"Money has nothing to do with style at all, but naturally it helps every situation. You need money to eat and sleep and look properly, to have a good life. Of course, people have grown up from under a stone and have come up with plenty of style. We’re all born to have it, we just need to get on to our own thing." Diana Vreeland -- Particular Passions: Talks with Women Who Shaped Our Times, by Lynn Gilbert. The oral biography of Diana Vreeland, whose pioneering exhibitions at the Metropolitan Museum of Art elevated fashion to a fine art. One of 42 profiles from Particular Passions: Talks With Women Who Shaped Our Times. Particular Passions is available on Amazon on Apple. The brief oral biography of Diana Vreeland is available for a limited time at no cost; see our offer on Facebook.