The Power of Style: Everything You Need to Know Before You Get Dressed Tomorrow
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Get your style therapy with Power of Style: Everything You Need to Know Before You Get Dressed Tomorrow by Today Show style editor Bobbie Thomas.
This thoughtful and inspiring guide provides the information you need to feel stylish, smart, sexy, and satisfied—with a look that’s uniquely your own—in order to become your most confident and beautiful self.
You’re invited to gain self-awareness, clarity, and confidence, and take full advantage of the fashion tips, tools, and lessons that Bobbie Thomas lays out, including how to identify your best colors, how to select the most flattering clothes for your individual shape, how to edit your closet, and how to shop smart—to harness the power of self-expression.
The foreword by fashion icon Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas, and color illustrations throughout, reinforce Bobbie’s mantra of self-expression: “Style is the way you to speak to the world without words.”
single person in your life. (Although, if you do, congratulations and please e-mail me your secrets.) What I am suggesting is that you pay attention to yourself. Are you eating healthy, exercising, avoiding sun damage, making sure you don’t drink to excess? Are you setting time aside just for you? Do you ever go for walks simply to breathe the air and clear your head? When was the last time you danced? Some of these may sound silly, but they are all things many of us forget to do regularly, and
yourself to feel truly worthy of a style investment might seem like a big task, namely because this kind of perspective shift is difficult to maintain. It may take an upfront expenditure of time, energy, and, in some cases, finances. Then you have to commit to ensuring that you stay your priority. If it seems like a lot to ask, I assure you it isn’t. Let me remind you that you’re worth it. However, if you feel yourself losing ground or having a day when your core confidence has suffered a blow,
don’t necessarily have to buy anything new in order to better organize your closet. By being resourceful, you can repurpose things from around your house and turn them into excellent storage solutions. I can all but guarantee you have a few of the following items lying around just waiting to be transformed. An Extra Ice Cube Tray or Plastic Egg Container: Both of these can be used to sort rings, small earrings, etc., and can be stacked in a drawer. With a little spray paint, you can even turn
tally of your wants. Your Style ID Jot down your style objective: * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * FIRST, TAKE INVENTORY Evaluate At this point, I’d like you to evaluate your current wardrobe, keeping in mind your style ID, color compass, and X factor. While everything in your closet may be a yes, it’s important to take a step back and really see what you’re working with. Looking at the big picture, can you call out any ruts your style has fallen into or areas
your specific wardrobe needs are, so call attention to anything you notice is missing or underrepresented in your current clothing collection. Add these items to your most-wanted list. Catalogue You’ve now had the opportunity to step back and get a bird’s-eye view of your belongings and to determine any general themes or ruts, and have hopefully added a few key items to your most-wanted list. Next, it’s time to get down to the nitty-gritty. Before we go any further, let me stop right here and