Style Forever: The Grown-Up Guide to Looking Fabulous

Hardie Grant - Beautifully illustrated throughout by Leo Greenfield, Style Forever is for any woman who refuses to be invisible. She shares the tricks picked up during her years working with glossy magazines, and offers expert advice on looking fabulous, no matter your age or budget - things like investing in a kick-ass jacket, a good haircut, and a pair of shoes you can damn-well walk in.

Featuring a list of the best-ever products from six beauty editors as well as the grown-up wardrobe essentials; fashion hotspots in New York and London; and profiles of style icons such as Maggie Gyllenhaal and Linda Rodin, this is the only fashion bible you will ever need. There's a revolution sweeping through the fashion and beauty industries right now: you don't have to be young to have style.

Style Forever: The Grown-Up Guide to Looking Fabulous - . A new generation of women are in the spotlight, and they are inspirational, confident, and in their prime. In style forever, fashion journalist and blogger Alyson Walsh celebrates the world's most stylish women and finds out how they look so amazing. Hardie Grant Books.





Know Your Style: Mix It, Match It, Love It

Hardie Grant - Author of the popular blog that's not my age and with over 30 years of experience in the fashion industry, including 10 years as fashion editor for a leading lifestyle magazine, Alyson has the answer to any fashion dilemma. With advice on how to liven up a work wardrobe, how to match and mismatch pattern and colour, pick or mix accessories and score serious style points with flat footwear; looking good is not about buying loads of new stuff but spending time figuring out what makes you feel chic and comfortable.

Beautifully illustrated, this stylish guide is for women of all ages. Alyson explains that with a little bit of practice, any woman can be stylish. In know your style, alyson walsh speaks to fashion experts and creative women from around the globe, to gather ideas and information and reveal how to dress with confidence and lead a stylish life.

Know Your Style: Mix It, Match It, Love It - The biggest fashion conundrum is 'what goes with what?' what kind of jewellery to wear with certain outfits, what shoes to wear with different trouser styles, what are the best colours to coordinate, and the combinations to be avoided, what's in fashion and does it really matter? And how do you maximise your looks without blowing your budget -- and your wardrobe space?Often this comes down to gut instinct but individual style can be learned.





Parisian Chic Look Book: What Should I Wear Today?

Flammarion - While a navy-and-white- striped nautical top with slim, cropped jeans and flats is a classic French look, it’s harder to pinpoint how Parisians unfailingly blend elegance and allure with such ease. A brand-new book of fashion secrets by New York Times best-selling author, and Parisienne extraordinaire, model, Ines de la Fressange.

In this sequel to her best seller Parisian Chic, the world’s favorite style icon demonstrates how to achieve her quintessentially Parisian look throughout the year. Ines de la fressange’s personal style is chic yet relaxed in every situation. Her style secrets start with the building blocks of wardrobe staples—an lbd that can be dressed up or down, timeless riding boots you’ll wear for a lifetime, a top in this season’s on-trend color, adding seasonal items like costume bangles, or the perfect pair of jeans—which she combines with panache to suit every situation, or the right shade of lip color.





The Way She Wears It: The Ultimate Insider's Guide to Revealing Your Personal Style

William Morrow - Morrow. Mixing breathtaking creative visuals—hundreds of photos and drawings, including 100 original pieces of art—and a little bit of girl talk, Dallas teaches every woman how to banish the predictable and develop and maintain their own unique look. In the way she wears it, fashion illustrator and It girl Dallas Shaw shows you how to mix up your closet and shop like a rock star.

Working backstage, and alongside creative directors and iconic designers, in showrooms, Dallas learned from the best. The most highly sought-after fashion illustrator/luxury project designer working today uses her sketches, banish the predictable, define your aesthetic, stock your wardrobe, styling skills and visual expertise to help you develop your eye, and make heads turn in this highly visual and lavishly designed & illustrated personal fashion guide.

The Way She Wears It: The Ultimate Insider's Guide to Revealing Your Personal Style - You are your own brand. In this sophisticated, oscar de la renta, target, this go-to girl for clients ranging from chanel, the secrets to print pairing, Kate Spade, Maybelline, and Ralph Lauren to Anthropologie, Christian Louboutin, illustrated handbook, and Neutrogena shares her insider tricks—expert layering hacks, Donna Karan, bold color choices—and something you won’t find off the rack: confidence.

