Derek Blasberg on How to Be Classy. A New York social butterfly believes that in today’s age of tasteless pseudo-celebrity, it’s time for a. Fortunately, Derek Blasberg has written a new book that we know will prove indispensable next time we ask ourselves “How short is too short?. In the sequel to his New York Times best-selling (and not to mention debut) book, our editor at large Derek Blasberg asks the tough-as-nails.

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It adds spice and a new twist to the age-old definition of “classy”. While this is understandably annoying to some readers and to me sometimesI felt that this made him realistic and relatable I mean, who wouldn’t tell everyone about the time Gwenyth Paltrow invited them to dinner?

Very Classy

This book must set some record for celebrity name and face dropping. An American fashion verek, editor and New York Times bestselling author. Oct 28, Kelly rated it it was ok. No trivia or quizzes yet.

Oh, and a blazer. This book is a just an updated version of the previous book “Classy See 1 question about Very Classy…. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Because I was reading the book with an eye to applying it to my own life I found it slow reading as I was trying to absorb it all.


Nicola Yoon 2-Book Bundle: I don’t think “Very Classy” will replace “Classy” on my gift giving list, but for those looking to read it instead of “Classy”, go for it. He has since contributed texts and written forwards to several other books and literary projects in the fashion and art spheres.

Even if you’re so confident, you’ve been attracting guys like a honey-dipped man magnet for years – VeryClassy still has something for you. From toBlasberg was the Editor-at-Large of Style. Humorous with some good advice and helpful tips sprinkled in! Derek Blasberg is back with more brilliant commentary on what makes a lady truly classy. It’s a fun, simple read. I liked this book in the form of Classy and have bought Classy but used it mainly to skim through, and this is basically an expanded version i.

I wouldn’t classify them as skanky, just a little eccentric and probably a nice sort of person. Mascha rated it liked it Jan 07, So, I guess now in my 4th decade it was my vedy to be open to a modern take on etiquette. Ages 14 and up.

Derek Blasberg Offers More Etiquette Advice In ‘Very Classy’: In Print

This felt like an article from May 28, Kimberly Halverson rated it really liked it. The decorations in his home are a little self referential and I got the idea they were to boost his ego or impress others, even though he claims to dislike such narcissistic decor.

Apr 14, Natalie Boath rated it liked it Shelves: Want to Read saving….


The quizzes were light relief from the informat I liked this book in the form of Classy and have bought Classy but used it mainly to skim through, and this is blwsberg an expanded version i. Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now.

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He is also the founder of www. My clutter problem is more related to being ill than being a slob, and the same with my exercise programme I try but get extremely fatigued just doing tai chi once a week which knocks me around for a couple derk days.

The quizzes were light relief from the information, and it is good that there are a lot of photographs and some illustrations throughout to break up the text. Derek Blasberg is wickedly funny and honest, just keep in mind its only his opinion. I recommend this book to all young women and anyone who isn’t easily offended!!

blasberb Some parts were funny and insightful, but for the most part it was idiotic with not so subtle jabs at celebrities who What a disappointment.