Author(s): Colin Cowie
A handbook for living well in the twenty-first century From legendary lifestyle expert Colin Cowie comes the last word in living a gracious, sensuous life on any budget. Colin draws back the curtain on his own chic, passionate, 120-miles-per-hour life, revealing how to create and entertain in an inviting home, garner respect in the workplace, and travel with ease and comfort. No matter how or where you live, or whatever your personal style may be, Colin Cowie Chic will place you on the fast track to experiencing life to the fullest. This immensely practical handbook offers step-by-step instructions on everything from workplace etiquette to the art of no-sweat, fuss-free travel. Colin also takes the guesswork out of navigating today’s social situations with the kind of charm and confidence that will get you invited back anywhere you want! The invaluable details he shares include: Home: Essential comforts for every room Kitchen decorating ideas Storage and organization shortcuts Know-how for being or hosting a guest Entertaining: A wine-and-cheese primer Options for stunning table settings A no-fail hangover cure Travel: Unbeatable jet-lag remedies Road-trip guidelines A must-have packing list Work: Tips for motivating employees and coworkers Desk etiquette for the office And much more! Packed with detailed lists, gorgeous photographs, and helpful illustrations, this is the only guidebook you’ll ever need to live a beautiful, elegant life (as you should!).
2007. First edition, first printing. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine, unclipped d/w.