I am… Crystal Bateman
I do… Styling
Home is… San Luis Obispo, CA
Current location… Los Angeles, CA
Current obsessions… Records, Trader Joe’s mixed berry sparkling water, Pugs, Indigo Easy Jeans & neck ties
What inspires you? By the time I was 19 I had traveled to 15 different countries. I think street fashion from all over the world is really my main inspiration. Also I take inspiration from every decade but currently the 70's.
What are you currently coveting? The new For Love and Lemons collection, A silk bomber, a pair of mules and gold Stan Smiths
Who would you invite to your dream dinner, dead or alive? Elton John, Stevie Nicks, David Bowie, Chris McCandless, and Kris Jenner.
If you could be living anywhere in the world, doing anything possible, what would you pick? I’d live in Paris in a small flat with a great view, but I would road trip on the back of a motorcycle with my dogs for months on end.
How did you figure out that you wanted to be a stylist? I’ve always liked fashion, even at a young age style was very important to me. In high school I discovered the different sides of the Fashion Industry and that’s when I realized I wanted to be a stylist.
Where do you want to be in 5 years? Living in one of my many apartments around the world with my pug and styling celebrities.
What moments make you happiest? Late Sunday mornings when the sun is the brightest, with brunch on the patio.
What are some goals, big or little, you want to accomplish in 2016? Go to Paris again, move to a nice pad & gain more experiences.
What makes you you? I am Chinese and German and I have an undeniable talent for spotting pugs. That's what makes me... me.
What’s in your purse right now? A travel sized calendar from target, Carrot and Rose Moisturizer, an American Apparel leather pouch for my wallet, Sugar lip balm in Rose, Commodity travel spray in Mimosa, a disposable and a hair clip.
Favorite memory? Swimming alone with Andrew on a warm summer night