Alix Gower has a dream: to join the ranks of Coco Chanel to become a designer in the high-stakes world of Parisian haute couture. But Alix also has a secret: she supports her family by stealing designs to create bootlegs for the foreign market. A hidden sketchbook and two minutes inside Hermès is all she needs to create a perfect replica, to be whisked off to production in New York.
Then Alix is given her big break – a chance to finally realize her dream in one of the most prominent Parisian fashion houses – but at the price of copying the breakthrough Spring Collection.
Knowing this could be her only opportunity, Alix accepts the arrangement. But what happens next could lead to her life falling apart at the seams…
• WINNER – 2014 Festival of Romantic Fiction’s Best Historical Read.
• WINNER – 2015 Public Book Awards.
• Shortlisted – 2015 Romance Writers of America (RWA) RITA Awards.