Blue and Green Should Never be Seen! (Or so Mother says)
Colette Kebell’s novel Blue and Green Should Never be Seen! (Or so Mother says) is an interesting take on following your dreams.
GiGi Griswald decides that it is her life’s mission to help others improve the way they look. She sets up a fashion consultation firm and though her approach isn’t the norm, she just knows it will bring her success. People need her advice, they just don’t know it yet.
This book is not at all what I thought it would be ...more
Colette Kebell made an amazing job with this novel,the writing was flowing and effortless to read I've devoured it in a couple of work days. I can't wait to read more of her works.
The heroine of this chick-lit is incredible,I envy her strength and her perseverance.
Gigi doesn't let bad news take away her joy for fashion and the pleasure her advices bring to her clients.
The work of a fashion consultant in London is not easy but with a great work ethic and a bunch of good friends (old and new) yo
I'm not a fashionista in any stretch of the word. I buy my tennis shoes at Target and my jeans at Maurices (the same style for the past decade, at least), and my tshirts and hoodies are primarily from my favorite shows/movies (Doctor Who, Harry Potter, Friends, etc.). I love comfortable. In fact, now that I work at home, I wear sweats or pj pants on a daily basis and only have one pair of jeans that fits, nor do I care if my clothing matches if ...more
In Blue and Green Should Never Be Seen (Or so Mother Says) we meet the fabulous GiGi. Along with her best friend Ritchie, GiGi has set up her own personal shopping business. Secretarial work and babysitting were never really ideal careers for GiGi – all her wages went on clothes anyway, so what better job to have than one of styling and buying clothes for other people?
However, it’s not all plain sailing running your own business in the cut-throat ind ...more
GiGi loves anything and everything about fashion. She cannot get enough of top name-brand clothing, shoes and accessories. With her love of fashion, and seeing all the people in need of “fashion interventi ...more
After working in jobs she hates and building up credit card debts buying mountains of clothes, GiGi realises that there is only one thing she loves enough to do as a career: fashion. When a wealthy family friend enlists her to sort her wardrobe out, GiGi’s reputation as a fashion consultant to rich women quickly rises and boom! Her b ...more
What I shall say though is if you like/love Chick Lit, hopefully you will like this... I have three bloggers/reviewers lined up a ...more
It's fresh, permeated with sense of humor and keeps you engrossed from the beginning till the end. Worth reading.
Das Buch war wirklich toll und voller Fashion Informationen, die ich wirklich geliebt habe. Die Autorin hat alles sehr detailliert beschrieben und ich fühlte mich inmitten einer Fashiontour. Das hat mir wirklich sehr gut gefallen. Alles wurde schön beschrieben: die Umgebungen, die Charaktere selber und dessen Persönlichkeiten, etc. Mir gefällt generell der Schreibstil der Autorin und ich hoffe, dass ihre Bücher eines Tages auch in einem Deutschen Verlag in deutscher Sprache ersc ...more
Un giorno, GiGi riceve una e-mail d'aiuto da Jasper e dopo diversi messaggi decidono di vedersi di persona, è così che GiGi scopre che lui è il proprietario del Battersea Fashion Center e le ...more
I loved Gigi’s character even though she hit a few hurdles in her pursuit of following her dream she never gave up and was committed to put in the hours and often sold her own belongings to help her reach her goal. Gigi’s dream at first sounded like she would cater for the rich and privileged but when yo ...more
This was a wonderful chick-lit story about persevering in the face of adversity and opening up to love at the same time.
Thank you to Netgalley for the opportunity to read and review ...more
Being a personal shopper is a dark art… especially when your clients don’t know that “Comfortable is Jack the Ripper of style.”
Griselda Griswald “GiGi” is an intrepid London career gal with big dreams and business knowledge gleaned from the Dragon’s Den, (Shark Tank in the U.S) She has no savings, the economy is miserable, but she knows that the most important thing is to connect with people and make them feel better about themselves.
“Could I really transform Marjorie from an ...more
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Her debut novel was “Blue and Green Should Never Be Seen!” w ...more