Tag: Battle of Versailles

  • Eleanor Lambert: The Empress of 7th Avenue

    One of the most seminal figures in the history of American fashion was not, in fact, a designer at all. ¬†For more than seven decades, Eleanor Lambert (1903-2003) was American fashion’s greatest champion and advocate, pulling the strings behind the industry’s biggest names and organizations. Born in 1903 in Crawfordsville, Indiana, Lambert was raised by…