George Brescia has spent the last twenty-five years working with top fashion and beauty leaders, including Ralph Lauren, Donna Karan, Tommy Hilfiger, and the fashion directors at Bloomingdale’s, Bergdorf Goodman, and Lord & Taylor. As the man behind George B Style, he’s also a top-tier NYC-based stylist and image consultant with clients ranging from A-list celebrities to everyday men and women looking to improve their appearance and gain confidence. He has also appeared as a resident fashion expert on NBC’s Today show, CBS, Fox 5, and NY 1 as the official red carpet fashion critic for the Tony Awards. In addition to penning a regular column for Resident and Venue magazines, George has also been featured on radio segments such as Garrett Miller’s nationally broadcast Blog Talk radio show and NPR’s Marketplace. In addition, George can currently be seen on Stage 17.TV in his own web series, Dress Up with George B Style, a show about George styling Broadway stars for all their glamorous events.
Chapters include: Fashion vs Style, Signature Style, The Essential Items, How to Shop, Your Wardrobe, Secret Styling Tricks and Fashion is Fun. Focusing on fashion essentials, personal style, shopping on the high street and online and investing in designer pieces, Alex reveals all the failsafe formulas involved in always looking your best.
Lavishly illustrated by specially commissioned artist Bijou Karman, a fashion illustrator from Los Angeles whose clients include: Converse, Cinespia, ELLE, Harper's Bazaar and Rihanna. She featured as Urban Outfitters (US) ‘Artist of the Week’ in May 2017, has been profiled by Vanity Fair (US), Grazia (Germany) and Glamour (Italy) and has 60k followers on Instagram.
Alex encourages readers to get to know their style icons alongside streamlining their own style and outlines the central capsule wardrobe which can be edited to suit each individual personal preference. This book will be an indispensable guide to creating your own style and making sure you never look at your wardrobe and think ‘I have nothing to wear’ again.
With everything you need to create your perfect capsule wardrobe, you'll never have a bad style day again!
In this frank, practical, and hilarious guide to getting through life's everyday emergencies, Emme is your navigator. Her insider's eye and priceless connections will help you solve the dilemmas that come your way—no matter what! Whether it's what to wear on that all-important first date (or totally crucial first interview), or how to throw an unforgettable party, or what to take with you on that impromptu getaway with the perfect guy, Emme comes to the rescue! And she calls on some of the smartest women around for "been there, done that" advice—women like Naomi Wolf, Aida Turturro, Trisha Yearwood, and Camryn Manheim. Each section is jam-packed with useful tips and strategies to help you get through things that might otherwise throw you for a loop.
To solve your Beauty Emergencies, you will learn:
- Secrets from make-up artist Bobbi Brown
- The best body products you've never heard of
Knock out your Fashion Emergencies with tips on
- How to camouflage any figure flaw
- What to wear to make a knockout first impression
Find solutions to Romance Emergencies with
- Breakthrough methods for handling tough holidays from expert psychologists
- How to keep your friends close and circle the wagons
And avoid Lifestyle Emergencies with
- Party secrets from celebrity chefs and party planners
- How to create the perfect living environment
And much, much more!
Life's Little Emergencies is the perfect companion for any woman driving along life's bumpy roads.