Be-Spoke Book Signing

Be-Spoke Book Signing

Watercolor of Marylou Luther
About the Book

"Be-Spoke" by Marylou Luther is a captivating book that offers insights into the creative process and lives of some of the most important fashion designers of our time. The book covers the stories of 22 designers, including Giorgio Armani, Ralph Lauren, and Yves Saint Laurent, and features interviews and personal anecdotes from each designer.

The book explores the designers' inspirations, challenges, and their pursuit of excellence in the fashion industry. It also highlights the designers' personal journeys and how their individual experiences have shaped their creative vision.

The writing style is engaging, and the book is beautifully designed with striking photographs and illustrations. It offers an intimate look at the designers, their creative processes, and their unique perspectives on fashion.

About the Author
Nebraska Stories: Beyond The Runway: Marylou Luther Nebraska Public Media

Marylou Luther is a legendary fashion journalist, newspaper columnist, and author. She is a 1951 graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and has had a 70-year career in the fashion industry. Throughout her career, Marylou has interviewed some of the most iconic figures in the fashion world and has built a reputation as a respected journalist with a keen eye for style.

Marylou moved to New York City in 1961, but spent a portion of the 1960s and 1970s living in Los Angeles, where she worked as a writer for the LA Times and McCall's sportwear. She also worked as a fashion writer for the Des Moines Register and the Chicago Tribune. Her time as a journalist has given her the opportunity to interview Christian Dior in 1957, Coco Chanel at her atelier, and many other legends in the fashion world.

Throughout her career, Marylou has been recognized for her contributions to the fashion industry and her unique writing style. She has been a role model for aspiring journalists and fashion enthusiasts, and her latest work is a testament to her lasting impact on the fashion world.