The One Hundred: A Guide to the Pieces Every Stylish Woman Must Own
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From Nina Garcia—fashion judge on Bravo’s hit Project Runway and the New York Times bestselling author of Style Strategy—comes The One Hundred, the companion edition to her wildly popular The Little Black Book of Style. A must-own list of all the items every fashion-conscious woman should have as a solid, stylish foundation, The One Hundred features gorgeous illustrations by Ruben Toledo.
those waist-conscious designs, the A-line started to take off. When women like Twiggy and Jackie O became fans, it was all the celebrity endorsement the A-line needed to secure its reputation in the annals of fashion history. The fashionable woman wears clothes. The clothes don’t wear her. MARY QUANT 2. Animal Print THE TRULY FASHIONABLE are always daring and never dull. They are willing to run with the leopards, the cheetahs, the zebras. And in our urban-inspired lives in cities
decided that N° 5 was her favorite and thus, the famous formula was born. It was the first perfume to use large amounts of synthetic substances and aldehydes. Before use of synthetics, perfume would have to be applied very heavily or frequently reapplied throughout the evening. But Chanel N° 5 stuck with a woman all night, and in turn, women have stuck with Chanel N° 5 for almost a century. It’s the perfect codependent relationship. Where should one wear perfume? Wherever one wants to be
that of the desired fashionista. Your look will never get tired when coupled with the right statement necklace. Ever. STATE YOUR CASE Hold off on the statement necklace when you’re wearing your Pucci (#69). It’s best with a plain backdrop. Sometimes, too much is simply too much. Always remember this. This is a must when traveling—you can pack two dresses and three statement necklaces, and get by for a week. A good statement necklace is your ultimate “quick-change” item. If you need an
wristwatch crystals while playing polo. Jaeger-LeCoultre produced a case that could turn 180 degrees, and therefore the crystal is not exposed when playing polo…or in the trenches of a sample sale. 95. Wayfarers RAY-BAN WAYFARERS have been worn by everyone from Kim Novak to Mary-Kate Olsen, Bob Dylan to Chloë Sevigny. They were created in 1952 and exploited the new plastics technology of the era. The distinctive trapezoidal frames and sturdy arms were aimed to make the sunglasses look
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