Work Your Wardrobe: Gok's Gorgeous Guide to Style that Lasts

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HarperCollins UK, Oct 1, 2009 - Health & Fitness - 288 pages

Style supremo and every woman's best friend, Gok Wan knows how important it is for a woman to look and feel her best. In his fantastic new style bible Gok breathes new life into your existing wardrobe, showing you how to transform the basics we all have into a fabulous new look. You will love your look without breaking the bank balance.

We all want to look and feel great, and clothes are a great way to give you that instant confidence boost. But how can you do this without spending a fortune? Simple! Throw open those closet doors, ransack those rails and let Gok turn your wardrobe war zone into a style sanctuary.

In his next book Gok takes you back to basics, showing you how to create the perfect capsule wardrobe that you’ll use every day of your life and still look amazing. He’ll give you the confidence to create fresh new looks from the classics you already have, showing you the different outfit combinations you can create and how to wear those wardrobe heroes in a new fabulously stylish way.

We all know that a crisp white shirt looks great at the office, but let Gok show you how to dress it down at the weekend for that casual-chic look. By guiding you through each basic in turn, from the little black dress to those comfy jeans, your wardrobe will instantly become more versatile and you'll be able to update your look every season without breaking the bank balance on a whole new set of clothes.

Packed with Gok's trademark advice on shopping for your shape, his golden rules and hints on what to avoid, plus insider style tips from celebrities and those in the know, this book will be your very own one-to-one personal wardrobe-fixing session with Gok.

No longer will you fret over what to wear in the morning, nor will you spend hours (and loads of cash) traipsing around the shops. Your wardrobe will work for you so you'll enjoy getting ready as much as going out!

 

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Contents

A Little Word About Style
Chic Classics
Dedication
Chapter OneThe White Shirt
Chapter TwoJeans
Chapter ThreeTrousers
Chapter FourTops
Chapter FiveDresses Skirts
Timeless Style
Dedication
Chapter TenTrends SpringSummer
Chapter ElevenTrends AutumnWinter
Simply Gorgeous
Dedication
Chapter TwelveBeauty
Chapter ThirteenGoks Mini Mantras

Chapter SixJackets Coats
Elegant Extras
Dedication
Chapter SevenShoes Boots
Chapter EightJewellery
Chapter NineBags Belts Scarves
End Note
Where to Buy
Thank You
Copyright
About the Publisher
Copyright

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Fashion stylist Gok Wan has been in the industry for the best part of a decade. The 32-year-old combines a passion and flair for fashion with his early drama school foundations.
Gok studied at London's prestigious Central School of Speech and Drama, but his love of fashion and beauty led him to follow a career firstly in hair and make-up and then in fashion styling.
Gok has styled celebrities Bryan Ferry, Blondie, All Saints and Erasure and has worked for some of the world's leading photographers, including Arthur Elgort, Terry O'Neill and John Swannell.
He now styles the nation with the prime-time Channel 4 fashion series How to Look Good Naked, Gok’s Fashion Fix and Miss Naked Beauty and he is the author of two bestselling books, How to Look Good Naked and How to Dress.

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