August 30, 2016
My Foxy Mama
Good Jeans: Alice + Olivia's CEO and Creative Director Stacey Bendet's Mom Olivia got married in 1974 wearing denim bellbottoms beneath her white wedding dress.
Who: In 1966, Alice + Olivia CEO Stacey Bendet's mother Olivia met her husband Jody — when he crashed her sweet sixteen birthday. They started dating a few years later.
Wedding Deets: They married in Stacey's grandparents backyard in Lawrence, Long Island. Olivia wore a dress designed by Fred Leighton with big seventies bellbottoms underneath. 42 years later, they're still together and totally in love.
Random Fact: "The honeymoon was in the Caribbean," says Stacey. "My favorite picture is my mom in the water nude."