Love Style Life (Paperback)

By Garance Dore

Spiegel & Grau, 9780812996371, 272pp.

Publication Date: October 27, 2015



NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - -The guardian of all style- (The New York Times Magazine) shares stories on life, love, style, and career, from Paris to New York, and inspires readers to cultivate an effortless chic that is all their own.
Garance Dore, the voice and vision behind her eponymous blog, has captivated millions of readers worldwide with her fresh and appealing approach to style through storytelling. This gorgeously illustrated book takes readers on a unique narrative journey that blends Garance's inimitable photography and illustrations with the candid, hard-won wisdom drawn from her life and her travels. Infused with her Left Bank sensibility, the eclecticism of her adopted city of New York, and the wild, passionate spirit of her native Corsica, Love Style Life is a backstage pass behind fashion's frontlines, peppered with French-girl-next-door wit and advice on everything from mixing J.Crew with Chanel, to falling in love, to pursuing a life and career that is the perfect reflection of you.
Praise for Garance Dore and Love Style Life
-The most elegant, funny, truthful book on style, love and life. Garance is an original with the cutest French accent.---Jenna Lyons, president and creative director, J.Crew

-This charming book by fashion blogger Dore is part memoir and part style guide, gathered together in a chic, Gallic-inflected package.---Publishers Weekly
-One of blogdom's most compelling storytellers.---The New York Times
-Dore's mix of portrait photography, illustrations, collages, and stream-of-consciousness writing . . . has given the fashion world en masse a girl crush.---Interview
-Garance Dore embodies effortless French style.---Martha Stewart Living

About the Author

Garance Dore is a photographer, illustrator, author, and founder of an eponymous influential style blog. Winner of the CFDA Eugenia Sheppard Media Award, Dore has contributed both as a writer and photographer to publications including American, British, and Paris Vogue, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, T Magazine, Elle, The Guardian, and New York magazine. Originally from Corsica, she currently lives in New York City. This is her first book.