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Behind-the-Scenes with Stylemaker Barri Leiner Grant

As an author, stylist, and co-owner of M&B VINTAGE, Barri Leiner Grant is a lover of all things antique. We recently had a chat with Barri about her eclectic style and what makes her happiest. See what she had to say:

 

Day job:  Author, Stylist, co-owner M&B VINTAGE

 

How would you describe your personal style? Punky Brewster

 

Style is: Making it memorable

 

Style advice: More is more

 

Can’t live without: My girls

 

What inspires you most? The little things

 

If you could only shop in one store, what would it be? Randolph Street Antiques Market

 

Favorite recent find:  A 70s silk screen in pink and green

 

Your soundtrack is: Emma Jayne with some Ari Hest on the side

 

Best way to spend $100: Flea market finds or vintage books

 

Best way to spend $50: Champagne or Proseco

 

Pet peeve: Mediocrity

 

Every home/garden/kitchen/closet should have:  A soul

 

Coffee or tea? Coffee

 

Life wouldn’t be as much fun without: My girls

 

I’m happiest when: I’m in the same state as my family.

 

Rule that should be broken:  All of them.

 

I start my day with: @ag

 

I end my day with: @ag

 

Secret passion: Candy apples!

 

Hidden talent: Excellent at cartwheels

 

Favorite escape: Anywhere with Marie, my partner in crime

 

Any parting style advice or wisdom: Nate taught me to think about your “stuff” in different spaces and rooms. Shake it up every now and then- you will admire and see your things with a fresh eye. It really helped when I moved!

 

Loving Barri Leiner Grant’s vintage-inspired style? Read more about her in our September Stylemaker issue on sale now!

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