The polo player with the raised mallet—everyone knows the Ralph Lauren logo. Learn the amazing story of the man who is a true American fashion icon.
Born in the Bronx, even as a teenager Ralph Lauren was known for his distinctive fashion sense, having a taste for both classic preppy clothes and vintage looks like beat-up leather jackets. He got his start in the fashion business by selling ties that he designed. From ties he went on to create a global fashion empire. In this easy-to-read biography, best-selling author and Who Was? creator Jane O'Connor explains exactly how a fashion line is created—from first drawings to models strutting on the runway.---from the publisher
112 pages 978-1524784027 Ages 8-12
Keywords: biography, boys and men, fashion, fashion designer, business, narrative nonfiction, part of a series, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, 11 year old, 12 year old