Books Every Woman Should Read
“I always have something to wear” Inessa Trubetskova, Natalia Naydenskaya
What can overshadow even the most sunny and serene morning of a real lady? According to the authors of the book, doubts on the topic of ... your own wardrobe can really bring a woman out of balance. What to wear today? How to surprise colleagues and impress friends without repeating the outfit and combination of things too often? Each woman solves the problem in her own way: someone chooses the usual, even knowing that this is not quite what is needed; someone spends too much time looking for the right outfit and is late everywhere; and someone decides to "get off like that," hiding his charm behind inexpressive clothes. An ideal wardrobe is not a myth or magic, not even a gift from birth. An ideal wardrobe is self-love, understanding your desires and the ability to see new things in everyday life.
- How to create maximum sets with a minimum of things?
- What basic things should be in the wardrobe of every woman?
- How to make the right capsule: business, casual, smart?
- How to combine colors, patterns and fabrics?
- How to combine clothes with shoes and accessories?
- Does the wardrobe have its own discipline?
Read about this and much more in the book, which can rightfully be called the “Complete Female Encyclopedia”.
“Lessons from Madame Chic. 20 Style Secrets I Learned While Living in Paris »Jennifer L. Scott
The author of the book is an American who spent six months in Paris studying French, and all this time she lived in the family of Madame Chic, a true Parisian woman who seems to have an elegance and sense of style from birth. Jennifer learned all the advice of her French mentor and was able to transfer them to the pages of her book. Each chapter here is a set of simple rules, including: creating the perfect wardrobe, creating an elegant look, skin and hair care tips, secrets of communicating with your beloved man, colleagues and friends, the rules of modern ethics and much, much more.
“Madame Chic Classes” will help every woman who is in search of her own style and is ready to change her life in the direction of beauty, elegance and chic.
“How to feel like a Parisian, no matter who you are” Anna Berest, Carolyn de Megre, Audrey Divan, Sophie Mas
Who is a Parisian? What kind of woman is this? Four friends, the authors of this book, who live in Paris, talk about what it means to be a Parisian today. They speak for themselves, about their views on style, beauty and culture, parties, communication and relationships with men. Using their worldview, four girls try to convey to each reader that Parisians are not perfect, that this image is a beautiful fantasy in which they believe. Of course, French women are gentle and romantic, they have an unrivaled sense of style, but they, just like all women in this world, are imperfect in some ways, a little selfish and stubborn. In this book, you should not look for practical advice and rules on how to become a Parisian, borrow her outward features or sense of style. You can only feel this book with your heart, catch the French mood with which it is saturated: to attend the first Paris date, organize a Sunday dinner for relatives, go to a party or a reception in French - these and many other stories of their Parisian life will be told by the authors of the book.
If you are interested in feeling the very attitude of a Parisian woman or you miss Paris, you will definitely enjoy reading this book. And the lessons of French flirting from this book, see here.
“Act Like a Woman, Think Like a Man” Steve Harvey
Steve Harvey (presenter of the popular relationship broadcast in America) in his book provides an excellent opportunity for women to understand the train of mind of the stronger sex, answering many painful questions. The author makes an interesting comparison and identifies the main problem - a woman almost always seeks advice from another woman if she has a question regarding her relationship with a man. But a man knows more about how to find, hold and amicably resolve conflicts with a man! In the book you will find answers to questions such as: “What should you and what you cannot demand from your man?”, “How to recognize a sissy and what to do in this case?”, “When to acquaint a gentleman with his children?” , "What are the five questions a man needs to ask to determine the seriousness of his intentions?"
If you want to learn more about what men really think about relationships with a woman, to understand the mistakes that you made in the past, and also to look at relationships from a different angle - this book is for you.
“Food without rules. Simple principles of good cuisine »Tamar Adler
We all know that cooking is a delightful creative process that starts from the moment you put the pot on the stove. It is not in vain that they say that if a person is in a bad mood, the dish he cooks turns out to be slightly worse than the one he cooked when he was happy or just happy about something. Often we forget this simple rule, turning the cooking process into a routine duty, we are afraid to make the slightest mistake or move away from the recipe, strive for excellence, carefully following the rules, and completely lose the pleasure that you can get from cooking. Tamar Adler urges you to drop all doubts and start playing in the kitchen according to your own rules.
