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Parisian Chic Look Book

What Should I Wear Today?

Author: Ines de la Fressange,Sophie Gachet

Publisher: Flammarion-Pere Castor

ISBN: 9782080202277

Category: Design

Page: 160

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In this sequel to her New York Times best seller Parisian Chic, Ines de la Fressange offers a complete guide to mastering the secrets of Parisian style. Ines de la Fressange's personal style is chic yet relaxed in every situation. 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. In this sequel to her best sellerParisian Chic, the world's favorite style icon demonstrates how to achieve her quintessentially Parisian look throughout the year. 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, or the perfect pair of jeans—and combine with seasonal items like costume bangles, a top in this season's on-trend color, or the right shade of lip color. In this new volume, Ines expands on what you need for every season and how—by incorporating a multitude of unforgettable French style details—you can transform yourself into a true Parisienne.

Parisian Chic

A Style Guide

Author: Sophie Gachet

Publisher: Rizzoli Publications

ISBN: 2080200739

Category: Design

Page: 239

View: 3752

Shares tips for style and beauty, offers advice on how to dress like a Parisian, and includes a guide to hotels and restaurants and unusual places to visit in Paris.

Maison

Parisian Chic at Home

Author: Ines de la Fressange,Marin Montagut

Publisher: Flammarion

ISBN: 9782080203670

Category: Architecture

Page: 256

View: 6592

A duo of high-profile tastemakers invite readers inside fifteen homes that are infused with the blend of vintage and contemporary style that is the essence of Parisian chic. Style icon Ines de la Fressange and globe-trotting artist Marin Montagut share a uniquely Parisian sensibility for interiors that combine a variety of design traditions into a harmonious living space. With extensive photographs, watercolor illustrations, mood boards, color palettes, and practical advice on the indispensable objects that personalize each maison, this exquisite volume is rich in inspiration for creating Parisian chic at home. Natural materials--wood, wicker, bamboo, cotton, and linen--create warmth and personality. Vintage suitcases,vegetable crates, and jewel-toned pharmaceutical jars transform into charming storage containers. Embroidered cushions, terrariums, and fresh flowers enliven a room with pops of color. Collages, original art, or humble objects displayed in a series add a signature style to each residence. The authors take readers inside fifteen Parisian apartments--including their own--that demonstrate how to imbue a home with a sense of well-being through a mix of vintage and contemporary styles. Each owner is passionate about home decor--whether in a studio, loft, or duplex--and they continually evolve their interior with new treasures uncovered in flea markets, on their travels, at design fairs, or in artisanal workshops.

The Field Guide to Men's Style

Author: Inès de la Fressange,Sophie Gachet

Publisher: Flammarion

ISBN: 9782080203427

Category:

Page: 240

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At last, model and designer Ines de la Fressange offers an essential guide of sartorial advice for men, curated from the most stylish guys in her entourage. From fashion, grooming, and impeccable manners to the best addresses and sartorial tips and tricks, Ines de la Fressange and Sophie Gachet reveal the secrets of truly stylish men with both humor and savoir faire. While Parisian style for women has been dissected from all angles, this is the first volume from the best-selling authors of Parisian Chic to offer a complete and practical guide to style for all men. With advice on accessories, tailoring, and what to wear in every situation--from casual attire to black-tie events--and complete with an appendix of fashion don'ts, this must-have field guide is essential reading to show every man how to navigate the runway of life with style and panache.

Getting Real About Having it All

Be Your Best, Love Your Career and Bring Back Your Sparkle

Author: Megan Dalla-Camina

Publisher: Hay House, Inc

ISBN: 1401933777

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

View: 3388

A book which provides expert career guidance, helping you to bring out your personal best, build and shape a career that you love and guide you towards creating true wellbeing in your life.

I Want to Be Her!

