The Look: Monika and Ronn Nicolli and Their Daughter, Ella Rylie

She’s a full-time mom, 25; he’s director of strategic marketing at XS & Tryst nightclubs, 32; and the baby is 9 weeks old.


Style icon: (him) James Bond.

What they’re wearing now: (her) Report Signature
shoes, Zara
shirt and belt, Frankie B
pants, Michael Kors
watch, David Yurman and Leor rings, Swarovski, Tiffany & Co. and Pandora bracelets; (him) Lanvin for H&M tuxedo jacket and pants, All Saints
shoes, T-shirt found on the street in London after losing his in a soccer game and a Rolex watch, which was a wedding gift from his boss Jesse Waits; (baby) Janie & Jack
hat and Gymboree outfit.

Monika and Ronn met a few years ago at a superhero-themed Halloween party. She went as Catwoman, and he was in a custom-made Spider-Man costume. Beneath the guise and guile, they have come to admire each other’s style. “I love Monika’s fashion sense,” Ronn says. “I feel that she creates the perfect combination of chic and sexy.” Monika notes, “I appreciate that Ronn is never afraid to push boundaries or take risks.”

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