Subtitle Traveller. Antiques Dealer. Mother. Model. Iconoclast.

Sarah Jane Adams
Price $22.99
Description Description
Auction catalogues can reveal a lot about a person - their lives, loves and style. Sarah Jane Adams, a jewellery and antiques dealer who became an international model and Instagram sensation overnight in her 60s, tells her story through a lifetime's collection of rare pieces, valuable jewellery and worthless objects, as well as personal photographs and effects from her 'estate'.

A former punk, rebel and single mother of twin girls, Sarah Jane Adams was sent to boarding school as a young child, where she soon learned the value of packing her belongings for a quick getaway. Modelling her style upon Jimi Hendrix and Keith Richards throughout the late 1960s and early '70s before becoming a punk, this globe-hopping iconoclast dealt and traded her way around the world, living a gloriously technicolour life.

Told with wit, pathos and charm. Life In A Box illustrates how style is always deeply personal to the wearer, laden with rich meaning and adventure and above all, redolent of our stories.
Format Hardcover Book 288 Pages
ISBN 9781911632443
Size7.08 in x 9.84 in / 179.83 mm x 249.94 mm
Published Date May 5th, 2020
Sarah Jane Adams
Born in post-war England, Sarah Jane Adams is an antique jewellery dealer, designer and model who started the hashtag #mywrinklesaremystripes on Instagram. Since going viral on Ari Seth Cohen's Advanced Style blog, SJ has gained hundreds of thousands of followers on Instagram; graced the catwalk at Melbourne Fashion Week for Camilla; shot a major TV campaign for H&M in London and traveled the world, hosted by various brands for her role as influencer. She is represented by talent agency IMG.
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