You see? Authors can be just as stylish as fashion-conscious movie stars! Especially when they literally happen to be one.
Jessica Alba smiled cheerfully at a book signing for The Honest Life at a CB2 store in Santa Monica on Tuesday.
The red carpet regular looked fetching in an abstract-print Carolina Herrera skirt and orange tank, covering up her seksi arms with a black blazer.
We'll blame the store's industrial A/C system on forcing Jess to keep her jacket on!
Yellow strappy Brian Atwood heels and a subtly wavy hairdo that is probably already making the rounds on Pinterest completed her look.
[Image via Getty Images.]
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