Book of Styling

An Insider's Guide to Creating Your Own Look

  • Interest Level: Grade 8 - Grade 12
  • Reading Level: Grade 8

This guide explains the whats, whys, and hows of styling, whether you’re looking to update your wardrobe or curate your closet. Accomplished stylist Somer Flaherty helps readers figure out what their look is (or ought to be), and how to tailor that look to their own particular body type. Learn the skills necessary to style others and even to turn styling into a career. Additionally, the book includes:
Color illustrations for all of the looks, body types, and style elements
Sidebars about style through the decades and fashion icons
Fashion activities to help readers put down the book and get to work
Tips for a wide array of fashion emergencies

Format Your Price Add
Interest Level Grade 8 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 8
Genre Young Adult
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Zest Books ™
Language English
Publication Date 2012-08-01
BISACS YAN019000, YAN005030, YAN024010
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Author/Illustrator note, Index, Original artwork, Reviewed, Sidebars, and Table of contents

Author: Somer Flaherty

Somer Flaherty lives in San Francisco, California. She is an editor at Marin Magazine, a freelance writer, and a former editor for the national teen newsmagazine Loud. When not writing, she likes to people-watch and test wacky beauty tips on her friends.



“There are many, many girls out there who are going to read this cover to cover, especially when they’ve finished this month’s Teen Vogue.”—Booklist

People Magazine

“Our fave tip: ‘Follow the rule of Accessory Three: no more than three types of accessories at any one time. You’ve probably seen the head-to-toe bauble look, but that easily can make you resemble a Christmas tree loaded down with ornaments.’’—People Stylewatch