It was hard to rate this book. Some of it is excellent, but some.......His advice is geared to the professional woman in a big city who has money. He suggests that you go through you closet TWICE a year to get rid of clothes that are no longer on trend. There are also off hand remarks like "Ignore clothing sizes, go with what is good for you", which is great, until he adds "we all want to be size 6 or 8, but you might just look better in size 10 pant (it leaves more room for tailoring to make it just right). And of course, no wash-and-wear, he wants you in cashmere and silk. He does give good advice about color and fit.