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06/20/2012 11:53 am ET

Melissa Magsaysay LA Home Photos — City Of Style Author

When we first caught wind that former Los Angeles Times Fashion Editor and WWD Market Editor Melissa Magsaysay was writing an ode to the spirit of the West — City of Style: Exploring Los Angeles Fashion From Bohemian To Rock — we thought, it's about frickin' time! In terms of City Of Angels cognoscente, no one has her alluring act together better. It doesn't hurt that the expert's a beaut (she modeled back in the day), plus Magsaysay's pals with every power pub and fashion maven (mavericks, too!) in town. Her put-together yet uncontrived vibe screams Cali cool down to the last breezy detail.

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