How Friends & Strangers Helped Shape My Style

Author: Andrea Linett,Anne Johnston Albert

Publisher: Abrams

ISBN: 1613123884

Category: Design

Page: 160

View: 8139

I Want to Be Her! is part memoir and part illustrated fashion guide, written by one of fashion’s most accessible, trusted, and inspiring writers. Andrea Linett, the cofounder of Lucky magazine, shares her personal story of growing up and finding her way to fashion, and the figures who guided her along the way. Through short descriptions and memories, we meet 50 women across five eras of her life—some passing strangers, some casual friends, some close confidantes—who each made a lasting impression and helped her form her own personal style. In addition, each woman is captured in an illustration by Linett’s longtime collaborator, Anne Johnston Albert, and fashion tips accompany each entry. Praise for I Want to Be Her!: “The book is beautiful. Who would expect anything less?” —The New York Post “Andrea Linett . . . is no stranger to noticing great style: In her new book, I Want to Be Her!, she recalls in amazing detail the well-dressed ladies who have helped shape her personal fashion sense.” —Time Out New York “If you've ever fallen in love with a stranger’s cool, je ne sais quoi style or subtly copied the way your girlfriend dressed on your last girls’ night out, you’ll love Andrea Linett’s new book, I Want to Be Her! How Friends & Strangers Helped Shape My Style.” —Glamour.com “You’ll walk away with handy tips to help define your style, too.” —The Plain Dealer “From her addictive and captivating site, I Want To Be Her, Linett now presents a beautiful, printed tome of the same name.” —Refinery29

Berlin Street Style

A Guide to Urban Chic

Author: Angelika Taschen

Publisher: Abrams

ISBN: 161312662X

Category: Design

Page: 240

View: 5168

In Berlin Street Style, noted design expert Angelika Taschen defines the unique fashion sense of this hip city. The book showcases the popular “anti-chic” look seen throughout Berlin, offering advice on how to create a simple, casual, and appeal­ingly disheveled appearance with vintage pieces, essential basics, and carefully selected accessories. For travelers to Berlin, the book recommends the city’s top destinations for fashion, beauty, design, and culture. With street-style photography and hand-drawn illustrations, this accessible style guide explores how Berlin women dress and where they find their fashion inspiration, highlighting trendsetting blogs and local labels.

Parisian Chic City Guide

Shopping, Dining, and More

Author: Ines De La Fressange,Sophie Gachet

Publisher: Flammarion

ISBN: 9782080202369

Category: Design

Page: 176

View: 4527

This pocket-sized book—with foldout map and ribbon page marker—includes Ines de la Fressange's favorite addresses for fashion and home goods with Parisian flair. Ines de la Fressange embodies the iconic Parisienne, combining elegance and chic effortlessly. With her fashion savvy and her inspired home interiors, Ines demonstrates an eye for the details that characterize the best in Gallic style, from wardrobe accessories to home furnishings. In this new pocket volume—the perfect accompaniment to her best-selling book Parisian Chic and its new sequelThe Secrets of Parisian Style—Ines divulges her favorite addresses culled from years of exploring boutiques big and small. For personal style, she shops for classic staples in army-navy surplus stores or unearths handcrafted statement accessories from artisanal jewelers. She knows when to splurge on her beauty regimen for a transformative spa treatment and how to score a bargain in the drugstore makeup aisle. A designer handbag is an investment with staying power, but for trendy items she opts for chain stores. For the home, Ines prefers an eclectic mix of vintage, curiosities, and daybeds stacked high with decorative mattress cushions. This book is the global resource for all things Parisienne.

