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The Pink Suit - A Novel

Nicole Mary Kelby

"Inspired by the true story behind Jackie Kennedy's iconic outfit, Kelby has stitched a compelling tale of politics, fashion and history."--People On November 22, 1963, Jacqueline Kennedy accompanied her husband to Dallas dressed in a pink Chanel-style suit. Much of her wardrobe, including the pink suit, came from the New York boutique Chez Ninon where a young Irish immigrant named Kate worked behind the scenes to meticulously craft the memorable outfits. Kate is torn between the glamorous world of Chez Ninon and her traditional Manhattan neighborhood. Finding balance is not easy in a time when women are still expected to follow the rules. And when you're in love, it's impossible. Kelby's luxurious narrative gives fascinating insight into the real story behind the iconic pink suit, introducing the reader to the wildly unforgettable characters that made Jackie Kennedy into the fashion icon of the century.

"Inspired by the true story behind Jackie Kennedy's iconic outfit, Kelby has stitched a compelling tale of politics, fashion and history."--People On November 22, 1963, Jacqueline Kennedy accompanied her husband to Dallas dressed in a pink Chanel-style suit. Much of her wardrobe, including the pink suit, came from the New York boutique Chez Ninon where a young Irish immigrant named Kate worked behind the scenes to meticulously craft the memorable outfits. Kate is torn between the glamorous world of Chez Ninon and her traditional Manhattan neighborhood. Finding balance is not easy in a time when women are still expected to follow the rules. And when you're in love, it's impossible. Kelby's luxurious narrative gives fascinating insight into the real story behind the iconic pink suit, introducing the reader to the wildly unforgettable characters that made Jackie Kennedy into the fashion icon of the century.
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"Inspired by the true story behind Jackie Kennedy's iconic outfit, Kelby has stitched a compelling tale of politics, fashion and history."--People On November 22, 1963, Jacqueline Kennedy accompanied her husband to Dallas dressed in a pink Chanel-style suit. Much of her wardrobe, including the pink suit, came from the New York boutique Chez Ninon where a young Irish immigrant named Kate worked behind the scenes to meticulously craft the memorable outfits. Kate is torn between the glamorous world of Chez Ninon and her traditional Manhattan neighborhood. Finding balance is not easy in a time when women are still expected to follow the rules. And when you're in love, it's impossible. Kelby's luxurious narrative gives fascinating insight into the real story behind the iconic pink suit, introducing the reader to the wildly unforgettable characters that made Jackie Kennedy into the fashion icon of the century.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Gabrielle de Cuir

Length:

9h 10m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

09:46


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

31:39


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

22:38


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

16:53


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

23:29


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

31:59


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

26:42


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

22:16


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

18:47


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

24:22


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

27:28


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

26:40


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

27:50


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

25:32


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

23:33


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

18:38


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

15:57


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

20:28


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

30:46


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

24:45


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

28:10


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

13:37


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

38:05