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A Peak Inside Albright Fashion Library’s Beverly Hills Outpost

LOS ANGELES — “You’re looking at the pioneer of what everyone is now doing; I started this in 1990,” Irene Albright says dryly as she walks the Trousdale Estates home she and her team have set up as a fashion closet for stylists, socialites and editors to sift through the 10,000 pieces of eveningwear and other garments, shoes and accessories.
It’s the West Coast outpost of the New York Albright Fashion Library — the original being about four times the size — which opened earlier this year. It’s nestled within the tony Beverly Hills neighborhood where the entirety of the home serves as a closet packed with gowns, shoes, jewelry and bags available to rent utilized by Hailey Baldwin, Kate Hudson, Cardi B, Jane Fonda and Sofia Richie, among others.
“Anything you’ve ever wanted, it’s here,” Albright said.
Albright first set roots down in the L.A. area about three years ago, but she’s ramping her energies here with this new space to ensure the business takes off. She’s trying to absorb L.A. culture, and in perhaps the most concrete proof of that, mentions she just bought four pair of jeans.
Albright, a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design master’s program in painting,

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