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From the Audrey to the Paris, the Top Down, or the Easy Breezy, there are 50 scarf styles in this book for any occasion or mood. Jaunty illustrations break down each step so stylistas can wrap, loop, and get out the door looking perfectly polished. Teens, young professionals, and moms alike will love playing around with the looks, including unexpected belts, sarongs, and topknots. Vibrantly illustrated and packaged as a compact hardcover, 50 Ways to Wear a Scarf begs to be gifted with a scarf and displayed on a dresser, plus it’s small enough to take scarf shopping. Tres chic!View Full Details
The ultimate celebration of the hat. Renowned milliner Patricia Underwood presents a visually stunning and informative look at the transformative value of the hat. Featuring cloches, top hats, visors, wide-brimmed hats, berets, fedoras, turbans, trilbies, sun hats, and more, this spirited volume luxuriates in the multifariousness of one of the most diverse accessories. Underwood shares her inspirationsfrom art, cinema, historical periods, and natureas well as sharing her favorite hats. She also offers her readers guidelines on how to choose a hat. The books lavish illustrations showcase Underwoods many years of collaborations with such top-notch designers as Ralph Lauren, Oscar de la Renta, Marc Jacobs, Isaac Mizrahi, and a host of others. Images are drawn from the designers own archive, as well as editorial work from some of the worlds greatest fashion photographers, including Richard Avedon, Norman Parkinson, and Bruce Weber. This book is a must-have for any fashionista.View Full Details
Costume designer and writer Alison Freer is beloved for her sassy, rule-breaking fashion advice, which emphasizes that style should be fun, personal, and functional. Instead of prescribing what to wear or own, Freer empowers you to wear whatever you wantand shows how to pull it offwith humor and wit. In The Accessory Handbook, Freer breaks down every type of accessoryfrom hats and hosiery to jewelry, bags, and shoesand explains how to best shop for, care for, and wear each with flair.View Full Details
White shirts are a classic – they can be dressed up or down, be worn fitted, cropped, or tight, with skirts or jeans, or just on their own, if you’re feeling daring! The Art of the White Shirt is a fun, inspirational book on how to make the most of your white t-shirts, blouses, or shirts. Dress up your white T with some boyfriend jeans, a statement necklace, and a sexy pair of stilettos, or wear it casually with a pair of culottes and your favorite sneakers. Try wearing your white shirt backwards for a fashion statement, or go for a classic look and wear it under your favorite cashmere sweater. Learn how to transform your wardrobe staple with accessories, some key wardrobe pieces, and a little bit of imagination.View Full Details
Stripes are never out of style. From the Parisian chic of the Breton top to the sleek menswear-inspired pinstripe, they are a perennial favorite for a reason. A staple of haute couture collections from the likes of Yves Saint Laurent and Comme des Garcons, and the shelves of high-street , the stripe is here to stay. In The Art of Stripes, learn how to style your stripes and pair patterns like a pro. Go nautical with navy or clash with checks and florals. For androgyny with a twist, wear a pinstriped shirt backwards or tied around yourself. Take on the color-blocking trend with technicolor, and make an impact with leg-lengthening vertically striped trousers. Featuring profiles on iconic stripe wearers such as Jean Seberg, Alexa Chung, and Brigitte Bardot, you’ll never be short of inspiration.View Full Details
A life in the spotlight can make it harder still to weather the passing of time, but Estelle Lefebure former supermodel and French wellness sensationhas discovered the secret. French women reportedly have great genes, but model Estelle Lefebure divulges how they really maintain their fantastic natural looks. Her positive outlook inspires, and she offers a simple, enjoyable path to well-being and looking fabulous forever. Easy, step-by-step natural health and beauty tips provide a holistic and mindful philosophy for every season.View Full Details
