Posted on | 11 January 2010 | 17 Comments
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1. favorite designer? it’s impossible to play favorites, but humanoid, day birger et mikkelsen and morrison epitomize my style.
2. favorite restaurant? my cozy local, the rebel house in toronto
3. favorite place to have a drink? grogan’s in dublin, the rooftop at the hyatt in toronto
4. what can’t you travel without? books, moleskine, camera
5. last book you read? two lives by william trevor
6. any pets? no - but i’d love to rescue an older dog
7. what’s for breakfast? a boring protein shake
8. at age seven, you wanted to be... a writer
9. biggest self-indulgence? nice hotels. i’m getting too cantankerous to slum it!
10. favorite place to shop? online: infinite choice & no crowds to contend with!
11. whose diary would you most like to read? whoever i'm crushing on. if there's no crush, paul auster's.
12. favorite furniture designers? martha sturdy, BDDW, ochre
13. car? i don’t drive, but i aspire to a zipcar account
14. always in your closet? scarves, i wear them year round. tank tops, jeans and flats too.
15. hobbies? photography, cooking, reading
16. hero? samuel beckett
17. what piece of art would you most like to own? a beckett portrait by louis le brocquy
18. favorite vacation spot? my happiest holiday was in northern italy, though perhaps that was because i was in love.
19. favorite musicians? joni mitchell, leonard cohen, hayden