Fancy Party Gowns: The Story of Fashion Designer Ann Cole Lowe

Mon, 27 June, 2022

Ann Cole Lowe learned to sew as a small girl and took over her mother’s sewing business when her mother died. Despite the many challenges she faced as an African American business women, she succeeded to become a remarkable designer of beautiful gowns, no two of which were alike. The illustrations support the story of Anne Cole Lowe’s life and challenges.