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With her brand-new book, Always Pack a Party Dress: And Other Lessons Learned from a (Half) Life in Fashion
, author, blogger
, and former Barneys fashion director Amanda Brooks recounts a long, enviable (half) life in the worlds of art and fashion. She’s since traded the store openings and the designer front rows for muddy riding boots. Brooks now spends her days making jam in her cottage in the English countryside with her husband and family. We find this back-to-basics swap wildly inspiring.
To celebrate her latest tome, we asked her to tell us how the book’s fashionable lessons translate to her style inside and around her home.
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