I Want to Be Her!
is part memoir and part illustrated
fashion guide, written by one of fashion's most accessible,
trusted, and inspiring writers. Andrea Linett, the cofounder of
magazine, shares her personal story of growing up
and finding her way to fashion, and the figures who guided her
along the way. Through short descriptions and memories, we meet 50
women across five eras of her life-some passing strangers, some
casual friends, some close confidantes-who each made a lasting
impression and helped her form her own personal style. In addition,
each woman is captured in an illustration by Linett's longtime
collaborator, Anne Johnston Albert, and fashion tips accompany each
Praise for I Want to Be Her!:
"The book is beautiful. Who would expect anything less?" -The
New York Post
"Andrea Linett . . . is no stranger to noticing great style: In her
new book, I Want to Be Her!
, she recalls in amazing detail
the well-dressed ladies who have helped shape her personal fashion
sense." -Time Out New York
"If you''ve ever fallen in love with a stranger's cool, je ne sais
quoi style or subtly copied the way your girlfriend dressed on your
last girls' night out, you'll love Andrea Linett's new book, I
Want to Be Her! How Friends & Strangers Helped Shape My
"You'll walk away with handy tips to help define your style, too."
-The Plain Dealer
"From her addictive and captivating site, I Want To Be Her
now presents a beautiful, printed tome of the same name."