Jeans Vintage Levis or any non stretch, high waist, button fly denim (that specific)
T-shirt Uniqlo U
Heels Ah, I wish I still wore heels, but any Celine circa Phoebe Philo
Sneakers Vans and Nike
Designers Vintage and old Celine
Where do you shop Stella Dallas Vintage
Where do you want to shop BDDW, The Broken Arm, Hannah Wessel, De Vera and Eskandar
Online shopping site Ebay & La Garconne
MY BAG OF TRICKS
What’s your sign Sun: Leo, Ascendant: Sagittarius, Moon: Taurus
Workout Stretching, jumping jacks and lots of walking
Studio/teacher The comfort of my home
Do you meditate? Yes, but not daily
Experts in your corner Daniela Turley (Herbalist) and Dana James (Nutritionist)
Morning rituals Lots of water, coffee, Democracy News in the background
Evening rituals Dinner cooked at home, burning candles, a hot bath and typically falling asleep on the couch by 9pm.
Human Design Generator
Shower or bath I love a hot bath after a long day of facials
Extrovert or introvert Introvert
DIY Mask recipe Activist Manuka Honey mixed with white clay
Stress management techniques Deep Breaths, writing or a long walk in the sun
Who is your get out of jail call? My best friend, Miguel
Tea or tonic drink Oolong tea from Té Co
Wellness idol Dr Mark Hyman and Deanna Minich
How do you like to eat? Dealing with autoimmune is changing the way I eat and my consumption of food. It’s really simple; organic, seasonal and an abundance of veggies. Minimal sugar, grains and gluten.
What’s always in your fridge? Veggies, microgreens, mushrooms, eggs, pesto and beans
Go-to dinner recipe I love a bowl of steamed veggies, on top of farmer's market greens, avocado, beans, flaky sea salt and black pepper. Simple and easy.
Favorite snack Mon Fe Fo ginger shots, cashews and walnuts
Favorite drink Oolong tea
Where do you grocery shop? Union Square Farmer's Market
MY MEDICINE CABINET
Toothpaste Eco Dent
Soap Bathing Culture
Lip I love a red lip. I wish Violette would relaunch her Estée Lauder collaboration in Poppy Sauvage. The best shade of red EVER.
Hair stylist For many years I wore a buzz cut and now I’m growing my hair. Heather at O Salon in Brooklyn was my stylist when I wore a short pixie cut. She is incredibly talented.
Shampoo/Conditioner La Tierra Sagrada
Cleanser In Fiore Lustra
Toner In Fiore Transparence Botanical Water
Moisturizer Josh Rosebrook Vital Balm Cream
Beauty tool ZIIP and Gua Sha tools
Where do you live? Harlem, New York
Piece of art in your home My grandfather's photography
Museum The Rubin, Moma, Picasso Museum
Sheets French Linen
Local restaurant Té Co, Divya’s Kitchen and Via Carota
Best cup of coffee/tea in your town Bar Pisellino for great coffee and decor and Té Co for beautiful oolong tea in an intimate setting
Favorite piece of furniture Donald Judd platform bed
Furniture store or designer BDDW in Soho
Minimalist or maximalist Minimalist, it keeps my mind clear
Dream dinner party guests Martin Margiela, close friends and James Baldwin
Most used kitchen gadget Steamer and Bonavita tea kettle
What do you collect Books and journals
LIGHT MY FIRE
Who or what inspires you Nature, community, solo travel, freedom
Quote "The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes."
Crush Waris Ahluwalia
Favorite place in the world Tokyo
Favorite albums All Radiohead and Kiwanuka by Michael Kiwanuka
Inner age I’ll be 38 this year and I’m ready to round it off to 40. I often feel like an older soul
Song in your head at the moment Piano Joint (This Kind of Love)
Phone I have an iPhone, what version? Who knows...It’s time for an upgrade.
Website Remodelista, Live the Process
Podcasts I really don’t listen to podcasts. I lost my headphones 6 months ago and have yet to replace them.
Favorite gadget I have zero attachments to gadgets.
Favorite News source NY Times