1. Quality accessories that are thoughtfully selected make your outfit look more expensive. On the other hand, poorly chosen or low quality accessories diminish the look of even the most chic ensemble.
2. “Alligator is strictly for sports or travel, shoes as well as bags, and this respected reptile should be permitted to retire every evening at 5pm." (pg. 2)
3. Everything that goes into your purse should match your purse. Your wallet, eyeglass case, and any other small pouches and bags should all be a set or at the very least a matching color. Your makeup containers (compact, lipstick case) should also match although they do not have to match the leather goods.
4. “[N]ever buy anything on impulse that does not fit into your well-established program.” (pgs. 3-4)
Dariaux, Genevieve Antoine. A Guide to Elegance. New York: William Morrow, 2003. Print.