If you haven’t seen the documentary Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel, it is well worth its 1.5 hour running time. The movie provides an intimate portrait of Diana Vreeland, one of the most influential women of the 20th century. Though she may come across as a bit eccentric, Ms. Vreeland’s work as fashion editor at Harper’s Bazaar and editor of Vogue spanned decades and demonstrated what an exceptionally motivated and highly creative visionary she was. Fashion would not be what it is today without her. She was truly a woman who followed her own path.
I found the following quotes from Ms. Vreeland exceptional: