Have you ever wondered why even the truly stylish find it hard to do smart casual? Why all men look like James Bond in dinner jackets? Why all four-year-old girls are obsessed with pink? Why fashionable people always wear black? Why blondes have less fun? Or why some people will spend $6000 on a handbag? This book will explain all of these mysteries and many more. And even if you've never pondered any of these issues, Maggie Alderson will amuse and entertain you with her finely tuned observations about everything from global style icons to when to wear that perfect red dress, with the leopardskin shoes, of course. Australia's wittiest fashion and lifestyle commentator delivers a delightful bundle of wicked charm.I wish to make it clear that this is in no way a derogatory term. In fact, it is one of my ... Her empire-line bottle-green velvet cocktail dress and ebony cigarette holder were the basis of my Cruella De Vil outfit, using a bottle of Quink ink to dye anbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Penguin UK - 1998-10-01|