The Secret Stash + Young Hickory Lifestyle Fashion


I met the owner of The Secret Stash, Adam, this year, and our partnership has been truly incredible! He’s such a fabulous person, and he is one of the most passionate entrepreneurs I’ve met! His thing is connecting the San Diego community to local authors. He runs events where people can hear from these local authors, get their books signed, and be part of a huge community of book lovers.

The Secret Stash is Adam’s online and pop up shop selling books, apparel, and gifts. It’s so quirky and fun, really catering to people that

When he asked me to shoot his first ever lifestyle shoot, I was ecstatic! I brought some of my favorite Fashion Week models in for the shoot, and we created some of my favorite shots of all time. Lots of planning was involved, but true magic can’t be prepared for.

Models: Andrea Revilla (FWSD), Andre Montano (FWSD, Shamon Freitas), Luz Lopez (LAFW, FWSD, Shamon Freitas, Arte Modelos Mexico)

In Partnership with: The Secret Stash

T-shirts: Dark Cycle Clothing

Location: Young Hickory East Village, Idea1 Building

Featured Author: Robin Kardon

Styling and Imagery: Parallel33 Photography