Kate beyond time: The Kate Moss Book

By CHARLES TAYLOR  |  January 8, 2013

Has there ever been a tougher emblem of style and beauty than Kate Moss? The most common thread, through picture after picture, style after style, is an astonishing confidence, an earned confidence. Moss looks like no setting is too posh to ever make her forget what she learned on the way up. Her look isn't regal. It's unshakable. That she's outlasted the moralists is cheering. I'm betting she's the last woman standing.

THE KATE MOSS BOOK | By Kate Moss, Fabien Baron, Jess Hallett, and Jefferson Hack | Rizzoli | 368 pages :: $85

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