Setting the table and planning décor for a 4th of July BBQ or beach gathering is always fun because a few special touches are really all you need to create a beautiful party. The lush summer landscape and magical fireworks really do all the heavy lifting! My formula for a stylish table–whether it’s a seated […]
Yesterday we went inside the Venice Beach home of stylist Kate Brien, whom you may know from the blog View from the Topp. Kate is a friend of mine from way back, and she recently moved into the charming craftsman with her new husband, artist David Kitz. Because Kate has such great taste, and makes […]
Seeing my female friends thrive as artists and business leaders is so inspiring; especially those friends I’ve known for years and years. Kate Brien is a great example of this; I met her through my sister Maggie when they were at NYU together and I’ve known her sister, Carly, since high school. Watching her career […]
I’ve shared my love for the incredibly talented and stylish Kate Brien here before (her Profile: Kate Brien and Styled By: Kate Brien posts seen here). So when she proposed that we get together for an afternoon of DIY tie-dye (something I have always wanted to learn how to do), I jumped at the chance. […]
As mentioned yesterday, I have known Kate for a number of years – I met her sister Carly, whom I profiled over the summer, in high school and was introduced to Kate my my sister Maggie when they were at NYU together. I fell for Kate instantly – she was adorable, had amazing style, and was the girl who always had a knack for finding the best vintage, which is an enviable gift.
I have been fortunate enough to know the incredibly talented and stylish Kate Brien for some time – years ago, she interned with me, always helping with lookbooks and fashion shows, and then worked with Kate Young and Lawren Howell before going out on her own as a stylist.