Meet Nola – one of Hollywoods hottest stylists. She is super talented and is working with celebs like Naomie Harris, Sophia Bush and Ireland Baldwin just to name a few. Hope you enjoy our quick little chat!
How would describe yourself in three words?
Passionate, fun and sweet
What do you do for a living?
I’m a wardrobe stylist, jewelry designer and I rescue dogs.
What is the best advice you have ever received?
Some people settle down, some people settle and some settle for nothing less than butterflies.
What do you dream of?
Lately being on a beach in Tahiti.
What makes you happy?
Spending time with my family, friends and pups.
Do you have any beauty secrets you would like to share?
I buy most of my beauty products at Whole Foods or Erewhon. They have natural products that don’t have parabens and are less expensive than other designer products. I love the Juice Beauty face cleanser, Jurlique and Coconut Oil for moisturizers and Natural Organics Green Apple Shampoo and Coconut Conditioner.
What can’t you live without?
Coffee. I can’t wake up and have a conversation without it.
Favorite items in your wardrobe?
This week: My Anine Bing denim jacket, long dresses, Pencil Skirt, My white eyelet dress, LNA T shirt dress, Saint Laurent Booties, Christian Louboutin Platforms, and my ring my grandma gave me.
How do you balance your life?
I think having balance is crucial. I try to work hard yet find time to take a break and go see live music or meet friends for a drink or hike. I find taking a break to have fun and do something for myself, makes me feel better and function better in all aspects of my life.
Who is your biggest role model?
My mom. My mom is the most beautiful and selfless person I know. She always believed in me and encouraged me to follow my dreams. She is there for me and our whole family. She also knows how to enjoy life and is always positive and happy. She is my biggest inspiration and best friend.
How would you describe the city you live in?
I live in West Hollywood. West Hollywood is lively, fun, has good restaurants, bars, art galleries, hiking trails and is happy and gay!
What restaurant do you recommend to friends from out of town?
Pace, Gjelina, The Tasting Kitchen, El Compadre, Dan Tanas, Paradise Cove and Crossroads.
What is your favorite place for…
A date night : Pace or Jones
A dinner with friends: Dan Tanas, La Poubelle or Dominicks
A work meeting: Soho House, Hugos or AOC. Rose’ makes work meetings more fun….
People watching: Abbot Kinney or Third Street
A girls night: I can have fun anywhere with my girls. The Hollywood bowl or Laurel Hardware, El Compadre, the Pikey or dancing at Akbar
Where do you shop?
I love flea markets. Barneys, Planet Blue, Revolve Clothing, Sonia Boyajian jewelry, LNA, Reformation and For Love and Lemons.
Where is the best place for vintage?
The Way We Wore on La Brea, Rose Bowl Flea Market and Squaresville in Silverlake
What is your next fashion investment?
A Graziela Gems Ear cuff, a Rauwolf Clutch and Aquazurra fringe booties.
5 quick Q:s
Coffee or Tea? Coffee
Movie Night or a Night out? Love both, night out and then the next night movie night.
Sweet or Salty? Sweet
Summer or Winter? Summer
New York or LA? LA to live NY to visit.