How to Dress : Your Complete Style Guide for Every Occasion
Sartorial superstar Gok Wan from TV's How to Look Good Naked is every girl's favourite style guru and confidence booster. His fantastic new guide has all the advice and inspiration you'll ever need to look and feel totally fabulous, whatever the occasion. Packed with Gok's advice on how to look good at a party, wedding or on the beach, How to Dress is like having your very own personal styling session with Gok. Loved for recognising that women are beautiful whatever their shape or size, Gok Wan understands how women can work their assets and minimise the part of their bodies they dislike to maximum effect. Every woman deserves a Fairy Gok Mother to help them look their most gorgeous. His new book is packed with fashion tips to help you stay on the style highway and not stumble off into fashion faux pas territory. Choosing the right outfit for a wedding or looking your best on the beach or at work can be stressful and in How to Dress Gok simply unravels the rules of style so every woman can look their best all the time. How to Dress shows you how to look great throughout the year, whatever your lifestyle and regardless of what life throws at you.
- Hardback | 288 pages
- 193.04 x 246.38 x 30.48mm | 1,133.98g
- 01 Oct 2008
- HarperCollins Publishers
- HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- 80 col illus
About Gok Wan
Fashion stylist Gok Wan has been in the industry for the best part of a decade. The 31-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 makeup and then in fashion styling. Gok has styled celebrities such as All Saints, Bryan Ferry, Blondie and Erasure and has worked for some of the world's leading photographers, including Arthur Elgort, Terry O'Neill and John Swannell. He now turns his attention to styling the nation with the prime-time Channel 4 fashion series How to Look Good Naked, Gok's Fashion Fix and Miss Naked Beauty.
Praise for How to Dress 'So-called "style guides" are ten-a-penny right now, but this, like a diamond in a sea of diamante, is the real deal. *****' Heat magazine 'Gok is the undisputed king of TV style' Heat magazine 'When it comes to making women feel good about themselves, Gok Wan is a genius.' Closer magazine Praise for Gok Wan and 'How to Look Good Naked' 'Gok Wan should be made available to all women on the NHS.' Heat magazine 'Where better to find top tips and super-slimming advice than Gok Wan's guide? We love it!' Love It! Magazine 'Gok Wan... the saviour of modern womanhood' The Times 'For anyone who's going through a style crisis, or just really wants a new look, it's the perfect place to start.' **** Heat magazine 'Three months on, and I've never felt more confident. Working with Gok changed my life.' Susan Sharpe on 'How to Look Good Naked', best magazine 'A welcome antidote to those myths of perfection, this new series aims to debunk the fashion, beauty and advertising industries' lies' best magazine 'An inspiring gift' Woman & Home 'What marks Gok Wan out from the rest of the makeover mafia is that he genuinely seems to care about his case studies!Every home should have a Wan.' Metro "'How To Look Naked' is actually sweet, caring and sympathetic telly. Gok seems to care about the women he spends time with... He's all hugs and encouragement, gently prodding his subjects into seeing themselves as others see them." London Lite