014 at 2:41 am
If anyone deserves to find such a book/treasure as this, it’s you, Scott1
March 22, 2014 at 10:44 am
I remember Bill’s fashion reviews in Details Magazine from a million years. Details was very affordable. At that time, comprehensive photographic representations of runway shows were only available in huge, glossy, super-expensive magazines so those issues of Details were treasured by poor kids like me. Honestly? I think he is a complete rebel in the best sense of the word.
March 26, 2014 at 8:26 pm
Amazing find and great write up on the subject. Cunningham is an institution. How is there just 12 comments on this?
April 5, 2016 at 2:18 pm
Many, many years ago I too stumbled upon this book, but it was at the Strand Bookstore in the Village. At that time they were drastically marked down and my interest was the NYC architecture set off against the fashion of their era. I only came to know more of Bill Cunningham later, and when I first met him I mentioned the book and how much I had enjoyed it. He said he’d shot a hundred more images then made the book. Also, upon later seeing the documentary, “Bill Cunningham New York” I realized that his model in all his shots was one of his fellow Carnegie Hall Studio neighbors, the photographer Editta Sherman.