You’ve seen her work on the pages of Vibe, WWD, Essence, Teen People and many more. As a true fashionista, you probably have mimicked the looks she’s created for stars inclubding Mary J. Blige, Usher, and Kimora Lee Simmons. Who am I talking about? None other than New York City-based stylist Mary Lafayette. Mary recently sat down with Maisy Fernandez of Velocity News Weekly for an interview regarding getting runway looks on a shoestring budget.
Here’s a snippet of what Mary had to say in Maisy’s article, Cheap Chic:
“There are many designers out there that make good, quality merchandise at a fraction of the higher-end designer cost,” said Mary Lafayette, a New York-based stylist and image consultant who has worked with Mary J. Blige, Usher and Kimora Lee Simmons. “If it’s good quality and doesn’t look cheap, you can never tell.”
To read more about what Mary had to say, read Cheap Chic here.