Pat Cleveland For Stephen Burrows In Versailles ’73: American Runway Revolution

Pat Cleveland passionately reflects on one of her most magical experiences at the legendary fashion show at the palace of Versailles. In 1973, top American designers used eleven black models, an unprecedented number at the time, to showcase their finest designs for a guest list of such notables as Grace Kelly, Andy Warhol, and Liza Minelli. Click above to listen to the most mesmerizing moments of this groundbreaking fashion show.

Pat Cleveland, circa 1973.