How A Rising Interior Designer Dresses For Her Craziest Days

Photo: Lordale Benosa.
Between designing NYC start-up offices and launching my own furniture line, I’m constantly on the move. Luckily, I get to work on really interesting projects — things like a customized bar made out of vintage doors or a secret office hideaway behind a sliding bookshelf.
Cool, right? But, some days I feel like a cast member on one of those reality shows where you get two days to complete a three-month job! Because I work with such short deadlines, I do a lot of local sourcing in NYC and I'm constantly on my feet. I have to be prepared to give client presentations, scour the Brooklyn Flea, and meet with contractors all in the same day. Doing all of that takes grit, energy, and a very versatile wardrobe. Keep reading to see the pieces I rely on to get my to-do list conquered in style.

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