A typical day in her life: “Everyday is different. I work a lot; but when I'm not working, I love hanging out with my husband Gavin, attending events, and getting drinks with friends.”
First thing she consumes in the a.m.: Coffee!!!
Expert advice: “If you have confidence, you can pull off anything.”
What she's wearing: Alexander Wang jacket ; Nicholas K dress ; Juan Antonio Lopez boots ; Rebecca Minkoff bag
Items in her closet she can't live without: “My leather Lindberg jacket and royal Mac clutch ; Loeffler Randall shoes.”
Inspirations: “I get my inspiration from everywhere--the media, my experiences, and people I see on the street.”
Other designer lines she adores: Alexander Wang , Nicholas K , Rag & Bone , and Loeffler Randall
Spring must haves: Clogs, floral dresses and studded bracelets
Her long list of beloved blogs: White Lightning ; Sea of Shoes; Jak + Jil ; Bleach Black ; Style Rookie ; The Sartorialist ; The Clothes Horse ; Atlantis Home ; Fashion Toast ; Garbage Dress ; Copenhagen Street Style ;
Hanneli Mustaparta ; Altamira ; and The Streethearts
Top shops: “I am newly obsessed with No. 6 boots and clogs . I also love Opening Ceremony , Oak , Intermix , Scoop , Pixie Market and Resurrection.
Worth the splurge: “Shoes! I wear all my own bags, and now that I make clothing, shoes is the one place I can justify splurging on.”
Bargain buys: “Some of the Target designer collections are pretty cute. I have some fun t's from there. I also love shopping at vintage stores.”
Top scent: Tom Ford’s Tobacco Vanille
Book that's bedside now: Eat, Pray, Love
All-time fave flick: Breakfast at Tiffany's
How she unwinds: With a glass of wine and friends
Fave travel destination: Italy. “I was married there, and I love going back.”
How she's reducing her carbon footprint: “I live in Manhattan, so it is pretty easy. I take the subway or walk to work everyday, so I don't drive. I'm also very careful about turning lights off and unplugging appliances.”
Photographed for Elle.com by Kelly Stuart.