Organized around a range of challenges, a fashionista who wants to step up her game, whether you’re a fashion novice trying to figure out your signature style, this lookbook-meets workbook-is a must for every woman, or the most stylish presence in the room looking to stay ahead of the competition. But to market yourself well, you need the best package, and that’s your own authentic style.

She also busts fashion myths, serves up insider industry tricks and expert picks, and most important, inspires you to live beautifully.





The Cool Factor: A Guide to Achieving Effortless Style, with Secrets from the Women Who Have It

Artisan - . The book is organized into chapters that include wardrobe classics, dressing up, combining tough and feminine pieces, leather, and features style hacks that turn an outfit into a masterpiece choosing shoes that instantly slim you, and accessories, suits, denim, and accessorizing a day-to-night look. Next time i spend more than $40 on an article of clothing, I’ll run it by Linett first.

The new york times book review   in a culture where trends are born and die every minute, maintaining style and effortlessness at every age requires that little extra something—the cool factor. Being “cool” isn’t about chasing trends or defying age but about following a few key guidelines. The tips are modeled by real-life style icons like kim gordon of Sonic Youth and Christene Barberich, founder of Refinery29, as Andrea highlights the ingenious ways in which they skillfully pile on layers, or dress up denim for work or a party.

The Cool Factor: A Guide to Achieving Effortless Style, with Secrets from the Women Who Have It - Morrow. Yes, the cool factor is a skill that can be learned! In this photo-packed guide, offers easy-to-implement, a famed personal stylist and founding creative director of Lucky magazine, Andrea Linett, actionable tips that will change the way women dress. Workman publishing. An excellent idea for a book.

Packed with useful lists and examples, this guide is the would-be stylish woman’s best friend.





How to Get Dressed: A Costume Designer's Secrets for Making Your Clothes Look, Fit, and Feel Amazing

Ten Speed Press - Including helpful information such as how to skip ironing and the dry cleaners, and help clueless men get their sartorial acts together, remove every stain under the sun, How to Get Dressed has hundreds of insider tips from Alison’s arsenal of tools and expertise. She provides real-world advice about everything style-related, including:   • making every garment you own fit better    • mastering closet organization    • The undergarments you actually need    • The scoop on tailors and which alterations are worth it    • Shopping thrift and vintage like a rockstar Instead of repeating boring style “rules, ” Alison breaks the rules and gets real about everything from bras to how to deal with inevitable fashion disasters.

Morrow. Workman publishing. In how to get dressed, alison distills her secrets into a fun, comprehensive style guide focused on rethinking your wardrobe like a fashion expert and making what’s in your closet work for you. Tv and film productions wait for nothing, so her solutions have to work fast. Ten speed Press.

How to Get Dressed: A Costume Designer's Secrets for Making Your Clothes Look, Fit, and Feel Amazing - Costume designer alison freer’s styling kit is a magical bag of tricks, built to solve every single wardrobe malfunction on earth.





The New Garconne: How to Be a Modern Gentlewoman

Laurence King Publishing - Morrow. It features profiles of women who typify the style, alongside beautifully photographed and curated imagery and how-to-get-the-look information. Women who embody the look include katharine hepburn, lauren Hutton, Stella Tennant, Janelle Monae, Andree Putman, Ines de la Fressange, Tilda Swinton, Phoebe Philo, and Jenna Lyons.

This visually inspiring book explores the look, history, and essence of gentlewoman style. Workman publishing. The new garconne is a non-prescriptive guide for today's modern, independent, and stylish woman. It espouses a grown-up style and attitude with a masculine-feminine aesthetic, quality, beauty, intelligence, feminism, history, where culture, and taste are celebrated.

The New Garconne: How to Be a Modern Gentlewoman - Ten speed Press.





