By the 1930s Elsa Schiaparelli had captivated the fashion world in Paris, but before that, she was a little girl in Rome who didn’t feel pretty at all.Bloom: A Story of Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelliis the enchanting story for young readers of how a young girl used her imagination and emerged from plain to extraordinary.
Kyo Maclear and Julie Morstad have gorgeously interpreted Schiaparelli’s life. Maclear tells a lyrical story with moments both poignant and humorous and Morstad’s elegant imagery saturates the pages with Schiaparelli-inspired shapes and colors. Ages 4 to 8. Hardcover, 40 pages.