|Occupation||Fashionista Author Writer|
|Location||New York City, NY, United States|
|Introduction||I am 60, married, I've had a blessed life and an exciting career in Fashion, including several clothing lines, a Simplicity Pattern Line,750 TV appearances and over 1200 personal appearances.|
|Interests||MARY: Fashion, Beauty, Music, Art, Theatre, Movies, Pets, My Family, America, Women.RITA: Mediaeval History, Literature, Family, Fashion, Beauty, Crocheting and Scrumbling, Gourmet Cooking and Movies.|
|Favorite Movies||MARY: Breakfast at Tiffany's, Titanic, To Kill a MARY; Mockingbird, Schindler's List, Philadelphia, Sleepless in Seattle, Apollo 13, Forrest Gump RITA:The Women, Mona Lisa Smile, The Rock, Chicago, Radio Days, The Producers ("original recipe"), The Birdcage, The King of Comedy, A Streetcar Named Desire, Breakfast at Tiffany's, First Wives Club, just about anything with Robert DeNiro in it, most of Al Pacino's early work before he started yelling a lot|
|Favorite Music||MARY: Classical, Beatles, Cole Porter, Andrew Lloyd Weber and most Broadway.RITA: anything, but mostly, musical soundtracks.|
|Favorite Books||MARY: Gone with the Wind, Othello, Pride and Prejudice, Sophie's Choice, Bridget Jones Diary, Fried Green Tomatoes, The Prince of Tides, In Cold Blood, The Poison Pill by Marciano Guerrero. RITA:Confederacy of Dunces and Neon Bible by John Kennedy Toole, anything written by Adriana Trigiani, Time After Time by Molly Keane, An American Tragedy by Theodore S. Dreiser|
Why don't you ever wear a scarf? It doesn't need to be cold outside for your neck to feel naked.
Question:Why don't you ever wear a scarf? It doesn't need to be cold outside for your neck to feel naked. MARY: I know 50 ways to tie a scarf, but forget to wear them.RITA: Scarves are lovely - you can disguise your arm being in a sling, disguise yourself and hide your face and make a nifty carrying bag out of them.