Bonjour and welcome to our blog- Le Cafe De La Kdottie. As a mom and daughter team, Caren and Ashley, we came up with Kdottie Designs- a creative company that currently sells Malibu Hair Ties & Bands. We live in the midwest, have a dog named Noodle, and our family has owned a dancing studio since 1974.
As most mothers and daughters start to realize, we both are VERY similar and enjoy a lot of the same things! Traveling, Paris, imagination, flea markets, children's picture books, shopping and Pinterest just to name a few.
Where have you lived?: Oklahoma, St. Louis
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Movie: Gone With The Wind
Favorite City: Paris
Favorite Time of Year: Spring
Best Book: My Name Is Memory
What do you want to be when you grow up?: Famous Author or Tinkerbell
Favorite Children's Book: Mine - My Little Lightening Bug and Grandfather Twilight
Favorite Store: There are so many
I Collect: egg cups and anything MacKenzie Child
Favorite TV Show: Past- Friends Present- Revenge
Favorite Resturant and/or meal: Cravings Resturant in LA or Joe's in Chicago
Best Trait: Imagination
Worst Trait: Trying to make up my mind!
Favorite Beach: Sanibel
I am most excited for: Ashley and Patrick's wedding
Tell Us A Bit About Yourself: I'm 26 years old. I have been a dancer my whole life. I have performed professionally and taught all around America and Europe. I currently teach dance at our studio. I graduated from an all-girls high school, in 2004, and am still best friends with those girls! I love photography, fashion, reading, tv shows on dvd, anything Fosse, music, decorating, and Pinterest. I love my family!! I am getting married, October 2013, to my best friend Patrick!! I can't wait! I would love to continue traveling and see the entire globe! I love collecting knick-knacks. And I have a stuffed bunny, Floppey, that has traveled everywhere with me since I was two... go ahead and judge but that bunny has seen the world :)
Where have you lived?: STL, New York City, Los Angeles, Paris, Germany, Holland, Scotland, England
Favorite Color: a rustic antique pink
Favorite Movie: Pearl Harbor
Favorite City: ooo that's tough... Paris, Amsterdam, NYC & LA!
Favorite Time of Year: Oct 1- Jan 1... The Holiday Season! WAHOO!
Best Book: A Vintage Affair, Hunger Games, any Harry Potter book, Diary of Anne Frank
Favorite Resturant and/or Meal: In and Out Burger & Laduree Macaroons
What do you want to be when you grow up?: A Rhythmic Gymnast in the Olypmics
Favorite Children's Book: My mom's book! My Little Lightening Bug
Favorite Store: Realistically- Topshop. In My Dreams- Isabel Marant or Chanel
I collect: American Girl Dolls- my mom and grandma (Mama) started when I was 7 and I haven't stopped since :)
Favorite Designers: Karl Lagerfeld, Isabel Marant, Marc Jacobs, Miuccia Prada, and Sarah Burton.
Favorite TV Show (past & present): Past- Gilmore Girls. Present- New Girl
Best Trait: Creativity
Worst Trait: Procrastination... or forgetting things...
Favorite Beach: Captiva Island
I am most excited for: MY WEDDING!
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