Mary Gonsalves Kinney
Founder, Creative Director and Celebrity Stylist
Mary Gonsalves Kinney is a Celebrity Wardrobe Stylist, Creative Director and Editor of her company Mary Gonsalves Kinney based in San Francisco. Mary has been noted as the top stylist in the region and boasts a client list that is high profile, diverse and based almost entirely on referral. Her client list consists of some of the top executives in the country from Global 500 technological companies, producers and directors of film, actors, athletes, and high profile professionals in a wide variety of industries.
Mary is known for having a keen, meticulous eye, ensuring that every client looks like the best version of themselves. Mary goes above and beyond so that each client walks away feeling a sense of renewal. She begins by editing her client's wardrobe to determine what direction they should go in for future wardrobe selections and creates detailed lookbooks for each client to reference for day to day looks. She has an extensive portfolio of special event styling, including a multitude of red carpet events, movie premieres and on-camera interviews. Mary has worked with some of the top photographers in the country on press shoots and executive profile shots for Fortune 500 companies.
Mary's relationships with well known designers, fashion companies and boutique owners extends throughout the world, enabling her to offer an extensive and diverse array of resources to her clients.
Mary has an accomplished background in editorial and commercial work and runway show production. Her penchant for conceptualizing unique and vibrant ad campaigns has made her a sought after commodity in the editorial world. She is currently a Contributing Editor at SF Luxe, Haute Living and Red Carpet Bay Area and her works have been featured in print and online publications in California like GLAMOUR, Destination Magazine, Style Me Pretty, SF Chronicle, Sacramento Bee, 7x7 and Huffington Post.
Mary's most recent accomplishments are being featured as the cover story in the San Francisco Chronicle Style Section under "Personal styling gives, and gets a makeover", a featured story "Mary Gonsalves Kinney Styling Silicon Valley" in Women's Wear Daily, and interviewed as a C Insider for "When in Silicon Valley..." in the May 2016 Issue of C Magazine.
Meet the Team
Sarah graduated from San Francisco State University with a B.A. in Communication Studies. Following college, she worked as a Paralegal for 2 years before changing her career path to Fashion. Sarah is the Executive Assistant to Mary Gonsalves Kinney and Operations Manager of MGK Style.
Jacqueline graduated from Loyola Marymount University with a BA in Fine Arts and Communications Studies. She has had the pleasure of assisting Mary on many past projects. Jacqueline is a Styling Assistant for Mary Gonsalves Kinney.
Haley is pursuing her Bachelor of Fine Arts at the Academy of Art University with an emphasis in Marketing. She is a Styling Assistant for Mary Gonsalves Kinney.
Carly is studying Marketing and Entrepreneurship at the University of San Francisco. She is a Styling Assistant for Mary Gonsalves Kinney.