My Universe: Jenni Kayne


The epitome of rarified California cool, Jenni Kayne is the West Coast personified. Take a look inside her beautiful life and start dreaming.


  • Jeans: Acne, Redone, and Imogene + Willie are my go-to classics, and I just got my first pair of Khaite Jeans from The Line and am obsessed.
  • T-shirt: Anything from The Great
  • Sneakers: New Balance and ASICS, but only for working out.
  • Heels: I rarely wear them these days, but when I do they are Jenni Kayne, Manolo Blahnik, or Céline.
  • Flats: Jenni Kayne Mules and D’Orsays.
  • Boots: Jenni Kayne. Our Chelsea Boot and Field Boot are my favorites.
  • Sunglasses: Jenni Kayne for Barton Perreira and Garrett Leight.
  • Watch: Hermés Wrap Around or the Cartier Tank Solo.
  • Day bag: Céline bucket bag
  • Jewelry you wear everyday: Sophie Buhai and Robert Lee Morris.
  • Workout wear: Lulu Lemon and Beyond Yoga High Waist Leggings.
  • Designers: Jenni Kayne, The Row, Creatures of Comfort, and Céline.
  • Lingerie or underwear: Eres
  • Where do you shop: Jenni Kayne
  • Boutique Shopping: Mecca Paris
  • Online shopping site: Jenni Kayne, Net-a-Porter, and The Line.
  • Suit: Jenni Kayne x Marysia and Eres.


  • What’s your sign: Virgo
  • Workout(s): Tracy Anderson, yoga, pilates, and hiking.
  • Sport(s): Horseback riding, skiing, and water skiing.
  • Yoga studio/teacher: I do yoga at home but Love Yoga is on my must-visit list!
  • Do you meditate: I try, and I find horseback riding to be meditative.
  • Meditation teacher, venue or app: I use the app Calm.
  • Experts in your corner (nutritionists, trainers, coaches, etc.): Too many to list. Elissa Goodman for nutrition, Sherrie Matthews for acupuncture, Pamela Salzman for cooking classes, and Shiva Rose for natural beauty and skincare.
  • Morning rituals: A cup of yerba mate, Elissa Goodman’s Detox Tonic, or I make a matcha latte with Matcha from CAP, almond milk, Sun Potion (Pine Pollen, Tocos, and Ashitaba), and Pearl Powder from Moon Juice. Often I will make a water with cell food, chlorophyll and Ultima electrolyte powder to take on-the-go. I always take Hawaiian Spirulina and my probiotic and I eat one (sometimes two) of Elissa Goodman’s Glow Bars. I am always rushing out of the house.
  • Evening rituals: A glass of wine, a face mask, and a bath with my kids.
  • Wellness idol: Elissa Goodman, Pamela Salzman, CAP Beauty, Amanda Chantal Bacon, Shiva Rose. I could go on and on!
  • Diet you follow: I am mostly vegetarian and I try not to eat a lot of dairy.
  • Guilty pleasure: Turkey bacon every once in awhile. It is the only animal protein I strangely crave and I can’t and don’t want to kick.
  • Skin care: Too long to list! ISUN, Laurel Organics, de Mamiel, Earth Tu Face, Marie Veronique, May Lindstrom, Terri Lawton, Vintner’s Daughter, Cosmedix, CAP, Beauty Counter, and Grown Alchemist soap.
  • Lip color: Nars Niagara for a little color or Hourglass nudes for something neutral.
  • Perfume or Cologne: Santa Maria Novella’s Rose Water and Kiehl’s Musk
  • Who cuts your hair: I try not to cut it.
  • Shampoo: Phylia de M
  • Favorite beauty product: This is a tough one! I don’t think I could live without Cosmedix Rescue.


  • Where do you live?: The Westside of LA
  • Piece of art in your home: Our Cecily Brown painting is my favorite.
  • Museum: Louis Vuitton Foundation in Paris. I also love LACMA and the Hammer.
  • Pets: I have two Labradoodles – Chachi and The Dude.
  • Sheets: Matteo linen
  • Local restaurant: Gjelina and Gjusta
  • Best cup of coffee in your town: I don’t drink coffee but I’m addicted to Alfred’s Matcha and Nitro Chai.
  • China: Heath
  • Pottery: Victoria Morris, Materia Lumina, A Question of Eagles, and Dora Delarios.
  • Favorite piece of furniture: Hans Wegner Rope Chair
  • Furniture store or designer: Galerie Half, Wyeth, JF Chen, Obsolete, and Nickey Kehoe.
  • Minimalist or maximalist: Minimalist
  • Hotel: Amangiri
  • Dream dinner party guests: Martha Stewart, Gwyenth Paltrow, and Amanda Brooks, to name a few.
  • Go-to dinner party recipe:It depends on the occasion! Lately, I like any kind of zucchini pasta.
  • Most used kitchen gadget: Lemon juicer and Magic Bullet blender
  • Favorite snack: Dates with peanut butter inside or Tosi granola bars
  • Favorite drink: A spicy margarita or a paloma.
  • What do you collect: Sea glass in Tahoe
  • What’s always in your fridge: Kombucha


  • Who or what inspires you: Nature, art, and travel.
  • Beach: 90 mile beach in New Zealand
  • Ski Resort: We ski at Heavenly in Tahoe the most, but I also love Alta, UT for the snow.
  • Favorite charity: Baby2Baby
  • Favorite color: Black, white, and nude.
  • Favorite place in the world: Lake Tahoe
  • Necessary indulgence: Caffeine and alcohol
  • What’s your inner age: 19-21
  • Song in your head at the moment: Lean by The National
  • Dancing or karaoke: Dancing!


  • Apps: Calm, Uber, and Postmates
  • Phone: iPhone
  • Blogs: Rip & Tan!
  • Laptop or desktop:  Laptop
  • Tablet: iPad


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