Dept. of Nepotism: Good news — she’s really talented

By Mad Dog
Published: Jan 10, 2011

When my niece graduates from Stanford this spring, she knows exactly what she wants to do next: sustainable fashion. Huh? That doesn’t mean recycling potato sacks into evening dresses — Irys much prefers to use discarded scraps of fabric. May I brag: She was not only in a New York Times fashion spread over the weekend, she styled the photos of Stanford’s other cutting edge designers. She’s even got an agent — me.