About the Author
Diane Elisabeth Poirier is a fashion designer and art historian. As the president of a contemporary arts society, she has organized numerous exhibitions of young artists' work. As assistant curator at the Galliera Museum, she contributed to exhibitions and fashion catalogues. She's published Le Ski et ses modes, cent ans de sports d'hiver (Skiing and Fashion: A Century Of Winter Sports) and is currently the fashion editor for Franceinlondon.com.