Diane von Furstenberg began her fashion career in 1970. In a 1976 cover story, Newsweek declared her the most remarkable woman since Coco Chanel. Her global brand is now available in more than 70 countries worldwide. An active philanthropist, she was president of the Council of Fashion Designers of America from 2006 2019. She has written several books, including Diane: A Signature Life and The Woman I Wanted to Be.
"Von Furstenberg shares the words she lives by ... with [her] entries forming an A to Z compendium of her language of empowerment." - Forbes"Own It is a must-have survival guide that you can come back to time and again for immediate inspiration from the heart and soul of the trailblazing business leader and creative genius that is DVF!" - Whitney Wolfe Herd, CEO and Founder of Bumble"Many books describe paths to success, but only Own It helps us to find our own. My friend Diane von Furstenberg gives us the biggest gift: faith in our uniqueness." - Gloria Steinem, writer, activist and feminist organizer"When you take responsibility for your choices, have a higher calling and cultivate love and compassion, joy becomes the measure of success every moment. Own It is a beautiful guide." - Deepak Chopra, author of Total Meditation: Practices in Living the Awakened Life"[Diane von Furstenberg] shares a lifetime of bitesize wisdom and inspiration in her latest book." - ELLE Decoration"An alphabetical collection of DVF-isms that are certainly worth taking note of." - AnOther Magazine"In Own It, von Furstenberg shares her accessible manifesto: connect, expand, inspire and advocate." - The Irish Examiner