The Resource Fashion is freedom: : how a girl from Tehran broke the rules to change her world, Tala Raassi, (ebook)

Fashion is freedom: : how a girl from Tehran broke the rules to change her world, Tala Raassi, (ebook)

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Fashion is freedom: : how a girl from Tehran broke the rules to change her world
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Fashion is freedom:
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how a girl from Tehran broke the rules to change her world
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Tala Raassi
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eng
Summary
The inspiring true story of how courage, a dream, and some needle and thread can change a life forever. Since she was young, Tala Raassi knew her fate lay in fashion. But growing up in her beloved homeland of Iran, a woman can be punished for exposing her hair in public, let alone wearing the newest trends. Despite strict regulations, Tala developed a keen sense of style in backroom cafes and secret parties. She never imagined her behavior would land her in prison, or bring the cruel sting of a whip for the crime of wearing a mini-skirt. Tala's forty lashes didn't keep her down , they fanned the flames of individuality and inspired her to embrace a new freedom in the United States. As she developed her own clothing label, her exploration into the creative, cut throat community of Western fashion opened her eyes to the ups and downs of hard work, hard decisions, and hard truths. Fashion is Freedom takes us on a journey that crosses the globe, from Colombia to Miss Universe, and inspires women everywhere to be fearless
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Midwest
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Raassi, Tala
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  • 746.9/2092
  • B
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non fiction
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  • Raassi, Tala
  • Fashion designers
  • Women fashion designers
  • Iranian Americans
  • Iranian American women
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Fashion is freedom: : how a girl from Tehran broke the rules to change her world, Tala Raassi, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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9781492635192
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11700984
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11700984
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MWT11700984
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Fashion is freedom: : how a girl from Tehran broke the rules to change her world, Tala Raassi, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781492635192
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11700984
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11700984
System control number
MWT11700984
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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