Claims that her first styling job was to pick out outfits for a neighborhood boy whom she felt could dress better. Studied sociology and psychology in college; had no formal fashion training. Started her career as a fashion assistant for New York-based YM magazine. Considers her career-making moment to be when she styled Jennifer Garner for the 2004 Oscars. Released her first book, Style A to Zoe: The Art of Fashion, Beauty, & Everything Glamour, in October 2007.