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The Interview — Erin Gates, Founder and Editor, Elements of Style

Founder and Editor, Elements of Style

Erin Gates is the founder and editor of Elements of Style, a popular daily blog focusing on interior design, lifestyle and fashion. She also is the principal designer at Erin Gates Design, an interior decorating firm in Boston, MA. Her first book will be released October 7th from Simon & Schuster. Follow Erin on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

August 19, 2014

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Your greatest achievement:

Erin

Writing a book.

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What do you love most about your work?

Erin

I have a great variety of creative endeavors going on right now, but you also can’t knock making your own schedule. Even though I work harder than I ever have, I can take a day off when I want to.

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Your most recent culinary discovery and obsession:

Erin

Champagne gummy bears. Seriously.

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Skincare product you can’t live without:

Erin

Every winter I buy a jar of Crème de la Mer because it moisturizes my skin like no other!

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Go-to workout song on your most recent playlist:

Erin

Coldplay - Sky Full of Stars.

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A secret talent we should know about:

Erin

I’m an awesome parallel parker.

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Your go-to power outfit:

Erin
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You decompress each day by:

Erin

I’d like to say yoga but really it’s reading Daily Mail celebrity gossip with a glass of wine.

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Where does your credit card get the most use?

Erin

Ordering furniture, fabrics and accessories for my clients.

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Your celebrity crush:

Erin

I’m a stereotypical woman, and I love me some Ryan Gosling.

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