Style is a deeply personal expression of who you are, and every time you dress, you are asserting a part of yourself.— Nina Garcia
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Style comes from knowing who you are and who you want to be in the world;
it does not come from wanting to be somebody else, or wanting to be thinner, shorter, taller, prettier.
Nothing is more alluring to a man than a woman who looks good in her jeans.
I grew up with a fashion-obsessed mother and an older sister, so there was a lot of fashion in my house. The first thing I remember owning was a Pierre Cardin jumpsuit when I was 9 or 10; of course I didn't actually buy it, but I fell in love with it.
I'm very classic and structural. I love clean lines and interesting, modern details. But I'm all about being streamlined - less is more.
If you look back in history of the women who are most memorable and most stylish, they were never the followers of fashion. They were the ones who were unique in their style, breakers of the rules. They were authentic, genuine, original. They were not following the trends.
Style is about fun. True style is not about having a closet full of expensive and beautiful things - it is instead about knowing when, where, and how to utilize your collection.
From time to time, you may see a girl wearing her black opaque tights as pants.
They are, in fact, not.
Fashion is expensive. Style is not. Some of the most stylish girls I know are certainly not the wealthiest.
People always ask me if I could live in any other era what would it be, and I tell them none! I feel so lucky to live in an age where technology has changed and continues to change and make life so much more exciting. It keeps everyone young and constantly learning new things.
Like most people, I've grown a lot more sophisticated in my style choices.
I know myself and what suits me better now than I did when I was much younger and feel more comfortable in my own skin.
Style is like a muscle: you have to exercise it regularly or you'll lose it.
A great pair of shoes can make a $20 outfit look like couture, and a poorly constructed pair of shoes can make couture look like a cheap knockoff.
Every stylish girl knows that when the sun goes down, the heel goes up.
My style is about making things last forever.
When you're on a budget, it can be daunting to spend $300 on a pair of boots or a coat. But such basics are the building blocks from which your look is crafted.
My nightmare of nightmares is being overdressed for a casual event - I've done it! You have to have a real sense of what you want to communicate.
Some girls on the street don't have a lot of money, but they have the best style. It's not about being able to buy everything in the store.
When I was older and I first started working, I was obsessed with buying my first Chanel jacket. I saved up my hard-earned money, went to Barneys, and bought a little black Chanel jacket. It saw many, many job interviews and many, many events. I'm not fitting into it lately, but I still have it.
It's empowering for women to have some tricks up their sleeve to help them look their best.
She who dies with the most stilettos wins.
One graphic element captured the essence of spring
Taking stock of what you own, when done correctly and thoroughly, helps dampen the urge to shop frivolously.
Always make sure your jewelry isn't taking over you or your ensemble and keep everything in proportion to your frame
The fashion editor as it used to be has changed.
Now you have to wear many hats, and whoever tells you differently is wrong. Now you're on TV, whether you want it or not.
I've had to adapt my wardrobe to my various roles, both at the office, as a mom, and for television. When I shop for the season I look for pieces that will suit every facet of my daily life, not just one single occasion.
BLACKBERRY. Also know as "Crackberry" for it's addictive qualities. It is the modern girl's weapon. It allow her to bid on ebay while walking down the street, map out her shopping route for maximum productivity, and sneak out of work and still get her messages as she peruses the sales racks.
Putting on fierce boots is an instant pick-me-up.
For so many years fashion was shrouded in mystery, this glamorous profession that people knew very little about, they thought it was so glamorous. It now has become so available, with the Internet, with shops like H&M and Target that do designer collaborations, so it's more available to everyone and that's created more interest.
We all get a little rush of excitement at the prospect of buying a brand-new outfit for a first date, but this is not the time. You're much better off wearing clothes, shoes especially, that you've already tested.