12.14.18

Street Style: Ali Hellmuth

“I like her.” You hear other women say this with alarming frequency upon meeting Ali Hellmuth. It’s difficult to determine if it’s her candid, direct nature (you’ll later learn she grew up outside […]
11.09.18

Street Style: Kathleen Hanagan

The first time I met Kathleen 10 years ago, I knew I was in the presence of someone extraordinarily special. She’s one of those rare human beings who is full of wisdom, humor, […]
10.26.18

Street Style: Melanie Lester

I am pleased to introduce Melanie Lester, sales manager and jewelry designer here at Mystique. Her love for jewelry started at a very young age. Melanie’s grandmother was from Thailand and would frequently […]
10.05.18

Street Style: Heather Elkins

To the readers of Alexandria Stylebook: watch out. This is a Street Style you won’t want to miss! Want to feel great about yourself, your body, and your workout like none I’ve ever […]
09.28.18

Street Style: Kara Gorski

Kara Gorski is tireless, brilliant, fun and all-around incredible. Where to begin? She started and owns her own retail and design company, she is a Ph.D. economist, and she currently works as the […]
09.14.18

Street Style: Brooke Lombardi

If you know Brooke Lombardi, there’s no doubt you adore her. And if you don’t know her, there is a very good chance you recognize her as the super cute woman leading a […]
08.10.18

Street Style: Zipporah Norton

Zipporah Norton and I go wayyyyy back as I have known her since her birth! That’s right, she is my awesome younger sister. I know this may seem biased, but she is not […]
07.27.18

Street Style: Judy Heiser

Judy Heiser is so humble that she will never be the one to tell you how cool she is, so we couldn’t wait to feature her here. As I’m writing this, Joanne from […]
06.29.18

Street Style: Jaime Dawson

I remember the first time I met her. It was before we even opened the studio, back in the fall of 2014. I arrived at Bon Vivant Café in Del Ray, and saw […]
06.08.18

Street Style: Jen Atkins

Jen and I have been friends for years. She was my lawyer when I purchased Kiskadee, putting up with my constant questions and worry. Jen is an amazing contributor to Alexandria, volunteering her […]
05.25.18

Street Style: Sue Henry

I remember meeting Sue almost five years ago at Swing’s coffee shop. She knew I owned Mind the Mat and she strolled over and introduced herself. I remember thinking how easy and natural […]
05.11.18

Street Style: Mother’s Day Edition

Last month, our commander-in-chief of Stylebook, Madelyn, asked if I would gather my daughter Lane and my mom Anne for a Street Style post centered around Mother’s Day. I was touched and am […]
04.27.18

Street Style: Jean Molesworth Kee

It’s my absolute pleasure to introduce you to the formidable Jean Molesworth Kee today. I first had the opportunity to work with Jean in 2011 when she did a workshop for us on […]
04.13.18

Street Style: Ashley Wilson

I’m so excited this week to be featuring my dear friend, neighbor, and fellow Garden Club of Virginia member, Ashley Wilson. Ashley and I share a love for historic homes, gardens, children, and […]
04.06.18

Street Style: Paige Patterson

Please allow me to introduce our newest member of the team…and my little sister, Paige Patterson! We are very excited to announce that Paige has officially joined The Patterson Group! After spending the […]


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