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21 Questions with… the Timo Weiland Team

Timo Weiland

The trio at their menswear presentation; Image: Getty

And now, Donna Kang.

  1. When I get dressed in the morning I think… about what type of fabric I want to have against my skin that day.
  2. The one item of clothing I could never live without is… a no-brainer — a day dress.
  3. My current favorite piece to wear is… an ottoman knit fit and flare dress from our Fall 2014 collection.
  4. Every man’s wardrobe should include… the perfect slim cut jean.
  5. If you looked at my phone you’d see… the last song I was listening to.
  6. My beauty essentials include… Anastasia Brow Wiz in ebony and Yves Saint Laurent Touche Éclat radiant touch highlighter.
  7. The last thing I googled was… graffiti artists from the 70s.
  8. If my days had one extra hour I’d do… handwritten letters to my friends.
  9. My guilty pleasure is… food blogs.
  10. I’m dying to splurge on… serious art.
  11. On a typical Saturday night, I… am having a foodie affair with my friends.
  12. I’m most excited for fall because… New York enters its prime.
  13. When I’m stressed I… go for a run along the water.
  14. When it comes to maintaining a healthy lifestyle… I run and eat organically whenever possible.
  15. My biggest fashion pet peeve is… overthinking it.
  16. My one style regret… overbleaching my hair platinum blond and watching it fall off one dreadful night.
  17. When it comes to picking models for my show… it’s all about their personalities and the look in their eyes.
  18. My fashion and style inspiration is… the people around me.
  19. My favorite place to shop is… antique stores.
  20. When hiring people, the qualities I look for are… quick in their thoughts, thoughtful in their actions and have the strength and perseverance to see it through.  
  21. The best advice I ever got was… great criticism is a gift.