What Makes Jenna Lyons Tick? 24 Hours In The Life Of J. Crew's Star Creative Director

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jennalEmbedWhen you're Jenna Lyons, you don't have time to mess around. You're too busy singlehandedly revolutionizing sequins, re-imagining color-blocking, and rethinking preppy to just let the day flow by lazily. We're pretty sure that for a woman as influential and powerful as she is, every moment has its place. And, our suspicions were confirmed in the latest issue of Harper's Bazaar, in which Lyons breezes through a day in the life, letting us in on the habits of one of fashion's most successful, best-loved people.

For example, her drug of choice is the snooze button, which she employs until about 7:35 AM. Her son picks out her shoes, often a pair of studded Louboutin loafers. She has about 18 meetings a day, and engages in some "voracious" online shopping and "one too many cocktails" between the hours of 9:30 and 11:00 PM. And this is the best part: She showers before getting into bed in one of her "like, 800" J. Crew t-shirts and Kiki de Montparnasse shorts, because "being clean and getting into a beautiful bed is just the best thing in the world." Girl, preach. Click on over to Harper's Bazaar for a full and incredibly detailed round up of 24 hours in the life of the woman responsible for your J. Crew addiction.

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