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Classic Style: Hand It Down, Dress It Up, Wear It Out
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Classic Style: Hand It Down, Dress It Up, Wear It Out

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Author: Kate Schelter

Format: Hardback

Number of Pages: 288


In CLASSIC STYLE, illustrator, stylist, and fashion "It Girl" Kate Schelter curates a collection of 100 iconic, essential "classics" (clothes, accessories, beauty products, objects, and travel items), that exemplify great design, simplicity, and timeless American fashion. Tapping into the current minimalism trend--brought into focus by THE LIFE-CHANGING MAGIC OF TIDYING UP--Kate shows readers how to develop personal style by paring down to the pieces you truly love. As a stylist and branding expert, Kate spent years showing clients how to simplify fashion by following an easy mantra: buy less, buy better, and reinvent the pieces you already have. Now in her first book, she guides readers through these principles in a mix of stunning watercolor illustrations, stories, memories, quotes, and advice from a long list of friends in the fashion world. A visual gem, CLASSIC STYLE will inspire readers to pare down those stuffed closets and storage units, find joy in simplicity and usefulness, and discover what is truly essential to personal style.
  • Author: Kate Schelter

  • Format: Hardback
  • Tags: Fashion, Social Sciences
  • Barcode: 9781455540068
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    Beautiful Watercolours

    I guess I gave this book a 4 star rating because of the illustrations - delightful watercolours and, thus, very different. I found Part Four: "Own It" interesting. I love reading about the idiosyncrasies of others and I would like to know the people commenting. The book itself just waffles on, lost me a couple of times. I feel it could have done with a tight edit. I didn't learn anything new. Just one woman's view of dealing with "stuff": we all have too many things; get rid of as much as possible; simplify your life; love what you use. But the illustrations are a delight. Worth buying for those.

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    Beautiful Watercolours

    I guess I gave this book a 4 star rating because of the illustrations - delightful watercolours and, thus, very different. I found Part Four: "Own It" interesting. I love reading about the idiosyncrasies of others and I would like to know the people commenting. The book itself just waffles on, lost me a couple of times. I feel it could have done with a tight edit. I didn't learn anything new. Just one woman's view of dealing with "stuff": we all have too many things; get rid of as much as possible; simplify your life; love what you use. But the illustrations are a delight. Worth buying for those.

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