Author(s): Kirstie Clements
The Vogue Factor is the former Australian Vogue Editor-in-Chief's candid account of life at the heart of the fashion industry, from photo shoots and celebrity interviews to the ugly truth behind the glamour - infighting, back-stabbing and the dangerous pursuit of beauty. This is the behind-the-scenes story of an illustrious career in fashion, from receptionist to the editor's chair. It's a life of dazzling parties, outrageous fashion and exotic travel that most people can only dream of. But behind the glossy photos is a hidden world of chaos and pressure, where girls as young as twelve starve themselves to fit into a sample size. Kirstie Clements' eye-opening account of life in fashion's fast lane has hit headlines all over the globe. Both a celebration and a critique of this extraordinary industry, The Vogue Factor is this season's must-have.
The Vogue Factor by Kirstie Clements tells the inside story of Australian Vogue and the fashion world from the magazine's former Editor-in-Chief.
Kirstie Clements began working at Australian Vogue in 1985, rising to editor in 1999, a position she held until 2012. She co-authored In Vogue: 50 Years of Australian Style with Lee Tulloch. She was a columnist with the Australian Sunday Telegraph from 2010-2012 and a judge on Australia's Next Top Model. She is married with seventeen-year-old twins.