Mary-Kate and Ashley Fuller Olsen (born June 13, 1986), also known as the Olsen Twins are American actresses and fashion designers. Mary-Kate and Ashley made their acting debut as infants playing Michelle Tanner on the television series Full House. At the age of six, they began starring and producing together in TV, film, fashion and video projects, which continued to their teenage years. Through their company Dualstar, the Olsen's had a clothing line for girls ages 4–14 in Wal-Mart stores across North America, as well as a beauty line called "Mary-Kate and Ashley: Real fashion for real girls". In 2006 Mary-Kate and Ashley embarked on a project that would be their gateway into full-fledged fashion design: creating the “perfect” T-shirt. That was the beginning of their elevated high-end basics line "The Row". "The Row" has critical acclaim across the word and Mary-Kate and Ashley are part of thCe highly respected CFDA board. Mary-Kate and Ashley have 3 other fashion lines. Olsenboye, An affordable teen clothing line, Stylemint, An online-only retail experience and Elizabeth and James, a higher end luxury line. Mary-Kate & Ashley recently purchased their first flagship store for "The Row", based in California. Both girls are now taking a break from acting to focus on their fashion brands.