Two Peas in a Pod: A Conversation with Jenna + Cary from ACE & JIG!
We're tickled pink to share the creative duo between this week's #TwoPeasInaPod series. Say Hello to textile-queens Jenna and Cary from everyone's favorite clothing collection, Ace & Jig! These two Mothers and Shakers are the leaders in effortless dressing.... bumped-up a notch with playful proportions and their art of mismatch. Mamas can really get behind the washable, cozy cottons and friendly fits of all their coveted prints. Click below to hear these brand-wizards and designers du jour answer our silly rapid-fire questions and learn a little bit more about the lovely, lovely Jenna and Cary....
PS: What's the one thing you'd bring to a deserted island?
Jenna (the blonde): Sunblock
Cary (the brunette): Journal
PS: If you weren’t doing what you are doing now with Ace + Jig, you might have been ...
Jenna: Doctors Without Borders
Cary: Children's art teacher
PS: If you were in a circus what would your job be?
Jenna: Trapeze! adrenaline junkie
Cary: Does wardrobe & makeup count?!
PS: Most regretful fashion moment?
Jenna: Goth teen / stirrup pants tween / self-tanner mid 20's (hard to pick just one)
Cary: C'mon no regrets but some nice highlights are: full head of hair in braids complete with purple and lavender extensions/ black leather 5" high top platforms that I wore everywhere when I was 20 - still have them!
PS: You belong in what era?
Jenna: Seventies / Twenties
Cary: Seventies / Eighties
PS: What is the most interesting thing you have in your purse?
Jenna: Tiny plastic guy attached to a parachute
Cary: Single sheer sock
PS: What is the most delightful word... you can think of?
PS: Are you more of a hunter or a gatherer?
Jenna: Gatherer all the way
Cary: Gatherer but husband says hunter 😜
PS: You’re a new addition to the crayon box. What color would you be?
Jenna: Neon celadon
PS: What do you think about when you’re alone in your car?
Jenna: Not crashing into anything
Cary: Here we go, weeeeeee!
PS: I feel naked WITHOUT….
Jenna: A hair elastic on my wrist
PS: What were you like in high school?
Jenna: A voracious explorer of all things and an activist
Cary: Where's the party??!!
PS: Silliest nickname for your kids..
Jenna: Princess lady-bear (Adah) and Jiggawhat (James)
Cary: Ali-wal ( Alice) and Paul-Paul lil boss or Paulito (Paul)
PS: You are a (what kind of ) hoarder
Jenna: Textiles, my kids' art, socks, vintage, sticks
PS: Motherhood is NOT….
Jenna: Motherhood is not what defines me, its what urges me to be a better person each and every day.
Cary: Motherhood is not ever EVER giving up on you and yours. 💕
We want every single piece from the Ace & Jig Spring/Summer 17 Collection!!!
Watch this space for more Two Peas in a Pods!