By Sarah Kennedy
Barron’s Educational Series, Inc., $16.99, 192 pages
Ever wonder how to emulate a fashion icon’s style? Well, Sarah Kennedy has given you the one-stop resource. Her book, Steal Her Style, shows the reader how to dress like one of your favorite fashion icons. She analyzes 25 fashion icons and even breaks down their style by body type and style. For example, if you happen to be curvy, Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe or Marlene Dietrich might be one for you to emulate. But if you are curvy and like a classic, casual style, then follow Jackie O.
For each fashion icon, Kennedy offers key looks, style tips, silhouettes and cuts to buy. The book even includes makeup and hair tips to be true to your icon and her style. Do you want to accessorize similar to your icon? Kennedy has even included those suggestions in her comprehensive stylebook. There are tons of photos, color palettes and examples of modern day interpretations of the fashion icon’s looks. If you love fashion, want to find a style that suits your body type, or are just genuinely interested in celebrity looks, this book will be your treasure trove to the fashion world.
Reviewed by Seniye Groff