Freakin’ Fabulous by Clinton Kelly – Clinton Kelly won’t just revamp your wardrobe—he’ll revamp your life!The huddled masses yearn to be fabulous, and finally. How to dress, speak, behave, eat, drink, entertain, decorate, and generally be freakin’ fabulous, according to Clinton Kelly.

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One special treat about the book that I did not expect were the wonderful recipes in it, and how well written the recipes were. Tailored jackets hide tummies. There were a couple drugs and male genitalia jokes too.

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He focuses instead on how to dress for different occasions and events. Send flowers the next day instead with a thank you note. How do you eat an oyster without getting kicked fabulois of the best restaurant in town? This book would lie open by itself on my floor.

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The use of photos is great, I am a sucker for glossy pictures in books. I was surprised both at how useful and how entertainng this book was. In the pursuit of offering timeless advice, Kelly keeps to the tried-and-true basics of social behavior, which means most of the information is stuff that people pick up during their twenties. Snobbery is not fabulous, but gentility is, and this book is loaded with it.


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It gives good tips on dressing, wine, and etiquette. Somehow a great big crumb of cinnamon sugar had fallen between the laye My non-fabulous moment: Freakij one is hard for me. Clinton Kelly writes in a style like your up-and-coming night-life-loving best friend might, complete with informal off-the-cuff remarks that are sometimes shocking, and almost always amusing.

In this book, Kelly takes advantage of his masters’ degree in journalism to write an outstanding piece. And the soup bowl is tilted away from you. You can find her wherever the books and food are. If you are looking for a good gift for a college graduate, this book would be great. I don’t drink, and 2. Thanks for telling us about the problem. I’ve always enjoyed Clinton Kelly on What Not to Wear, but his kelyl and edgy humor really shine through in this book that basically teaches you how to be better than everyone else!

Lots of drink recipes I can look up later, if interested.

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For example, I probably won’t ever hire a bartender for my cocktail parties. The downsize of the book, was that I did not expect a lesson on proper use of grammar in a book like this, and personally didn’t think it was necessary, and for the people that need a lesson on grammar, I don’t expect them to kelly it here. Just a moment while we frdakin you in to your Goodreads account.


The next parts, socializing and such However, this would make a useful graduation or housewarming gift for young adults who may have little experience with frea,in to act appropriately in a job interview, dress for a wedding, or be a thoughtful weekend guest.

I guess I’d better spruce up my decorating habits And he actually asked me, “Did you sleep good last night? This book is divided into 7 sections – dress, speak, behave, eat, drink, entertain and decorate. Fun; easy-to-read; some useful information; a bit naughty.

The Complete Guide to Finding the Style That’s Right for Your Bodyand it is what he does for a living, so most people reading this book probably have already heard his views on the subject. It could say a bit more about men’s shoes and a bit less about hors d’oeuvres.

I need to get better about picking and arranging my own bouquets in the summer.

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His fashion tips were expected, but still useful. Made the salad dressing twice. Oct 24, Emily rated it it was ok. Love What Not to Wear. Feb 16, Mary Lou rated it liked it Shelves: And no one even brought me a bottle of wine for a gift, the losers. Just pretend it never happened!