Afiya Francisco is a Style Expert, television and fashion personality, speaker, and brand ambassador. The Style House is a multimedia platform designed to help women approach their personal style with confidence, simplicity & joy. 

Beautiful Things: The Glamourous Life

polly-wreford-1 A hint of opulence with gold and black and a touch of brocade.

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Photography: Polly Wreford; Richard Powers both via Sarah Kaye

The Goddess Guide by Gisele Scanlon $24; visit Type Books

Chandelier image via The Paris Apartment

Brocade Inverted Pleated Dress $292 (on sale), Vera Wang Lavender Label; bluefly.com

Set of Six Stacked Rings $18, Urban Outfitters; urbanoutfitters.com

Metallic Fringe Scarf $177 (on sale), Missoni; bluefly.com

Room image via Bisazza

Beautiful Things: Sipping Café au Lait

How to Wear: Little Bo Beep