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 at 6 months old playing
Michelle Tanner on the television series
At the age of six, they began starring and producing together in TV,
film, fashion and video projects, which continued to their teenage
years, their first big-screen movie 'New
York Minute' was the last they made as a duo. While Ashley retired
from acting at 18, Mary-Kate contiued to purseue acting with roles in 'Factory
Girl' and 'Beastly'
until 2008 with her last role playing 'Union' in 'The
Wackness'. 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. In 2009, the
CFDA added Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate
Olsen to their distinguished member roster. 'The
Row' was awarded Womenswear Designer of the Year in
2015, also winning Accessories Designer of the
2014. The brand is now available in 188 exclusive doors in
37 countries and has 2
direct stores in Los
Angles and New York. Both sisters also founded, run and design 'Elizabeth
and James'. Established in 2007 'Elizabeth
and James' is a women's contemporary clothing,
handbags, jewellery, shoes, eyewear and fragrance brand. The highly
sought-after brand brings together two dynamic personalities into
exquisite balance. Elizabeth's uptown sophistication and feminine detail
is paired with James laidback, downtown edge and masculine tailoring. 'Elizabeth
and James' is sold in more than 136 exclusive stores worldwide and
currently has 1 direct store at 'The
Grove' in Los Angeles. Mary-Kate and Ashley have also found success
in their off-shoot brands,
Stylemint and a design collaboration with
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13 June 2016: EXCLUSIVE: Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen were spotted out in NYC while celebrating their 30th Birthday on Monday. The twins shopped at various shops on Madison Avenue, and then stopping for lunch at Kappo Masa. They wore matching black outfits, with matching $30K Crocodile Leather Purses. Mary-Kate also wore a pair of $1000 Gucci Princetown Fur Slippers as they headed to the Carlyle Hotel. (16 HQ Files)
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To celebrate I’ve bought 4 EXCLUSIVE photoshoots for you all to enjoy!! 3 are unseen in HQ, & 1 is unreleased!
13 May 2014: Mary Kate Olsen and Ashley are photographed for WWD. Photographed by Mark Mann (45 HQ Files)
13 May 2014: Designers of The Row Ashley Olsen, Mary Kate Olsen are photographed in their first flagship store for Los Angeles Times in Los Angeles, California. Photographed by Kirk McKoy (04 HQ Files)
11 September 2014: Ashley Olsen, Mary Kate Olsen for Vogue Korea on in New York City. Photographed by Michael Schwartz (06 HQ Files)
02 May 2014: Fashion designers Mary Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen are photographed for Wall Street Journal on in New York City. Photographed by Elizabeth Lippman (11 HQ Files)
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Mary-Kate & Ashley attended the 2016 CFDA awards last night, they were nominated again for Womenswear Designer of the year for their label The Row. Despite winning in 2015 & 2012, Marc Jacobs took the prized award for 2016. The Row was also awarded the Swarovski award for Accessory Design in 2014.
I’ve uploaded a video of Mary-Kate, Ashley & their sister Elizabeth arriving at the CFDA over at the OlsensObsessive Youtube.
06 June 2016: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen attend the 2016 CFDA Fashion Awards at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. (101 HQ Files)
05 June 2016: EXCLUSIVE: Ashley Olsen was seen in East Hampton sorting out her car which had broken down. She was helped out by a kind gentleman in Suffolk County, New York. (33 HQ Files)