After one year studying Ancient Chinese Art in New York Blow moved to Texas, to start working for Guy Laroche. In 1981 she got introduced to Anna Wintour. She got hired initially as Wintour's assistent, and it didn't take long before she was assisting
"...] to keep everyone away from me. They say, Oh, can I kiss you? I say, No, thank you very much. That's why I've worn the hat. Goodbye. I don't want to be kissed by all and sundry. I want to be kissed by the people I love."
In short: go to see this amazing exhibition about flamboyant Blow. The exposition shows over a hundred pieces from her private collections. About the most important ones of the late 20th Century. The exposition is till the 2nd of March this year. You will be able to find this extravagant collection in the Somerset House in London. Entrance price is ₤12,50, and ₤6,25 on Mondays. Buy tickets online here.
P.S. Please check out this wonderfull video made about Blow ( by Ruth Hogben ) wherein you can see the exuberant style of the deceased fashionable woman is celebrated.