Mister & Mistletoe
First they tell. Then they kiss. A holiday album
December 23, 2001
Styled by Anne Christensen
Photographs by Mary Ellen Mark

Matthew Broderick & Jessica Parker Actors On marriage: “I believe in being married only once.” -Sarah Jessica

Wool suit, $1,810, and cashmere sweater, $810, by Helmut Lang; Shoes: Polo Ralph Lauren. Black silk kimono print top, $178, and beige silk satin dress, $288, from Marc by Marc Jacobs. At Bergdorf Goodman. Bloomingdale’s. Shoes: Marc by Marc Jacobs.

Ed Burns & Christy Turlington Actor-Director and Model On a romantic evening: “We watch “Random Harvest” and order from Hana Sushi.” -Ed

Blue dress shirt, $85, and sweater, $195. At Hugo Boss, 717 Fifth Avenue, Chiffon top, $360. At Miu Miu, 100 Prince Street.

Tim Noble & Sue Webster Artists On their first kiss: “It was more like a snog. Do you know what a snog is? A snog is a real behind-the-bike-shed-at-the-high-school-disco thing.” -Tim

His and her cashmere sweaters, $800, from Fake London. At Barneys New York. Indigo stretch-denim skirt, $93, from Earl Jean. At Scoop, 1275 Third Avenue and 532 Broadway. Blue Wrangler jeans, about $35; Boots: Costume National.

Paz de la Huerta & Alex Burns Actors On who’s in charge: “We take turns. She gets Monday, Wednesday and Friday. And I get weekends and Tuesday and Thursday.” -Alex

Pale green beaded minidress, about $5,200. At Versace boutiques by special order. Bra: La Perla. Brown silk jacket, $1,840, by Tom Ford for Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche. At Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche Boutique, 855 Madison Avenue. Blue jeans, $187, from Levi’s Vintage Clothing. At Selvedge, 250 Mulberry Street.

Cherokee & Charlie Singer and Pet. On their first hug: “It was pretty special. It felt like one big muscle.”

Pink silk-and-chiffon dress, $4,500, by Donna Karan. At Bergdorf Goodman.

Toland Grinnell & SunHee Grinnell Artist and Beauty Editor On their first date: “A Jackie Chan movie premiere. She yelled throughout the movie. It was awesome.” -Toland

Evening suit, $1,830, by Tom Ford for Gucci. At select Gucci stores. White silk sweater, $540, by Tom Ford for Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche. At Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche Boutique. Sneakers: Adidas. Black beaded silk dress, $1,064. At Giorgio Armani stores. Shoes: Donna Karan.

Todd Russaw & Faith Evans Manager and Singer On their first kiss: “I felt like, finally, we’re doing it. It was a release. Like going to the bathroom after a long car ride.” -Faith

Blue dress shirt, $235, from Ralph Lauren Purple Label, and navy pinstripe suit, $850, from Polo by Ralph Lauren. Both at Polo Ralph Lauren stores. Rust beaded top, $405, by Rozae Nichols. At Barneys New York. Burgundy PVC trousers, $370. At Joseph, 106 Greene Street. Bracelets: Agatha. Hair: Kiyah Write for Beauty Bar. Makeup: Eric Spearman for Zolli Illusions.

Lou Reed, Laurie Anderson & Lolabelle Artist-Musicians and Pet On kissing Lolabelle: “She swabs at your nose, sticks her tongue down your throat. It’s really invasive.” -Laurie

Black western suede coat, $5,005. At Chrome Hearts, 159 East 64th Street. Blue jeans, $139. At Diesel stores. Black tuxedo jacket, $1,190, and pants, $620. At Issey Miyake, 992 Madison Avenue. Hair: Bok-Hee for Streeters. Makeup: Sonia Kashuk for Target. Fashion assistant: Melissa Klitzke. Interviews: Joyce Chang.