From much-loved fashion maven and New York Times bestselling author Nina Garcia comes her most indispensable style primer yetthis one focused on looking timelessly chic, all while saving money! Armed with Nina’s no-fail The Style Strategy, fashionistas will not only discover a myriad of shopping alternatives sure to help them attain high-end looks at lower prices but will also learn how to maximize what they already have through maintenance, ingenuity, and creative style choices. Step-by-step, Nina helps readers honestly answer three key questionsWhat do I have? What do I need? What do I want?before making purchases, so they can effectively eliminate any unnecessary spending. This book also celebrates some of history’s most extraordinary women who remained admiringly fashion-forward during their own era’s economic hardships.View Full Details
An inspiring and easy-to-use primer on natural beauty, featuring 45 recipes for using essential oils to make your own perfumes and room sprays, lip balm, face and body oils, bath salts, juices, tonics, and more, including an overview of important plant ingredients, the benefits of detoxing your beauty regimen, and tips for creating a cleaner self-care routine.View Full Details
Decade by decade, Vogue 100 presents the greatest moments in the magazines historythe photography, illustrations, and essays that recorded the fashion and taste of the time. Complete with essays that detail the rich history of each decade, the book covers the artists, designers, photographers, and writers who shaped the cultural landscape of the 20th century and beyond. With more than 300 photographs of these pivotal figuresfrom Matisse to Bacon, Freud to Hirst, Dietrich to Paltrow, and Schiaparelli to McQueenVogue 100 offers an in-depth look at a century of Britains fashion, art, and culture.View Full Details
A treasure trove of extraordinary images celebrating the elegance and flair of style icon C.Z. Guesta true tastemaker known for her classic, understated American look who continues to influence fashion today. Celebrated for her beauty and personal style, C.Z. Guest transcended eras to become an enduring figure of good taste, appearing on the cover of Time magazine in 1962. A grande dame of high society, she lived the good life and was photographed by such legends as Irving Penn, Cecil Beaton, John Rawlings, and Slim Aarons. Despite her patrician upbringing, C.Z. was surprisingly modern, exerting influence over Americas cultural landscape for fifty years, whether attending her close friend Truman Capotes Black and White Ball, dancing at Studio 54, or partying at Andy Warhols Factory. Exploring her continuing influence in the spheres of society, fashion, and interiors, C.Z. Guest is full of stunning images, from her days as a young bride, photographed by Henri Cartier-Bresson, to her family life on her Long Island estate, Templeton, to her accomplishments as a gardener and her impeccable gardens, to her prominence in society, keeping company with everyone from Diego Rivera, Cecil Beaton, and Diana Vreeland to the Duke and Duchess of Windsor. With insightful contributions by todays top tastemakers, this is the first book on C.Z. Guest and a must for devotees of fashion and style.View Full Details
More philosophy than biography, How to Be Lovely revisits the many interviews Audrey gave over the years, allowing us to hear her voice directly on universal topics of concern to women the world over: careers, love lives, motherhood and relationships. Enhanced by rarely seen photographs, behind-the-scenes stories, and insights from the friends who knew her well, How to Be Lovely uncovers the real Audrey, in her own words.View Full Details
From the New York Times bestselling author of Audrey Style comes a charming guide to Audrey Hepburn?inspired living for the modern womanAudrey Hepburn epitomized grace and style, not only in her appearance but in her very essence. Whether in fashion, relationships, her work on the screen, or for UNICEF and her home life, there is no one more worthy of imitation.How did she do it? What Would Audrey Do? is the answer: a complete Audrey primer, with rich anecdotes and insight from the people who knew her best, and Audrey-inspired lessons in loveliness.View Full Details
Stylists are some of the most influential people working within the fashion industry, responsible for the final shape of many exciting works in popular culture. Still unsung heroes, they are now becoming increasingly more well known in their own right, alongside the photographers, art directors, and magazine editors of the industry. Featuring stunning imagery and entertaining interviews with some of the biggest names in the field, including Lady Gaga’s stylist Nicola Formichetti, Marc Jacobs’ collaborator Katie Grand, and Melanie Ward of Harper’s Bazaar, this is an essential book for any aspiring stylist or fashion student.View Full Details
