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Paris Street Style

A Guide to Effortless Chic
Thomas, Isabelle (Book - 2013)
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Paris Street Style
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"One city always seems to win the award for most-wanted style--Paris, where people walking down the avenues mix timeless and trendy pieces in a way that appears effortless. French fashion writers Isabelle Thomas and Frédérique Veysset break down the "je ne sais quoi" of Paris street style, describing the essential elements that should be in everyone's wardrobe. Renowned experts on French style--designers, stylists, editors, and celebrities--also chime in to reveal their favorite accessories and how to create multidimensional looks and make affordable clothing appear luxurious. Starring both fashion icons and anonymous women met on the streets of Paris and richly illustrated with hand-drawn sketches and Veysset's striking photographs, Paris Street Style is an inspirational fashion guide that will allow you, no matter where you are from, to cultivate an everyday style of timeless glamour, careless, easy chic--votre style français."--Amazon.com.
Authors: Thomas, Isabelle
Title: Paris street style
a guide to effortless chic
Publisher: New York :, Abrams Image,, 2013
Characteristics: 191 pages :,illustrations (chiefly color) ;,24 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Notes: Originally published: Paris : Éditions de La Martinière, c2012
Contents: What is French style?
Find your own style
Should we keep up with fashion?
False absolutes
As in fasion, so in life
The power of accessories
Making cheap look classy
Condemned without a fair trail
Denim for every day
The bag of your life
The little black dress
Welcome to the world of the bourgeoisie
Stolen clothes
Secondhand clothes
Can I still get away with this?
Our favorite places to go in Paris
Summary: "One city always seems to win the award for most-wanted style--Paris, where people walking down the avenues mix timeless and trendy pieces in a way that appears effortless. French fashion writers Isabelle Thomas and Frédérique Veysset break down the "je ne sais quoi" of Paris street style, describing the essential elements that should be in everyone's wardrobe. Renowned experts on French style--designers, stylists, editors, and celebrities--also chime in to reveal their favorite accessories and how to create multidimensional looks and make affordable clothing appear luxurious. Starring both fashion icons and anonymous women met on the streets of Paris and richly illustrated with hand-drawn sketches and Veysset's striking photographs, Paris Street Style is an inspirational fashion guide that will allow you, no matter where you are from, to cultivate an everyday style of timeless glamour, careless, easy chic--votre style français."--Amazon.com.
Additional Contributors: Roberts, Anthony F. 1950-�., -
Veysset, Frédérique.
ISBN: 1419706810
9781419706813
Statement of Responsibility: by Isabelle Thomas & Frédérique Veysset ; under the direction of Caroline Levesque ; illustrations by Clèment Dezèlus ; photographs by Frédérique Veysset ; translated from the French by Anthony Roberts
Subject Headings: France Paris Women's clothing Fashion design Fashion Clothing and dress Clothing and dress France Paris Women's clothing France Paris Fashion design France Paris Fashion France Paris
Topical Term: Women's clothing
Fashion design
Fashion
Clothing and dress
Clothing and dress
Women's clothing
Fashion design
Fashion
LCCN: 2012033170
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Aug 05, 2013
  • rowanquincy rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Just ok. Lots of pictures.

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