The Curated Closet: A Simple System for Discovering Your Personal Style and Building Your Dream Wardrobe

Ten Speed Press - In the curated closet, refining, and expressing personal style and building the ideal wardrobe to match it, style writer Anuschka Rees presents a fascinatingly strategic approach to identifying, with style and shopping strategies that women can use every day. Is your closet jam-packed and yet you have absolutely nothing to wear? can you describe your personal style in one sentence? If someone grabbed a random piece from your closet right now, how likely is it that it would be something you love and wear regularly? With so many style and shopping options, it can be difficult to create a streamlined closet of pieces that can be worn easily and confidently.

Using the curated closet method, charts, you’ll learn to: ·         shop smarter and more selectively ·         make the most of your budget ·         master outfit formulas and color palettes ·         Tweak your wardrobe for work ·         Assess garment fit and quality like a pro ·         Curate a closet of fewer, as well as beautiful fashion photography, better pieces Including useful infographics, and activities,  The Curated Closet is the ultimate practical guide to authentic and unique style.

The Curated Closet: A Simple System for Discovering Your Personal Style and Building Your Dream Wardrobe - Ten speed. Workman publishing. Morrow. Ten speed Press.





Forever Chic: Frenchwomen's Secrets for Timeless Beauty, Style, and Substance

Rizzoli Ex Libris - They appear younger than their years and remain stylish throughout their lives. American-born journalist and blogger Tish Jett has lived among the French for years and has studied them and stalked them to learn their secrets. After all, beauty, style, in France, and charm have no expiration dates! Morrow.

Rizzoli International Publications. Ten speed Press. For any woman who last saw forty on her speedometer comes a sparkling new primer for aging—the French way—with grace and style. Exploring how their wardrobe, and hair rituals evolve with time and how some aspects of their signature styles never change, beauty, and never talk about their fears, diet, Jett shows how Frenchwomen know their strengths, hide their weaknesses, failures, or flaws.

Forever Chic: Frenchwomen's Secrets for Timeless Beauty, Style, and Substance - Workman publishing. Frenchwomen of a certain age over forty are captivating and complex. They look at birthdays as a celebration of a life well-lived and perhaps a good reason to go shopping before they dress to perfection for a celebration of another anniversaire. Ten speed.





Advanced Style

powerHouse Books - Book. Each of his subjects sparkles like a diamond after long years spent refining and perfecting their individual look and approach to life. Workman publishing. Ten speed Press. How to rebuild Pontiac V-8s. Rizzoli International Publications. Advanced style is ari seth cohen’s blog-based ode to the confidence, beauty, and fashion that can only be achieved through the experience of a life lived glamorously.

Ten speed. 144 pages. Each. It is a collection of street fashion unlike any seen before—focused on the over-60 set in the world’s most stylish locales. These timeless images and words of wisdom provide fashion inspiration for all ages and prove that age is nothing but a state of mind. Ari seth cohen started his blog inspired by his own grandmother’s unique personal style and his lifelong interest in the put-together fashion of vibrant seniors.

Advanced Style - The mostly ladies of advanced Style are enjoying their later years with grace and panache, marching to the beat of their own drummer. The advanced style book will showcase, the best of the blog, in luscious full-color, but will also act as a true guidebook with all-new material featuring wardrobes, and advice from a cadre of his most chic subjects, stories, interviews, along with a large selection of never-before-seen photography—fresh off of sidewalk catwalks around the world! Morrow.

Paperback.





Dress Like a Parisian

Mitchell Beazley - Book. Paperback. With personal stylist and fashion blogger Aloïs Guinut as your guide, you can explore which colors, shapes and styles work best for you, whatever the occasion. Morrow. 144 pages. Aloïs reveals parisian style secrets, rejects restrictive fashion rules and shares her favorite shops and brands, demonstrating how you can use fashion to enhance your personality rather than shaping your personality to fashion.

Ten speed. Laurent, 'fashions fade, style is eternal. This book is illustrated with photography shot on the streets of Paris plus illustrations by acclaimed fashion illustrator, Judith van den Hoek, Hermes, Vogue, who has worked with Elle, Prada and Grazia. Each. Workman publishing. How to rebuild Pontiac V-8s.

Dress Like a Parisian - Rizzoli International Publications. In the words of the patron saint of Parisian women, Yves St. Dress like a parisian is a wise and witty guide to finding your personal style, taking inspiration from how real Parisian women dress. Bring a parisian je ne sais quoi to your style, wherever you live. Ten speed Press.