While many women are passionate about the best skin care lines, hair treatments, and beauty practices, von Mueffling has that passion in her DNA. Both her mother and grandmother were beauty editors for French Vogue, and proudly continues their legacy in Ageless Beauty the French Way, a luxurious, entertaining, unparalleled guide to every French beauty secret for women from all walks of life. Learn the most effective ways to let your natural beauty shine through; that double-cleansing your face is the only way to go; that there is more to choosing the perfect perfume than you ever imagined; and that a simple, nightly facial massage is the ultimate secret to an ageless, glamorous, youthful face.View Full Details
Interior designer Sarah Lavoine sees the quintessential Paris apartment as a stylish sanctuary from the stresses of life. Covering each room in the home, Lavoine explains her approach to using color, highlights the indispensable elements of each space, and suggests how to add unforgettable details…View Full Details
For any woman who last saw forty on her speedometer comes a sparkling new primer for agingthe French waywith grace and style. Frenchwomen of a certain age (over forty) are captivating and complex. They appear younger than their years and remain stylish throughout their lives. They look at birthdays as a celebration of a life well-lived and perhaps a good reason to go shopping before they dress to perfection for a celebration of another anniversaire. American-born journalist and blogger Tish Jett has lived among the French for years and has studied them and stalked them to learn their secrets. Exploring how their wardrobe, beauty, diet, and hair rituals evolve with time and how some aspects of their signature styles never change, Jett shows how Frenchwomen know their strengths, hide their weaknesses, and never talk about their fears, failures, or flaws. After all, in France, beauty, style, and charm have no expiration dates!View Full Details
Whether youre wondering where to buy last-minute lingerie, which restaurant has the best view of the Eiffel Tower or how to keep things hot between the sheets, the answer is simple: think like a Parisienne! Straight from the worlds most romantic city and filled with fabulous tips and plenty of tongue-in-cheek humour, this is the French womans ultimate guide to love and passion.View Full Details
An exclusive look into the private dwellings of some of the most exciting creative talents living and working in Paris, from the music, fashion, design, film, and art worlds. Aimed at all of us who dream of injecting glamour and style into our personal spaces, New Paris Style offers an exclusive insight into Parisian creativity with hundreds of inspiring ideas to apply to our own homes. Twenty-seven houses have been specially photographed and are arranged by location"~from the elevated bohemianism of the Left Bank to the edgier Belleville"~to reflect the cosmopolitan melting pot that influences design trends in the worlds most stylish city. Whether in a Haussman apartment on one of the grands boulevards or an hi´tel particulier in the Marais, a new wave of lively Parisians infuses bright ideas into an eclectic range of highly individualistic and inspirational interiors. The homes featured include those of creative director Jean-Christophe Aumas, interior designers Pierre Yovanovitch and Florence Baudoux, fashion designer Corrado de Biase, jewelry designer Martha Bedoya, antiques dealer Florence Lopez, product designers Ora-Ito and Victoria Wilmotte, illustrator Jean-Philippe Delhomme, and actor Marc Lavoine.View Full Details
Why French women of a certain age are the consummate hostesses, homemakers, and style icons–and how you can be, too. Frenchwomen–particularly those 40 and over–are role models for stylish and gracious living, what the French call l’art de vivre. American-born fashion journalist Tish Jett, who has studied these women for years, shared their beauty secrets in her first book, Forever Chic. Now she explores why Frenchwomen of a certain age are master hostesses and homemakers, expert practioners of les bonnes manii¨res as well as everyday elegance, savoir-faire, and as a result, la joie de vivre.View Full Details
