How to Get Dressed

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Costume designer Alison Freer?s styling kit is a magical bag of tricks, built to solve every single wardrobe malfunction on earth. TV and film productions wait for nothing, so her solutions have to work fast. In How to Get Dressed, Alison distills her secrets into a fun, comprehensive style guide focused on rethinking your wardrobe like a fashion expert and making what?s in your closet work for you. She provides real-world advice about everything style-related, including:

? Making every garment you own fit better
? Mastering closet organization
? The undergarments you actually need
? The scoop on tailors and which alterations are worth it
? Shopping thrift and vintage like a rockstar


Additional Information


Paperback: 256 pages
Publisher: Ten Speed Press (April 14, 2015)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1607747065
ISBN-13: 978-1607747062
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.8 x 8.3 inches


ALISON FREER is a costume designer from Texas living and working in Hollywood. With more than 150 TV shows, films, commercials, and music videos under her belt, she has reams of hard-won, practical wardrobe expertise at her fingertips. Alison is also the clothes editor at, where her unique take on how to solve common fashion and style conundrums has won her a dedicated following. Alison is also a contributing editor to, in addition to hosting TLC’s A Makeover Story during its fifth season. She also appeared on Melissa River’s TV Candy on the TV Guide network as the show’s resident style expert.