Synopses & Reviews
Every time you dress, you assert your identity. With style, you tell the world your story. In that way, style affords you opportunities to think about your appearance as a quality of your creative character. The Little Black Book of Style helps you to explore your own fashion voice—the piece of you that joyously revels in the glamorous experience of creating your best self. From cultivating good taste to guarding against definite fashion faux pas, Nina Garcia offers readers the ultimate guide to follow when it comes to dressing their best. Including tips on how and when to wear an outfit, occasion-appropriate wear, advice on how to combine colors and textures, and inspiration on how to achieve your own signature look, you learn how to experiment, storyboard, archive, and play. Timeless and universal, this book seeks to remind women that eternal style is internal style, and that everyone has what it takes to discover themselves through the colorful palette that is fashion.
A highly respected fashion expert from "Project Runway" breaks down style and fashion and helps women learn to separate the trendy from the eternal classic. Full-color illustrations throughout.
From Nina Garcia—fashion judge on Bravos hit Project Runway and author of Style Strategy and The One Hundred—comes her wildly popular New York Times bestseller The Little Black Book of Style. Here, in one indispensible volume, are Ninas ultimate rules of style to help you uncover your own signature look.
About the Author
Fashion director at Marie Claire
magazine, Nina Garcia is best known for her appearance as the unerring, formidable fashion judge on the hit show Project Runway
. An elite authority in the industry, she has worked in fashion houses and in fashion media, from Marc Jacobs to Elle
and Marie Claire
. Originally from Colombia, she now makes her home in New York City.
Con su ojo experto para la moda, Nina García es conocida como la acertada y extraordinaria jueza de la moda en el exitoso programa Project Runway. Como una autoridad en la industria, ha trabajado en imperios y medios de la moda, con todos desde Marc Jacob hasta la revista Marie Claire. Nacida en Colombia, ahora vive en la ciudad de Nueva York.