Blake Lively On Why Her Daughter Will Have a 'Gown Museum' Someday—And the One Trend She'll Never Wear

On taking style inspiration from others: "I'm always looking to people as influences or muses. [But] if you just try to be a copycat of someone and it never looks as well as when you do your own version of it, then you lose the confidence."

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Think Blake Lively's September cover story told the whole story? Guess again! There's more to this bombshell actress than what made it into our pages. Click through for bits of the star's interview transcript you won't find anywhere else—from why her daughter will likely have to make do with a "gown museum" rather than a traditional bedroom to why jeweler Lorraine Schwartz won't let her make a purchase unless she's really earned it.

For more on Blake and her style secrets, pick up our September issue!