Proust's Questionnaire, a popular parlor game in France,
illuminates the brilliant minds behind annabelle...

Alisa Welch
Your favorite heroes in fiction? Atticus Finch, Florentino Ariza
Your pet aversion?
I think it is cruel to keep birds in a cage
How would you like to die?
In the arms of Cary Grant

Sarah Thurmond
Your favorite virtue? Patience
Your favorite colour and flower? Eggshell blue and tulips
Your favorite heroines in fiction? Cathy in Wuthering Heights and Nancy Drew
Candice Owens
Your favorite qualities in a woman? Empathy, charm, intuition and strength
Your favorite painters and composers? Painters: Salvador Dali, Alberto Martini, Georgia O'Keefe. Composers: Sergei Prokofiev, Kurt Weill, Franz Josef Haydn
For what fault have you most toleration? Absent-mindedness. I'm in no position to judge someone for that. Plus, it's cute sometimes.

Allison Williams
Your chief characteristic? A voracious and somewhat anxious imagination
Your favorite heroines in real life? Katherine Graham, Margaret Sanger, Dorothy Parker
Your favorite food and drink? Blackberry pie and pinot gris (not necessarily together)

Amanda Cherrin
Your favorite occupation? Winemaker
Your idea of happiness? Topless sunbathing on a European beach with a cocktail in one hand, a good book in the other and my best friends lying next to me.
Your favorite motto? Practice random acts of kindness and senseless acts of beauty.


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annabelle magazine is a quarterly Web-based lifestyle magazine, dedicated to the proposition that we don't have to have a lot of money to have a fulfilled life. annabelle reflects the interests and whims of the editorial staff with contributions from emerging and established artists, musicians and writers.

annabelle subverts the expectation that old-fashioned ways have to be conservative. We are inspired by old stuff—in design and editorial content.

Our belief is that there are many lifestyles, and all people, plants, and pets have the right to be creative and to inspire others.


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