Published by teNeues: Sonia Bogner

In the 1970’s the Brazilian model, Sonia Bogner met the former skier and fashion designer, Willy Bogner. It was a match made in heaven.

“I want to be remembered as a woman who always made people laugh.“ – Sonia Bogner

The dream couple tied the knot shortly after and their union was highly celebrated by especially German tabloid journalism. Loved by both the press and the public, this couple had to overcome more misfortunes than many others. Maybe that was exactly what made their relationship so strong. Willy and Sonia shared a lifelong long, yet they were seen as complete opposites like Fire & Ice.

“I always had the desire to do something positive to improve the world. Even if it was only for my own ‘little world,‘ like family and friends who could then pass it on again.“ – Sonia Bogner

Sonia died in 2017 at the age of 66. This illustrated book is a tribute to Sonia, who is celebrated as one of the most versatile and exciting figures of the German fashion world. It is a declaration of love to Sonia Bogner and the overall beauty of life. In close collaboration with her husband Willy, this book showcases the best and most personal photos of the legendary fashion designer.

“She was the most sincere person I’ve ever met. Her radiant nature, her warmheartedness, her strong temperament, did not only enrich my life, but also the lives of many others. No one will ever be able to forget her beautiful laugh that always came straight from her heart.“ – Willy Bogner

This illustrated book is a declaration of love to my wonderful wife, who left us too soon. Willy Bogner, May 2018.

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