for the record: kate of wit + delight

Posted on | 07 June 2010 | 5 Comments

...start following kate's exquisite blog now, if not sooner. her taste and eye for design are impeccable.

1. FAVORITE DESIGNER?
marni, YSL, chloe, stella mccartney fall 2010 collection was perfect, in my opinion.
2. FAVORITE RESTAURANT? bar la grassa.
3. FAVORITE DAILY READS? dress design decor, hyperbole and a half, and forever is today
4. WHAT CAN'T YOU TRAVEL WITHOUT? honestly, it's my macbook pro. but a cozy cashmere scarf is a close second.
5. LAST BOOK YOU READ? i just got finished with the glass castle. (i'm about a year and 1/2 behind on my reading list.)
6. FAVORITE MOVIE? casablanca. i love everything bogie is in and i have happy memories watching his movies with my dad.
7. WHAT'S FOR BREAKFAST? avocado on toast. when i'm feeling really fancy, i'll top it with a fried egg and a little bit of spicy mustard.
8. STYLE ICON? a mixture of audrey hepburn and alexa chung. a little lauren bacall and sienna miller thrown in there too.
9. BIGGEST SELF-INDULGENCE? facials.
10. FAVORITE CITY FOR SHOPPING? does it get any better than NYC? i love the shopping in london, but the exchange rate makes new york city my top pick.
11. WHOSE DIARY WOULD YOU MOST LIKE TO READ? anna wintour.
12. FAVORITE FURNITURE DESIGNER? harry bertoia. my grandparents have a pair of diamond lounge chairs and i loved them even as small child. i hope to inherit them one day!
13. FAVORITE FLOWER? white tulips. unless it's may- then it's lilacs, all the time.
14. ALWAYS IN YOUR CLOSET? dresses. they simplify the task of getting dressed in the morning.
15. FAVORITE HOBBY? besides blogging, i like to spend my free time on a long run or at happy hour with friends.
16. WHO/WHAT INSPIRES YOU MOST? people who are passionate about what they do and have a sense of humor about life.
17. WHAT PIECE OF ART WOULD YOU MOST LIKE TO OWN? i've always wanted an original pollock. but realistically, i'd love to own an original hugo guinness.
18. IF YOU WEREN'T A GRAPHIC DESIGNER, WHAT ALTERNATIVE CAREER WOULD YOU BE PURSUING? i daydream about a career in the fashion industry. i'd love to be a stylist.
19. FAVORITE MUSICIANS? most recently played on my itunes: the xx, lcd soundsystem, local natives, solid gold, lookbook, broken social scene, crystal castles, and broken bells.
20. CURRENTLY COVETING? i can't choose between these two: white left field sneakers and this clarevivier bag. snyone know where i can find those shoes in the US? it's driving me bonkers.

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5 Responses to “for the record: kate of wit + delight”

  1. Jaime @ La vie...J'aime
    6/7/10, 11:27 AM

    I do avocado, on a bit of buttered toast- so yum! I def want to try it with a fried egg :)

  2. nyc lu
    6/7/10, 4:04 PM

    that breakfast sounds scrumptious

  3. Happenstance
    6/10/10, 3:54 PM

    Absolutely love your site! I've been perusing and the aesthetic is so great. Love this list from Kate! I just discovered her blog a week or so ago and I'm hooked too. So great to bump into her here. I'm your newest follower:)

  4. Her name was Lola
    6/12/10, 12:17 PM

    Just AWESOME + I just love this site too! Cheers.

  5. Nicole Sylianteng
    6/12/10, 4:02 PM

    I almost forgot about that clarevivier bag. I want the one in black, please.

    Kate: You should email Keds and ask them, you'd think they would know, no?