How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are

Love, Style, and Bad Habits

Author: Anne Berest,Audrey Diwan,Caroline De Maigret,Sophie Mas

Publisher: Doubleday

ISBN: 0385538669

Category: Self-Help

Page: 288

View: 2335

From four stunning and accomplished French women -- at last -- a fresh and spirited take on what it really means to be a Parisienne: how they dress, entertain, have fun and attempt to behave themselves. In short, frisky sections, these Parisian women give you their very original views on style, beauty, culture, attitude and men. The authors--Anne Berest, Audrey Diwan, Caroline de Maigret, and Sophie Mas -- unmarried but attached, with children -- have been friends for years. Talented bohemian iconoclasts with careers in the worlds of music, film, fashion and publishing, they are untypically frank and outspoken as they debunk the myths about what it means to be a French woman today. Letting you in on their secrets and flaws, they also make fun of their complicated, often contradictory feelings and behavior. They admit to being snobs, a bit self-centered, unpredictable but not unreliable. Bossy and opinionated, they are also tender and romantic. You will be taken on a first date, to a party, to some favorite haunts in Paris, to the countryside, and to one of their dinners at home with recipes even you could do -- but to be out with them is to be in for some mischief and surprises. They will tell you how to be mysterious and sensual, look natural, make your boyfriend jealous, and how they feel about children, weddings and going to the gym. And they will share their address book in Paris for where to go: At the End of the Night, for A Birthday, for a Smart Date, A Hangover, for Vintage Finds and much more. How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are will make you laugh as you slip into their shoes to become bold and free and tap into your inner cool. From the Hardcover edition.

The Little Black Dress

How to dress perfectly for any occasion

Author: Tracy Martin

Publisher: Ryland Peters & Small

ISBN: 1782490213

Category: Self-Help

Page: 128

View: 9010

This invaluable guide will solve the perennial "What to wear?" problem for women everywhere. Starting with the design classic the LBD, with tips on how to wear it and how to adapt it, Tracy Martin ensures you will look the part with Audrey Hepburn perfection. Read on to discover how to wear all your wardrobe well - from all styles of dresses, to suits, skirts and shirts, and even underwear. Choose the right handbags and jewellery to accessorise with flawless precision and finish off every outfit with the right pair of shoes. Whatever the occasion - from workwear to weddings - and whatever your mood, you can put together an outfit with confidence and ease, knowing you have just the right picture-perfect look. This is a must-have guide for every woman, which will enable her to perfect her wardrobe and dress with confidence and style.Tracy Martin has contributed to both specialist and mainstream magazines, writing features on design, style and fashion. She often appears on television, including a regular slot on ITV's This Morning. Among her other books are Collectable Names and Designs in Fashion and the new book High Heel Heaven.

The Curated Closet

A Simple System for Discovering Your Personal Style and Building Your Dream Wardrobe

Author: Anuschka Rees

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1607749483

Category: Design

Page: 272

View: 3058

Presents a strategic approach to identifying, refining, and expressing personal style and building the ideal wardrobe to match it, with every day style and shopping strategies.

Bright Lights Paris

Shop, Dine & Live...Parisian Style

Author: Angie Niles

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 110198970X

Category: Design

Page: 304

View: 2893

Take a life-changing journey with a fashion insider through the neighborhoods of Paris—and become the most glamorous girl in town (without even trying). After spending much of her life mining the secrets of La Parisienne, Angie has discovered there are as many ways to be Parisian as there are arrondissements. Find out what Saint Germain women wear, where Canal Saint Martin girls shop and hang out with their friends, the décor tricks of the artistic ladies in Montmartre, and how to cook and entertain—as if you just rolled out of bed and onto the cobblestone streets of Le Marais… Featuring hundreds of stunning photographs and original fashion illustrations, as well as fabulous tips from celebrities, fashion designers, bloggers, chefs, and more!

On Perfume Making

Author: Frederic Malle

Publisher: Angelika Books

ISBN: 9783943287011

Category: Design

Page: 112

View: 1827

This is the story of Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle, launched in the year 2000. The book explores the art of perfumery and the stellar array of perfumers Malle has brought to his house during his first decade.

