Ashlee's Second Act

About to turn 21, Jessica's little sis is back in the spotlight with a new album, a new style and her own voice. By Serena Kappes with Carrie Borzillo-Vrenna


A big fan of vintage tees, Simpson (shopping in Los Angeles last year) likes to buy "designer stuff, but I have to be comfortable." She's also handy with a knitting needle. "Knitting is so relaxing. Sometimes there are holes in my scarves, but they're supposed to be different," Simpson told Teen People recently. "They're authentic!"