Karen Beebe

Almost famous
By FRANK MULLIN  |  January 9, 2008

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NAME?
Karen Beebe.

DISTINCTION?
Fashion designer/boutique owner (Queen of Hearts in downtown Providence).

WHERE DO YOU LIVE?
Eagle Square.

FAVORITE CANDY BAR?
Snickers.

WHAT HAVE YOU BEEN LISTENING TO LATELY?
Tarrus Riley, Alicia Keyes, roots-rock-reggae.

FAVORITE THING ABOUT RHODE ISLAND?
The unknown beaches.

SECRET CRUSH?
Old cars.

ANY UPCOMING TRIPS/ADVENTURES?
Going to Tokyo, Japan presenting a new spring line inspired by NYC’s Central Park.

BEST BOOK YOU’VE RECENTLY READ?
The Memory Keeper’s Daughter, by Kim Edwards.

HIDDEN TALENT?
My spicy cooking.

WHERE DO YOU SEE YOURSELF IN FIVE YEARS?
The Lucille Clothing line in production — working 45-hour weeks, and not 85-hour weeks.

FAVORITE VACATION SPOT?
Any of the Caribbean Islands.

FAVORITE BREAKFAST SPOT?
The Barn in Little Compton.

IF YOU COULD HAVE FIVE HISTORICAL FIGURES OVER FOR DINNER, WHO WOULD YOU CHOOSE?
Bob Marley, Dave Chappelle, Erykah Badu, Marvin Gaye, and Elvis.

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