In honor of the first true snow fall in New York today, let's take a look back at the October 1966 American Vogue story, The Great Fur Caravan.

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Diana Vreeland, famed Harper's Bazaar and Vogue editor, remains a fashion icon and true innovator. One of her epic creations for Vogue, Vreeland casted Veruschka as 'The Girl with Fabulous Furs' with Richard Avedon behind the lens.

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The group, including stylist Polly Mellen, traveled to the Japanese Alps to shoot an extravagant series of furs, mystic mountains and Veruschka, well being Veruschka.

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