• Food Styling
  • All Star Tips

    We’re thrilled to share food stylist Mariana Velasquez’s latest work for The Food Network! Mariana styled and was featured in a new spot for the network’s hit show, All-Star Academy. In the video Mariana cooks up some tips on how to prepare salmon in a variety of delicious ways. Not only is the promo super informative, but it […]

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  • Seafood

    Check out these GORGEOUS new photographs from a stunning seafood project by food stylist Emma Feigenbaum, prop stylist Alma Melendez, and photographer Brian Kennedy! Emma’s talent and skillful eye are apparent from the artful styling of each image. Emma says of the shoot, “We started of thinking of the still life images being…still, however, it was anything but! The […]

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  • Happy Hour at Home

    Who says you have to trek all the way to a bar for a great happy hour? Pull off an even better (and delicious) happy hour at home with help from food stylist Mariana Velasquez and InStyle! Mariana elegantly styled a number of recipes by author (Food with Friends: The Art of Small Gatherings) and photographer Leela Cyd. See […]

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  • #TBT Juice Press

    #ThrowbackThursday to these AMAZING stop-motion style videos for Juice Press–food styled by Big Leo’s Emma Feigenbaum! The two videos feature Juice Press’ delicious smoothies and packaged juices paired with vibrant fruits and veggies, artfully styled by Emma! Photographs by Julia Parris Juice Press – Smoothies from Big Leo on Vimeo. Juice Press – Juice from Big Leo on […]

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  • Saveur: Why We Love Winter

    Mariana Velasquez’s stunning food styling work is once again showcased on the cover of Saveur Magazine! Mariana is a ceaselessly impressive food stylist and tastemaker, always amazing us with her beautiful work. Stay tuned for more of Mariana’s work in Saveur, as we’ll be sharing the fantastic stories here on The Den!

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  • Soda POP!

    If you’re stuck in a Monday rut, we’ve got the perfect project to give you the sugar jolt you need. Our amazing food and beverage stylist Emma Feigenbaum worked on a brand new soda project with photographer Brian Kennedy to create a series of deliciously fizzy drinks. Take a look below!

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  • In the Name of Real Pleasure

    Even though it’s still a bit cold and snowy this Monday morning, we’re so excited to share this fantastic Haagen Dazs ice cream campaign, food styled by Big Leo’s Mariana Velasquez! The global print and film campaign was photographed and directed by Dean Freeman, and stars the very handsome Bradley Cooper. Check out some of […]

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  • Beans Are Beautiful

    Here’s some more amazing work from food stylist Mariana Velasquez for the latest issue of Saveur Magazine! This story is all about beans, providing us with some delicious and innovative recipes that are perfect for the season. Take a look below! Photography by Ryan Liebe.

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  • Dixie Cheesecake

    We’re feeling a tad nostalgic for the holiday season today. WE KNOW we know, it just ended! But we think January can use a little holiday cheer. So we wanted to share this video for Dixie, which was food styled by the fab Emma Feigenbaum! Get your cheesecake on and watch this great how-to. Emma worked […]