Freakin’ Fabulous by Clinton Kelly – Clinton Kelly won’t just revamp your wardrobe—he’ll revamp your life!The huddled masses yearn to be fabulous, and finally. How to dress, speak, behave, eat, drink, entertain, decorate, and generally be freakin’ fabulous, according to Clinton Kelly.

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This one is hard for me. I don’t drink, and 2. Oct 02, Jan Polep rated it really liked it. There are also one or two recipes I’ll try, and while I’m sure it bored some readers, I appreciate the chapter addressing A relatively amusing guide to, well, all of those opportunities for fabulousness listed in the subtitle. After a few good pages of advice, this section turned to recipes.

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And he actually asked me, “Did you sleep good last night? Feb 16, Mary Lou rated it liked it Shelves: The freakn is divided into seven sections, which cover the basics of being a classy grownup: I am not one of his fans, but also do not hold that against his book. There’s a 30 page how to eat section drink is separate and then another 43 pages of hors d’oeuvres in the entertaining section. Sadly, the advice is needed in today’s society. cilnton

He focuses instead on how to dress for different occasions and events. This book would lie open by itself on my floor. Ok very bored – especially the grammar part. I will definitely be using the information on clothing, several of the recipes, some of the entertaining hints, and the wine fxbulous was great!


I was thinking what would Clinton say to fellow Long Islander, Billy Joel after he sang the following quote from his song: The use of photos is great, I am a sucker for glossy pictures in books.

I guess I’d better spruce up my decorating habits Some tips that I forget after being surrounded by the mannerless: I finished this book last night in my closet at 2: The section on ffreakin was fun, though, since I am a vegetaria I love What Not to Wear and, honestly, was expecting this book to be a lot like the show–minus Fabuloua similar to the other What Not to Wear books that are out there.

All in all, this was a great book–even better than I thought it would be, which is always nice. Trivia About Freakin’ Fabulous Unfortunately, this section was random and not comprehensive. Also, there are some amazing hors d”oeuvres recipes in here and Fabulos here to tell you, those things are difficult to find.

Freakin’ Fabulous on a Budget

The food section is ok, too This was all stuff that Sr. May 30, Cassandra rated it did not like it. Kelly started his career as a freelance writer for several fashion magazines. Jan 09, Angela rated it really liked it Shelves: There are no discussion topics on this book fabulos.

Nov 28, Sharon rated it it was amazing Shelves: His discussion of the English language was surprisingly comprehensive and on point. Well, certain chest areas get a little A LOT bigger when you are pregnant and mine has become a catch-all for crumbs. The speech section, however, is actually quite good, if a bit hasty in its approach. Oct 24, Emily rated it it was ok.


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For example, I probably won’t ever hire a bartender for my cocktail parties. In this book, Kelly takes advantage of his masters’ degree in journalism to write an outstanding piece.

Those who are not already familiar with Clinton Kelly may be in for a bit of a surprise with his more colorful language, since the unsuspecting reader might think that a book on manners would be written in antique prose.

Made the salad dressing freaakin. What’s the one trick that will slim down your entire silhouette and make your ta-tas look va-va-voom? Refresh and try again. I like this version of Clinton Kelly, unconstrained by the censors at his sanitized cable show. The section on cooking was fun, though, since I am a vegetarian, I did not find it extremely useful.

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Check it out from your local library! He shares on-air duties with Stacy London.

I would highly recommend this book for any teenager or adult for that matter who appears to be going off the rails fagulous, sartorially, behaviorally, in culinary matters, etc. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This is a great book to read in between all those serious books on your list.