Amelia Rose & Caitie Greene: Vogue Italia May 2016

Jeff Uncategorized, The MotherLode, Editorial

New Thought New Vision Photographed by Steven Meisel Styled by Olivier Rizzo Hair by Guido Palau Makeup by Pat McGrath Manicure by Jin Soon Choi Set design by Mary Howard Studio View full editorial at

Not “I have to”, rather “I get to.” – A message to aspiring models, working models and top models.

Mary Uncategorized, Mother Mary

I am inspired by a lot of people. I always want to know I am learning, growing, and expanding my view. Recently one of those people, Michael Hyatt, woke me up to the reality of a powerful shift in our vocabulary and the world of difference it can make. We don’t have to go on another scouting trip, we get …


Mary Uncategorized, Mother Mary

Being a professional model in the fashion industry isn’t a reality for 99% of the population. What people believe to be true: 1. You look pretty in a picture 2. Your mom, aunt, neighbor, and friends tell you that you should be a model 3. You post pictures on social media and people tell you that you are beautiful and …


Mary Uncategorized, Mother Mary

During all the current press regarding the Golden Globe winning film, Boyhood, I have related so much to the actors involved in the film. Ethan Hawk said on The View, “The whole making of the movie was an act of faith.” They all knew going in to it that it would take twelve years to complete it, and none of …

What makes TRIBUTE so special?

Mary Uncategorized, Mother Mary

What makes TRIBUTE so special? It’s hard to put into words!! Imagine the excitement of a room filled with anticipation, models from the heartland flying in from around the world to come home and celebrate ANOTHER incredibly successful year. A fashion show styled by a brilliant team, a production filled with the unexpected, & an energy that is electric!! What …

Another Show Season, A Whole New Meaning

Mary Uncategorized, Mother Mary

There are times as show season rolls around that it feels a bit like Ground Hog Day. For six years now, we have been traveling every fashion show season. We have had the opportunity to partake in the top shows, with the most prestigious designers in the world. Every show season was filled with excitement, but an equal amount of …


Mary Uncategorized, Mother Mary

It’s amazing how something you have been seeing for years, out of the blue hits you like a ton of bricks….. We have lived in our home almost ten years. When we moved in, I took some laminated posters we used to have in our office in Iowa in the late 90’s, and hung them in our garage. When you …