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The towering world of Jimmy Choo : a glamorous story of power, profits, and the pursuit of the perfect shoe

Author: Lauren Goldstein Crowe; Sagra Maceira de Rosen
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Traces the rise of a London society girl to the head of one of the world's most famous shoe brands, describing how Tamara Yeardye convinced shoemaker Jimmy Choo to launch a factory-produced luxury footwear line and overcame daunting challenges at every stage.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Crowe, Lauren Goldstein.
Towering world of Jimmy Choo.
New York : Bloomsbury, 2009
(OCoLC)891471222
Named Person: Jimmy Choo; Tamara Mellon
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lauren Goldstein Crowe; Sagra Maceira de Rosen
ISBN: 9781596913912 1596913916
OCLC Number: 236341006
Description: 228 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Glamorama = business bonanza --
The hard times of a Voguette --
A Choo is born --
Like father, like daughter --
High heels are hard work --
The American invasion --
A good man is hard to lose --
The business of luxury --
The making of a manager --
Phoenix rises --
Blooming marvelous --
The lion roars --
Trouble in paradise --
Marrying TowerBrook --
The big guns move in.
Responsibility: Lauren Goldstein Crowe and Sagra Maceira de Rosen.

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Traces the rise of a London society girl to the head of one of the world's most famous shoe brands, describing how Tamara Yeardye convinced shoemaker Jimmy Choo to launch a factory-produced luxury footwear line and overcame daunting challenges at every stage.

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