This book is for those who want to finally learn how to cook easily and simply, with pleasure, get rid of fears and feelings of guilt for their culinary mistakes; book for those who believe that food unites!
Some more great books for women
“How to talk so that children listen, and how to listen so that children speak” Adele Faber, Elaine Mazlish
All parents have problems in relationships with their children: how to “reach out” to the child, to let him know that his behavior does not just make you angry, but really cares and you want to make your son or daughter only better. “Why don't you obey, why are you acting like that?” - Similar reproaches (when parents do not find other ways to show their position) are familiar to every child. The authors of the book (world-famous experts in the field of parent-child relationships) are trying to help adults learn how to communicate with children (from preschoolers to adolescents), providing only proven practical recommendations and many living examples for all occasions.
The book will be interesting and useful to those who want to come to full understanding with children forever and stop any conflicts forever, and besides, it will also help adults communicate with each other, because mutual respect and understanding are always important.
"Etiquette. A complete set of rules for social and business communication. How to behave in familiar and non-standard situations "Tatyana Belousova
The book, written by the famous image trainer, stylist and psychologist Tatyana Belousova, helps women find answers to many questions that inevitably arise when they plan to attend an exceptional celebration, an important meeting (personal or business). In this book, such “complex” and “difficult to fulfill” etiquette rules will turn out to be simple and understandable, and doubts and insecurity caused by the lack of knowledge of how to properly dress for a gala or business dinner, use cutlery, where in the car to put an important guest or how to seat partners for successful business negotiations will be replaced by self-confidence and success in everything.
It is worth all women to read, because in the book you can find practical tips on how to make a truly pleasant impression on your entire environment, whether it be friends or business partners.
“Why are we like that? 16 personality types that determine how we live, work and love. ”Janet Tusen, Otto Kraeger
Everyone strives for harmony with himself and with his environment. However, all people are different from each other, and this is precisely what often leads to conflicts, disputes and mental suffering. In order to find harmony, it is important for us to understand the nature of these differences and learn to come to terms with them and understand them. The main tool in striving to achieve this harmony is the famous Myers Human Types Indicator - Briggs, which says that a person from birth refers to a certain type of personality. There are only 16 such types, and the authors of the book are talking about them. They say that our destiny is influenced by the natural preferences of each person (extraversion / introversion; rationality / irrationality, logic / ethics, etc.), which inevitably manifest themselves in professional and personal life. The authors, relying on their many years of experience, teach the reader what human qualities to put up with and which ones to try to change, what to expect or even demand from their loved ones, friends and colleagues, and what they can never give you.
The book will help readers understand themselves and those around them and, accordingly, more effectively behave in a variety of life situations.
“100 best flavors. How to choose and wear perfume »Luca Turin, Tanya Sanchez
We all know that the perfume that a person chooses can say a lot about himself, his character, preferences and tastes. “Perfume is, among other things, the most portable form of human intelligence,” says book author Luca Turin. It is impossible not to agree with this, since the theme of aromas is not as simple as it might seem at first glance. The authors of the book talk about how to find unique and beautiful perfume combinations, how to turn a blind eye to the cost, design and promotion of the aroma. After all, the often advertised perfume of a Hollywood actress or singer, enclosed in an incredibly beautiful bottle, can be completely faceless and ordinary. In choosing your fragrance, you should trust only your own flair and sense of smell.
Perfume experts, experts and passionate lovers of aromas, Luca Turin and Tanya Sanchez, will teach you to understand perfumery and bring you closer to understanding it.
“Beauty myths. The whole truth about Botox, stem cells, organic cosmetics and much more. ”Tiina Orasmäe-Meder, Yana Zubtsova
The book by Yana Zubtsova, a well-known journalist and beauty blogger, and Tiina Orasmae-Meder, an authoritative cosmetologist and creator of professional cosmetics Meder Beauty Science, is written in a simple, lively language, but based on professional research by cosmetologists. The most common mistakes and misconceptions related to self-care methods and means are uncovered before readers. In a modern world full of abundance of all kinds of cosmetics, it’s very easy to get lost among obscure terms, advertising campaigns, the advice of grandmothers and mother’s instructions. This is probably the first book in which it is so simple and understandable, but at the same time professionally, it tells about beauty and how to maintain it.
If you are not sure of your own competence in choosing personal care products, and spending extra money and effort looking for the funds you need, this book can help you a lot.