KELLIE

Kellie Marie Jones

Age: 27

Sign: Scorpio

Location: Brooklyn, NY

Occupation: My first love is painting. For work I currently run an online vintage shop - Sorry Charley, work as a florist at Meta Flora and a server at Lovely Day

IG: @kellie_jones_

apt 217 - by Kellie Jones

apt 217 - by Kellie Jones

Charcoal and water, lillies by Kellie Jones

Charcoal and water, lillies by Kellie Jones

 

What three words best describe your style?

Classic, androgynous, 1960s / 1990s inspired

 

What is your favorite go-to look?

I am on my period so my go to is red. Red lipstick, red bra and underwear, red sweater, and everything else black. I like pastels and black.

 

Who is your style icon?

I have many:  Vivienne Westwood, Patti Smith, Nina Simone, Yoko Ono, Mia Farrow...

 

Sorry Charley Vintage - Photo by @moniquejuilettebaron

Sorry Charley Vintage - Photo by @moniquejuilettebaron

What are your favorite places to shop/brands right now?

My shop! Sorry Charley.  I like thrifting and buying occasional special pieces. I go to Housing Works, Metropolis and Salvation Army. I just bought a couple pieces by Marques Almeida.

 

If you had the chance to fly anywhere in the world right now, where would you go?

I most recently spent a month in Thailand, where my boyfriend is from, and I’d like to go back and stay longer.  I’d like to visit Japan and Vietnam as well.

 

Favorite song and/or album at the moment?

Today- The Dream, Yamaha and The Bee Gees.

 

Name one thing someone would be surprised to know about you.

I was homeschooled.



What is one guilty pleasure you enjoy too much to give up?

Chocolate, coffee

 

What do you think about more than anything else?

I would love to have my own little store, and spend my time painting

 

If you had to change your name, what would you change it to?

I’d go with my grandmother’s name, Artice Wolfe

 

Kellie featured in the NY Magazine's 2016 Fall Fashion Issue

Kellie featured in the NY Magazine's 2016 Fall Fashion Issue

 

Where do you see yourself 5 years from now?

I’ll still be in New York, and my online shop will be a brick and mortar shop somewhere in LES or Brooklyn.

 

If you were a season, which would you be?

Fall.

 

Why is having a personal style important to you?

Expressing oneself is essential to happiness!

 

Which Glazed NYC piece is your pick?

The Chi Chi earmuffs are my favorite piece.  They're the perfect mix of lavish and practical (warm ears and no hat hair!)

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