Couture Carrie

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Occupation Fashionista / Editor
Location East Coast, United States
Introduction Fashion is my sustenance! It is my main thrill in life to spot trends and share them with you. Visit fashion and beauty blog Couture Carrie for a daily dose of style from a gal who believes that fashion is not mere frivolity. Enjoy, darlings!
Interests fashion, mode, moda, style, trends, art, post-modern architecture, interior design, museums, galleries, calligraphy, celebs, Hollywood, gossip, literature, history, magazines, Vogue, Elle, Bazaar, W, In Style, V, Nylon, yoga, swimming, spinning, running, Pilates, gymnastics, barre, haute cuisine, wine, sake, black truffles, brie, cupcakes, picnics, Starbucks, quadruple lattes, stilettos, runway, models, travel, the beach, Spain, Costa Rica, pools, The Sunday Styles, Mad Men, Gossip Girl, Absolutely Fabulous, The Office, 90210, The O.C., How I Met Your Mother, accessories, fellow fashionistas, skiing, Aspen, Tahoe, apres ski, spa treatments, sexy glasses, art openings, dry martinis with blue-cheese stuffed olives, Camilla Skovgaard shoes, La Petite Salope bustiers, Three Floor dresses, my iPhone, creativity, green tea, MAC Dazzleglass, scarves, skinny jeans, booties, trendspotting, New York City, patterned tights, Latex leggings, dinner parties, millinery, designing, 4-poster beds, yellow roses, backless frocks, oversize coffee mugs, hardwood floors, collage, photography, alliteration, palindromes, ambition, fitted blazers, fingerless gloves, Botkier bags, aviators, red carpet, shiny hair, Sasha Pivovarova, s'mores, Corfu, blue topaz, corsetry, Parmesano Reggiano, sincerity, parlor games, Haute Couture, tall men, velvet, sketching, fishnets, pumpkin scones, cocktail rings, opera gloves, chunky necklaces, green tea, sequins, whipped cream, etiquette, fingerless gloves, road races, Bikinis and Martinis
Favorite Movies Clerks, Groundhog Day, Heathers, Beetlejuice, Six Degrees of Separation, About a Boy, The Talented Mr. Ripley, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Boiler Room, An Affair to Remember, The Princess Bride, Manhattan, Tommy Boy, The Usual Suspects, North by Northwest, Austin Powers, Anchorman, The Parent Trap, Rivers and Tides, The Shawshank Redemption, The Breakfast Club, Mean Girls, The Talented Mr. Ripley, Secretary, Memento, L.A. Story, Pulp Fiction, Fargo, Jaws, High Fidelity, Good Morning Vietnam, Caddyshack, The Devil Wears Prada, any James Bond, Legally Blond, Rear Window, Cruel Intentions, The House of Yes, Unzipped, Pollyanna, The Wedding Date, Best in Show, Zoolander, American Beauty, Crash, Stepford Wives, Pretty in Pink, Office Space, Garden State, Mujeres Al Borde de Un Ataque de Nervios, Say Anything, Ironman, Crazy People, A Christmas Story, Borat, Almost Famous, Back to the Future, any Fellini, Singles, Manhattan, Se7en, Roman Holiday, The Goonies, My Fair Lady, The Thomas Crown Affair, Stand By Me, Pay It Forward, Elf, Vertigo, Garden State, Legally Blond, Lost in Translation, Wayne's World, American Psycho, Rushmore, Pret-a-Porter, St. Elmo's Fire, Love Actually, The Graduate, The Science of Sleep, Scrooged, Snatch, About Last Night, Diarios de Motocicleta, Up, The Hangover
Favorite Music Afrojack, Alesso, Bruce Springsteen, Ellie Goulding, John Mayer, OceanLab, Rakim, Ugly Duckling, Wham, U2, Lily Allen, 50 Cent, R. Kelly, Journey, The Postal Service, Imogen Heap, Timbaland, any 80s, The Clipse, Avril Lavigne, Coldplay, Justin Timberlake, Good Charlotte, The Shins, A Tribe Called Quest, Finger Eleven, The Verve, Ne-yo, Billy Joel, Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, Panic! at the Disco, Enrique Iglesias, the Boss, Gift of Gab, Prince, Stevie Wonder, Peter Gabriel, Kanye West, John Mellencamp, Lifehouse, Miles Davis, Sting, Jack Johnson, Good Charlotte, Harry Connick Jr., John Mayer, Maroon 5, Thicke, Mika, MGMT, Britney, Chris Isaak, Edie Brickell, Figurine, Ghost Mice, Ladytron, Jack Johnson, Interpol, French Kicks, Band of Horses, Death Cab for Cutie, Gwen Stefani, Huey Lewis & The News, The Arcade Fire, Amy Winehouse, Dashboard Confessional, Mirah, Nada Surf, OK Go, VHS Or Beta, Talking Heads, The Format, Jeff Buckley, Collective Soul, OutKast, Kings of Leon, Elliott Smith, LCD Soundsystem, Franz Ferdinand, Journey, Taking Back Sunday, Q-Tip, Annie Lennox, Coconut Records, The Samples, Angels & Airwaves, Armin Van Buuren, Dev, Cascada
Favorite Books Eloise, Rem Koolhaas: Delirious New York, Truman Capote: Summer Crossing, Couture Culture, Christine, anything by Ha Jin, Borges: Narraciones, Julio Cortazar: Siete Cuentos, Frank Lloyd Wright: In Word and Form, Bergdorf Blondes, Everyone Worth Knowing, Chasing Harry Winston, anything by MFK Fisher, One L, Anna Karenina, The Tipping Point, The Debutante Divorcee, anything by David Sedaris, poetry of Frank O'Hara, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Shel Silverstein, The Metamorphosis, No Exit, Franny & Zooey, Audrey Style, anything by Peter Mayle, Shoptimism, Outliers, Fashion Law, coffee table books like Alchemy of Beauty