Kate and Laura Mulleavy are passionate about a lot of things — fashion, art and classic lit.

Book you wish you could read for the first time again?

Laura: “Blood Meridian” or “Absalom, Absalom!”
Kate: “The Outsiders.”

Favorite book to give as a gift:

Kate and Laura: Vintage books on Picasso

Book you're reading now:

Kate: I'm re-reading “To Kill a Mockingbird.”
Laura: “Seeing is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees” Expanded Edition, Over Thirty Years of Conversations with Robert Irwin.

What do you collect?

Laura: Rocks from the desert (my favorites are dusty lavender, aqua, powder pink, and speckled gold and black).
Kate: Books.

Who or what is inspiring you right now?

Laura: The Badlands in North and South Dakota.
Kate: George Romero.

If you owned one piece of art, it would be...

Laura: Jay de Feo's “The Rose.”
Kate: Walter De Maria's “Lightning Field.”

Best advice you ever received...

Kate and Laura: To keep what we do personal.

The key to great style is...

Kate and Laura: Not over thinking it.

Kate and Laura Mulleavy photographed by Autumn DeWilde