Paris Street Style

Author: Isabelle Thomas

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams

ISBN: 9781419706813

Category: Design

Page: 192

View: 3652

Examines the most desirable fashion trends of Paris, describing the essential elements of street style, and includes advice on personalizing mass-produced clothing and creating a personal French-inspired style.

The Cool Factor

A Guide to Achieving Effortless Style, with Secrets from the Women Who Have It

Author: Andrea Linett

Publisher: Artisan Books

ISBN: 1579657109

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 208

View: 4066

“An excellent idea for a book. . . . 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. Yes, the cool factor is a skill that can be learned! In this photo-packed guide, Andrea Linett, a famed personal stylist and founding creative director of Lucky magazine, offers easy-to-implement, actionable tips that will change the way women dress. 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 book is organized into chapters that include wardrobe classics, denim, leather, suits, dressing up, and accessories, and features style hacks that turn an outfit into a masterpiece (choosing shoes that instantly slim you, combining tough and feminine pieces, and accessorizing a day-to-night look). Packed with useful lists and examples, this guide is the would-be stylish woman’s best friend.

How to Wear Jewelry

55 Styles

Author: Abrams,Jinnie Lee

Publisher: Abrams

ISBN: 1613128886

Category: Design

Page: 128

View: 4396

From draping a classic strand of pearls to stacking on an eclectic set of bangles, How to Wear Jewelry offers 55 creative ways to accessorize and style your bijoux. Covering a variety of materials, iconic designs, and trendsetting looks, this beautifully illustrated guide is a must-have for anyone who loves jewelry and is searching for fresh ways to wear favorite pieces. Chapters dedicated to necklaces, bracelets, earrings, rings, and pins include ideas for styling by season, new ways to mix and match materials, and handy tips for creatively displaying jewelry and properly caring for your collection. Fully illustrated and beautifully packaged, How to Wear Jewelry is the perfect gift, reference, and keepsake.

Paris Street Style: Shoes

Author: Isabelle Thomas,Frederique Veysset

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780606368810

Category: Design

Page: 192

View: 4691

Examines the shoe trends of Paris, offers insight on how pantyhose and socks can make legs look great, and provides instruction on how to properly clean and shine footwear.

Timeless Style

What to Wear Over Fifty; Dressing Well for the Rest of Your Life

Author: Anna Harvey

Publisher: Double Barrelled Books

ISBN: 9780957150096

Category: Self-Help

Page: 176

View: 8379

For the high-spending, full-living baby boomer generation, dressing well is as important as ever after all, if 50 is the new 30, then 60 is the new 40. But much as the baby boomers might wish to avoid the facts different ages bring different dressing conundrums. No-one wants to be thought of mutton dressed as lamb, but neither do they want to look like mutton dressed as more mutton. The good news is that it IS possible to be well-dressed, stylish and happy. Timeless Style will show you how, and its author, Vogues Anna Harvey, who advised Diana, Princess of Wales on styling, will be the perfect guide. She is authoritative, direct, helpful, sympathetic and positive. Timeless Style covers such essentials as what to wear to suit your shape; how to disguise the bits you dont like and show off the bits you do; what to spend money on, what to save money on and much, much more. Timeless Styles subtitle is Dressing Well for the Rest of Your Life. When youve read it, youll long to go shopping again.

La Parisienne

Author: Inès de la Fressange,Sophie Gachet

Publisher: Flammarion

ISBN: 2081274213

Category: Design

Page: 240

View: 3375

Ce livre numérique est disponible dans un format à maquette fixe, pour une lecture optimisée sur tablette. Quels sont les secrets du chic de la Parisienne ? Inès de la Fressange livre toutes ses astuces de style, beauté, déco, ses adresses préférées et les bonnes attitudes à adopter dans ce carnet très gai écrit avec la complicité de Sophie Gachet, journaliste à ELLE. Les photos et les dessins sont réalisés par Inès et sa fille Nine d'Urso joue le modèle sous l'oeil du photographe Benoît Peverelli. Les modes passent, Inès reste !

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