Is it just us, or has the number of fashion writers in New York tripled faster than you can say “Céline Luggage tote?” In a town filled with so many well-spoken stunners, it’s a wonder when one of them manages to break from the pack, as Kerry Pieri’s done with her winning trifecta: writing chops, a fetching face — oh, and a magpie eye for style that’s equally obsessed with leather overalls and Gwyneth Paltrow in Great Expectations.
As senior digital editor at Harper’s Bazaar, Pieri sits at the helm of one of the fashion world’s daily must-reads, covering the runway shows and designer collabs du jour, along with her latest trend obsessions. And, far from giving off an icy, fashion-world hauteur, Pieri is happy to share all that insider intel — an inclination we were all too happy to tap into.
We tagged along with Pieri on a tour of her favorite Flatiron haunts and got the scoop on everything from how she broke into the fashion biz to must-have pieces from her favorite dream-shopping destination, NET-A-PORTER. Read on: Major trade secrets — including how to beat the Shake Shack line — are right this way.