Happy Pretty Messy (Paperback)

Cultivating Beauty and Bravery When Life Gets Tough

By Natalie Wise

Skyhorse, 9781510751736, 192pp.

Publication Date: April 21, 2020

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (2/7/2017)

List Price: 14.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Find Joy, Style, and Meaning in Your Life

Ever felt like you needed a refresher course on how to be happy in life? Happy Pretty Messy is a modern-day inspirational guidebook for women of all ages seeking to live with beauty and bravery. As a modern lifestyle philosopher, Natalie Wise brings her trademark poetic prose to finding balance, joy, and depth of self in daily life.

Filled with wit and fresh insights for the heart and home, you’ll learn how to thrive through tragedy and turn off your inner monologue to get “back to brave.” You’ll also learn Wise’s secrets to enjoying the “everyday arts,” such as:
  • Calibrating one’s inner self
  • Cultivating purpose
  • Capturing memories
  • Celebrating milestones
  • And so much more
From creating community to making the perfect homemade latte, Happy Pretty Messy inspires a life that flourishes with charm, color, caffeine, and, most importantly, courage. Finding value in these things might be the most important thing you do, so grab this book and dig in today.

About the Author

Natalie Wise is a Dartmouth-educated poet, author, and style expert known as “Professional Sunshine.” She thrives on sharing her curated modern-vintage aesthetic through her multi-faceted work. She is all about pink lipstick, big sunglasses, her trademark #caffeinecrazy when she drinks coffee, and creating happy things for happy people. She lives in upstate New York.