Glamorous by George: The Key to Creating Movie Star Style
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With the advent of inexpensive but beautifully designed clothing available nationwide, elegance is within everyone’s reach. And George Kotsiopoulos—the breakout star of TV’s Fashion Police—will show you the way. Glamorous by George offers easy-to-achieve tips for looking like a movie star. Through practical advice and blunt observations, this simple, no-nonsense guide is accessible to people of all ages and income levels. George addresses clothing, accessories, and fashion, as well as the best pieces for different body types and skin color. And because movie-star style also extends to surroundings, Glamorous by George also guides readers to budget-friendly ideas for easy decorating and entertaining.
younger and more attractive, and is inexpensive to buy and replace. You can buy a hundred votive candles and small glass holders for a few dollars. For a fun, eclectic look, buy a bunch of different colors and styles; votive holders don’t have to match. Be sure to also buy a long lighter; it’s the easiest and safest way to light a bunch of candles. Candlelight can really transform a space. Once, I went to a party at this beautiful lounge in Los Angeles, which had gorgeous velvet-covered
much about yourself. People love people who ask questions, who listen, and allow them to talk about themselves. When you first meet a person, asking questions is always better than telling stories. And be sure to listen! Many people get so caught up in trying to figure out what they’ll say next that they actually lose the thread of conversation. There’s no need to anticipate conversation, because you will naturally find something to say if you listen carefully and respond authentically. If
important to properly introduce people as it is to remember people you have been introduced to. If a friend or acquaintance walks up and you don’t introduce him or her, it sends the message that the friend or acquaintance is insignificant. If you happen not to remember that person’s name, simply introduce the person you were talking to originally, such as “Have you met Sally?” which prompts the new arrival to introduce him- or herself. Since most of us can’t remember every single person we’ve
sophisticated impression. As you’ve learned in this book, becoming your red-carpet-ready self is not achievable without some effort. But if you’ve incorporated my advice into your everyday life, you have also learned that exemplifying movie-star style is worth it. Being able to feel glamorous and luxurious—at any price point—is priceless. That’s why I love fashion: It’s not only fun and beautiful and luxurious, it has a truly transformative power for every single person who wants to experience
to mix metals as long as it looks intentional. (Typically, mixing gold and silver bangles is fine, but wearing gold shoes with a silver bag rarely works.) Metals are another example of a cyclical trend—silver was in for the nineties, gold is back today—though most of us do have a preference, owning and wearing more of one than the other. LAST BUT NOT LEAST, it’s important to remember—through all of this—that movie stars create their own style from head to toe, including not only their clothes,