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21 Questions with… New York City Designer Charlotte Ronson [NYFW Edition]


Charlotte Ronson answers our quickfire questions as she prepares for her Fall 2014 show.

  1. The night before my show I will most likely…

 be working late on last-minute fittings.
  2. The morning of my show I plan on… waking up early, walking my dog, drinking lots of coffee and then going to the venue!
  3. When it comes to managing stress… massages are my favorite.
  4. What I'm most excited for Fall 2014 is… wearing lots of layers.
  5. For me, Fall 2014 is all about… you will have to wait and see!
  6. The item of clothing I'm currently wearing the most is… my boucle oversized crew neck from Fall 2013.
  7. When I'm at work, I love wearing… my ditsy floral dresses.
  8. The most treasured item in my closet is… my vintage dresses from my mother.
  9. My beauty essentials are… Cetaphil to wash my face,  Rodin face oil under my eyes, Clé de Peau Beauté balancing lotion, Clé de Peau Beauté concealer and sometimes I use Skyn Iceland Hydro Cool firming eye gels when I feel tired (they’re magical).
  10. My fashion week must-haves include… samples, models, casting, skim lattes, my twin DJing, my dream team and skim lattes.
  11. When I'm looking to get inspired I… travel whenever I can.
  12. I could never travel without… my passport.
  13. The one electronic I can't live without is… my iPhone.
  14. If my days had one extra hour I'd… sleep.
  15. The last thing I Googled was… Stephen Merchant.
  16. I'm dying to splurge on… a holiday.
  17. My guilty pleasure is… melted cheese.
  18. I couldn't survive Fashion Week without… coffee.
  19. I will always be excited about NYFW because… it was always my dream to show at Fashion Week and now that I do, it is still something I look forward to every season!
  20. When it comes to picking models, I look for… natural beauties.
  21. As soon as my show is over, I plan to… sleep.