France is the worlds style destination, and photographer Sebastien Siraudeauhas scoured the hexagon to uncover eighty of its most charming boutique guesthouses, each rich in the design details that epitomize French style. Thirty of these locations are featured in individual chapters with photographs highlighting their particular flair"~from a trompe-loeil wall mural, to a damask upholstered chaise lounge, or a simple row of ocean-polished stones. Those seeking inspiration for their own home interiors will find this book rich in ideas for a wide variety of styleselegant crystal chandeliers may take center stage in one room, but a simple wooden bench, worn smooth with centuries of use, can be just as captivating in another. Gently faded neutrals create a quiet harmony in one setting, while another is alive with splashes of vivid color. Sleek and modern or cozy and rustic, each of these hand-picked settings is as inviting as a deep leather armchair. Organized thematically, these destinations will inspire the reader to recreate the same atmospheric interiors at home. This handsome volume includes a black book of the best design destinations the country has to offerfrom chi¢teaux, country manors, and farmhouses, to urban apartments, hotels, and B&Bs. A practical guide grouped by region includes price indicators and online tourist information.View Full Details
With her signature blend of wit, no-nonsense advice, and storytelling flair, Mireille Guiliano returns with a delightful, encouraging take on beauty and aging for our times. For anyone who has ever spent the equivalent of a mortgage payment on anti-aging lotions or procedures, dressed inappropriate for their age, gained a little too much in the middle, or accidentally forgot how to flirt, here is a proactive way to stay looking and feeling great, without resorting to "the knife"-a French woman’s most guarded beauty secrets revealed for the benefit of us all!View Full Details
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.View Full Details
The anti-aging ingredient, Collagen has proven its place in the beauty marketplace and is here to stay, thanks to its powerful anti-aging benefits.
The Collagen mask, infused with Collagen Peptides, promotes renewed beauty by supporting supreme skin health to:
Lapco’s moisturizing microfiber Milk sheet mask is formulated with milk protein essence to replenish, condition, and hydrate dry skin.
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Charcoal’s detoxifying abilities have been celebrated and utilized for centuries for whole body health. Our Charcoal sheet mask, which features fine Charcoal powder, similarly works to purify and brighten. Like a magnet, the mask draws out impurities to the skin’s surface, helping to achieve a clear, flawless complexion. The multitasking ingredient also holds anti-aging properties, tightening and minimizing the appearance of enlarged pores for an all around revitalized appearance.
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Lapco’s Pearl mask, a brightening tencel sheet mask with Pearl extract, contains anti-aging benefits to promote rejuvenation and help your skin emulate the soft, classic beauty of the gemstone.
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Our cupra rayon Aloe sheet mask holds Aloe Leaf and Cucumber Fruit extract to help dry skin retain moisture and realize a soft, hydrated appearance.
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Our Exfoliating Cleansing pad made with charcoal powder to draw environmental pollutants and toxins to skins surface, so that they can be washed away.
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This cleansing and exfoliating pad is double trouble for any makeup and impurities lingering on or beneath the skin’s surface.
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This moisture-rich mask is formulated with ultra nourishing and hydrating ceramides for smooth hands in mere minutes.
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Blueberry, strawberry and blackberry extract soothe and smooth so that you can realize a soft, supple, begging-to-be-kissed appearance. The formulation is infused with mixed berries that are rich in vitamins and antioxidants.
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Womanskills is packed with helpful techniques and tips for cooking, money matters, style, relationships, home improvement, and more. It can help you with advice for how to end a toxic friendship and finding a bra that actually fits. You can turn to it when you get the itch to DIY a new wine rack or chalkboard wall. Or you can flip through to answer those nagging questions like, you know, "why do my houseplants keep dying?"
While you’ll find plenty of woman-to-woman information (fighting off cramps, cleaning your makeup brushes, and learning to say "no" to name a few), you’ll also find skills to make you more of a badass, like learning how to grill a perfect steak, figuring out how to find a stud in the wall, understanding the stock market, and knowing how to snake a drain. Whether you’re headed to a birthday party and need to wrap that odd-shaped present in a hurry or you need a download on whiskey before book club, Womanskills has you covered.