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21 Questions with… Mackage Designer Elisa Dahan

ElisaDahan_Mackage_SoloJPGWe asked Elisa Dahan, the co-founder and co-designer of Mackage, our quickfire questions.

  1. When I get up in the morning the first thing I do is… get some love from my hubby!

  2. I would never leave my home without… iPhone.

  3. When I'm stressed I… shop!

  4. The item of clothing I'm currently wearing most is… my Mackage leather PERFECTO called Florica – It makes any look cool…without any effort.

  5. I'm excited for Spring 2014 because… I've been working out like an animal and I finally want to be able to rock a crop top as I love that trend!

  6. Every woman should own… Mackage Black leather pants.

  7. What I love most about New York is… the energy!

  8. My favorite hidden gem is… it might not be hidden, but it's my go-to: Café Gitane.

  9. My beauty essentials include… I'm very simple when it comes to my makeup: Guerlain mascara and concealer with my Chanel gloss.

  10. The last thing I googled was… best shopping areas in Korea.

  11. If my days had one extra hour I'd… spend it with my kids for sure.

  12. When I'm looking to get inspired I… travel, but if I'm stuck at home, listening to music always helps to get me inspired.

  13. My favorite pastimes include… sadly, I don't have any extra time for a pastime!

  14. The best place I've ever traveled… south of Italy.

  15. My favorite place to shop is… online – everything I need is at my fingertips!

  16. My biggest fashion pet peeve is… when people try too hard.

  17. My guilty pleasure is… desserts.

  18. One luxury item I'm dying for is… a Rose Gold Rolex with diamonds all around.

  19. When it comes to staying healthy I…  do circuit training with a balanced diet.

  20. If I had one style regret it would be… when I dyed my hair auburn, it was terrible!

  21. The best advice I ever got… was from my dad, he told me to follow my dreams.