Sophie Elgort, Fashion and Portrait Photographer – Products and Solutions – Wednesday

Sophie ElgortHiding veggies in kids’ food, food charts, when kids start choosing their own food, moving in with parents, how little you actually need for a baby, multi-purpose bassinet, mixing sleep with play, and renting maternity clothing. Fashion and portrait photographer Sophie Elgort reveals the products and services she finds helpful to Stacy Igel and Michelle Park. (Instagram: @sophieelgort)

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In this episode:

  • When kids start to choose their own food and are getting excited about easting
  • Getting them to eat veggies by their hiding them in foods they love
  • Food charts
  • When Sophie and her husband moved in with parents a month before having the baby, having no space, so they lived as minimally as possible
  • Realizing how little you need for baby
  • Using the stroller bassinet for regular sleeping
  • The usefulness of the Dockatot ( a “multi-functional portable crib and bassinet …for life on the go”)
  • Loving the Rock and Play (sleeper mixed with playtime)
  • Rent-the-Runway (again) but this time — the maternity section, and renting so your clothes can grow with you when pregnant

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Sophie’s bio:

Sophie Elgort’s work has been featured internationally in magazines including VOGUE Thailand, Elle, Glamour, Paper Magazine, Teen Vogue and The Financial Times. Sophie has also created images for brands like ADIDAS, Alice + Olivia, Bloomingdales, Buccellati, Clinique, Cushnie et Ochs, IBM, J.Crew, Mercedes Benz, Olay, Ralph Lauren and Topshop. Her portraits include Cuba Gooding Jr., Kylie and Kendall Jenner, Ansel Elgort, Tavi Gevinson, Ron Perlman, Becky G., Rachel Zoe, Sara Foster, Azzedine Alaia, Jenna Lyons and many others.

Sophie was named Forbes 30 under 30 in the Art and Style category in 2016. Alongside her photography, she also contributes to a variety of media outlets as a photography and fashion expert both on-air and online. She has been a guest speaker at the Rubin Museum of Art, Brooklyn Academy of Music, and Pratt Institute among others and a judge at The All American High School Film Festival, The Collective x Designow Fashion Show and the 2017 Restaurant & Bar Design Awards. She has contributed to outlets including AOL Style, etalk, and The Financial Times, whose style column, Suits and the City, she co-created in 2011.

Sophie is also the co-founder of Through Our Lens, a non-profit that provides life-changing access and significant mentorship to teen girls through photography with the goal of more inclusion and diversity in the fashion industry – behind the lens and in front of the camera.