Known for her wit, wisdom — she told Manolo to make shoes and was the first to send Avadon on location) — her creative eye (she was behind Jackie Kennedy’s iconic look), Diana Vreeland was a force in fashion, culture and the world. The first fashion editor ever, her approach was whimsical, yet fiercly clever, and whilst she may have come off as superficial on the surface, Vreeland was nobody’s fool. This iconic firecracker paved the way for the likes of Anna and Nina and she was fun. Really fun. Read on for some great advice from one of the most interesting and admirable women in history.