Ashley Olsen Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

3rd March 2016

Quote: "They're totally welcome. I was going to see Ashley last night and beg her to be on the show. We would love to have them. I know everybody would love to see them. I have a good feeling about it." John Stamos is still keen to have former child stars Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen join the Full House reboot, Fuller House, after the Netflix release was picked up for a second season.

9th March 2015

Fact: Actresses-turned-fashion moguls Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are preparing to open their first clothing store in New York City. The twins are planning to set up the flagship for their The Row brand steps away from Madison Avenue in Manhattan's trendy Upper East Side neighbourhood this spring (15) and are aiming to launch the store by the end of the year (15), according to the New York Daily News. The Olsen twins unveiled their first The Row shop in Los Angeles last year (14).

1st May 2014

Quote: "We got to go on vacations and lived in nice homes and I got to play club volleyball and ballet, which you don't realise as a kid are expensive. My mom would say things like, 'Lizzie, we are not the Rockefellers!' That put things into perspective." Actress Elizabeth Olsen on growing up with her older sister Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, who found fame and success at a young age.

26th April 2014

Fact: Child stars-turned- fashion icons Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen are opening their first store in Los Angeles. The New York-based twins will open The Row on Melrose Place next month (May14). The sisters used to visit the space when it was a hair salon when they were teenagers.

13th March 2014

Fact: Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's The Row collection has earned them a nomination for the Accessories Designer of the Year prize at the Council of Fashion Designers of America (Cfda) Awards. The pair will face off against Alexander Wang, Lazaro Hernandez and Jack MCCullough for the honour. The awards will take place on 2 June (14) in New York.

18th November 2013

Fact: Child star-turned-fashion designer Ashley Olsen has been elected onto the board of the Council of Fashion Designers of America. The star runs clothing labels including The Row and Elizabeth and James with her twin sister Mary-Kate.

19th June 2013

Fact: Mini moguls Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's mother is recovering after reportedly undergoing pancreatic surgery. Jarnette Fuller was admitted to hospital at the end of May (13) for the operation and is now recuperating at her Los Angeles home, according to America's Star magazine.

14th September 2012

Fact: Child stars-turned-design moguls Mary-kate and Ashley Olsen are launching a perfume under their Elizabeth and James fashion label. Their new scent is due out next spring (13).

5th July 2011

Fact: Designers Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen have expanded their blossoming fashion empire and launched a new style website. The duo has created, an online shopping network which gives customers guidance from personal stylists and members-only access to Mary-Kate and Ashley's exclusive designer T-shirts. The site went live on Friday (01Jul11).

3rd May 2011

Quote: "We dealt with some tough cookies. Their attitude was, 'Who do these girls think they are?'" Former child star-turned-fashionista Ashley Olsen admits it wasn't easy for her and her twin sister Mary-kate to establish themselves as credible designers.

31st March 2011

Quote: "Some of our memories are shared. We don't know what actually happened to whom. One of us was stung by a bee, but we can't remember who, because we both felt it." Child star Mary-Kate Olsen admits she and her twin sister Ashley Olsen often feel like the same person.

23rd March 2011

Quote: "I am so proud of what we did. We made kids smile every day. But we had done the most we could do." Former child star-turned-designer Ashley Olsen on retiring from acting to focus on fashion.

3rd February 2010

Fact: The family home featured in U.S. sitcom FULL HOUSE is on the market in San Francisco, California for $4.1 million (£2.5 million). The show made household names of John Stamos and MARY-KATE and Ashley Olsen.

23rd October 2009

Fact: MARY-KATE and Ashley Olsen are designing a new line of kids' clothes for U.S. chain JCPenney. The fashion-conscious pair will take a break from work on their high-end clothing ranges to put together Olsenboye, an affordable line for children.

11th September 2009

Fact: Acting twins MARY-KATE and Ashley Olsen turned cocktail waitresses for the night on Thursday (10Sep09) at Manhattan's Bergdorf Goodman designer store to celebrate the city's Fashion's Night Out event, which kicked off New York Fashion Week.

25th August 2009

Quote: "I swear to you it's brought out this whole new thing in me. I can be a very serious person, and I take my job very seriously, but at the end of the day, I need a break." Actress-turned-fashion entrepreneur Ashley Olsen credits interactive video game Rock Band with unleashing her inner wild child.

26th February 2009

Quote: "Last year, ASHLEY spent the night at my place, and I woke up to the theme song at seven in the morning." Actress Mary-Kate Olsen, 22, on catching her twin sister Ashley Olsen watching reruns of 1990s U.S. TV series FULL HOUSE. The pair were only nine months old when they made their small screen debut on the series.

6th February 2009

Fact: Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen are to expand their clothing range, The Row, to include menswear. Pieces in the collection will start at $200 (£138) for a t-shirt.

27th October 2008

Quote: "This whole idea that we don't do anything seems crazy to us because we have been working since we were nine months old." Hollywood actress Ashley Olsen, 22, defends her reputation as a girl-about-town.

11th April 2008

Fact: Ashley Olsen donned a macabre white facemask to play bridesmaid at stylist ESTEE STANLEY's 5 April (08) wedding. She wasn't alone - all the bridesmaids wore black dresses and white masks are the bizarre ceremony.

4th September 2007

Fact: Mariah Carey, Busta Rhymes, Ashley Olsen and Tommy Lee were among the guests at rap mogul Sean Combs' annual White Party on Monday night (03Sep07), which was held in the Hamptons, New York.

30th August 2007

Fact: Billy Bob Thornton, Kim Basinger, Brandon Routh and Ashley Olsen are teaming up for new movie THE INFORMERS, based on short stories by American Psycho author Bret Easton Ellis.

14th June 2007

Fact: Superstar twins MARY-KATE and Ashley Olsen turned 21 yesterday (13Jun07).

3rd May 2006

Quote: "I was really self-conscious and awkward in high school. I wanted nothing below my waist to exist. I always wore un-pressed shirts around my butt - I dressed like the Olsen twins!" X-MEN star Rebecca Romijn remembers her penchant for dressing in baggy clothes like MARY-KATE and Ashley Olsen to hide her developing figure.

21st February 2006

Quote: <p>"We just like big sunglasses. It's what looks good on our face." Teen queen Ashley Olsen defends her and her sister MARY-KATE's obsession with the much-ridiculed eyewear. </p>

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