The ELLEments of Personal Style: 25 Modern Fashion Icons on How to Dress, Shop, and Live (Hardcover)

25 Modern Fashion Icons on How to Dress, Shop, and Live

By Elle Editors Joe Zee and Maggie Bullock

Gotham, 9781592405671

Publication Date: October 14, 2010



America's hottest fashion magazine blends expert advice with in-depth studies of twenty-five unique style icons, from Diane Von Furstenberg to Dita Von Teese to Alicia Keys, for personal style inspiration.
Celebrating its twenty-fifth anniversary in 2010, "ELLE" magazine has a readership of more than five million.
In the same teaching through example style that has made "ELLE" the ultimate fashion resource for scores of loyal fans and the #1 fashion magazine, "The ELLEments of Personal Style" gives readers exclusive access to today's most glamorous personalities, along with hundreds of practical tips and inspiring photographs. The result is a sumptuous, comprehensive guide for creating an authentic, alluring personal style.
Featuring twenty-five case studies of style icons that represent a wide range of tastes and backgrounds, "The ELLEments of Personal Style" brims with behind-the-scenes interviews, along with commentary on why each icon's wardrobe works. Describing a red cocktail dress that always makes her feel flawless or the jacket bought on a special trip to Paris, each woman provides a personal collage of memorable objets d'art that serve as an inspiration list. Some of the women who gave "ELLE" unprecedented access to their homes, closets, and inspirations include: Fergie, Estelle, Padma Lakshmi, Candace Bushnell, Christina Hendricks, Tracee Ellis Ross, and others.