This book is the best $20 you’ll EVER spend on clothes or accessories.
PARIS STREET STYLE is THE quintessential help book for every woman who wants to achieve that “je ne sais quoi” of Paris street style. This book will save you buckets of money, and keep the bad and the ugly out of your closet.
It’s not about how much you you spend. Flip through the pages and see how French fashionistas combine budget priced fashions from Zara and H & M with timeless accessories.
The chapter “MAKING CHEAP LOOK CLASSY” – or How to wear mass-produced clothes with style” gives you all the skinny on how to dress with class.
Then there’s the page about SPOILING THE EFFECT: The washing-insructions label left on as scarf or the sticker on the sole of a shoe. The Transparent bra strap and Unflattering undergarments and Misplaced hems.
The chapter ‘CONDEMNED WITHOUT A FAIR TRIAL – “The good, the bad, and the ugly” will have you digging out a style faux pas or two of our your closet. Do you have calf-length Capri Pans, skinny pants, leggings, Bermuda Shorts, Animal prints, down jackets, cowboy boots or long skirts in your closet?
Under the NEVER, NEVER, NEVER list: UGG Boots, Moon Boots, Converse if you are over 26 years, quilted jackets, black tergal pants, jogging clothes in velour, cropped T-shirts, baseball caps, comic strip T-shirts, long down coats, velvet and plastic hair grips anywhere but in a swimming pool.
But, don’t despair. Page after page this book holds your hand as you make important fashion investments such as the eight essential items that everyone should own, the ideal jeans to wear Monday through Sunday, the little black dress that is perfect for you, mixing vintage, brand-new luxury, and dirt-cheap pieces, selecting clasic handbags that last a lifetime, and accessories – from scarves, to tights, and everything in between.
If all this talk of Paris inspires a shopping trip to the City of Light, an address book of some of the best Paris shops will give you the scoop on exceptional finds, and a curated list of Paris restaurants selected to help you discover the perfect mid-shopping-spree refresher or an elegant dinner.