The Style Checklist : The Ultimate Wardrobe Essentials for You
by Lloyd Boston

Overview - America's favorite "Style Guy," and author of two style guides for men as well as our own, Before You Put That On , now encourages and teaches women how to "shop their closets" first and buy with an intelligent eye. His style philosophy is: Less is Modern.  Read more...

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America's favorite "Style Guy," and author of two style guides for men as well as our own, Before You Put That On, now encourages and teaches women how to "shop their closets" first and buy with an intelligent eye. His style philosophy is: Less is Modern.
The good news is: the most stylish clothes you can have are probably already in your closet. But savvy women are on a perpetual quest to find the perfect addition to their wardrobe: the perfect bathing suit, a traffic-stopping pair of jeans, that classic little black dress. While the editorial pages of high fashion magazines can offer inspiration, they can't help you find what works for your looks and lifestyle. But Lloyd Boston's The Style Checklist offers basic guidance to help make your everyday commute your runway. With solutions to common fashion problems and a lot of how-to advice, this book simplifies and demystifies how to achieve style.

  • ISBN-13: 9781439160725
  • ISBN-10: 1439160724
  • Publisher: Atria Books
  • Publish Date: September 2010
  • Page Count: 256
  • Dimensions: 8.5 x 7.12 x 0.66 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.35 pounds

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