Hi, it's Alexis! I work with Clare and I've hijacked her blog this week so that I could interview her to find out some of her favorite things from 2013...and what she's looking forward to most in 2014. Read on to see what's on her mind.
What's your favorite memory of 2013?
A: Opening the store in New York...it was a great day!
Q: What was your favorite holiday present?
A: A beautiful pair of Grace Lee earrings that she was kind enough to give to me.
Q: What was your New Year's resolution this year?
A: I don't make resolutions but I am trying to do a Pressed juice cleanse right now.
Q: How did you ring in the New Year?
A: With old friends in Joshua Tree.
Q: What are you looking forward to most in 2014?
A: There are some exciting new collaborations in the pipeline (like our Steven Alan collaboration sunglasses coming out this Spring!), a trip to Korea and some great events we'll have in store like our Spring '14 Poster Event.
Q: What CV bag are you wearing right now?
A: Right now it's the Louise in Chocolate Croco with Navy Fur flap.
Q: What bag are you coveting?
A: I can't wait to start carrying the black Sandrine when it comes out for Spring.
Q: What item can't you stop wearing?
A: It's been a steady rotation of my black Acne ankle boots, No. 6 Shearling clog boots, a high-waisted pair of grey jeans from 7 For All Mankind and my new Acne Pop Kapital cropped jeans.
Q: Whose closet do you want to raid?
A: Emmanuelle Alt of Paris Vogue.
Q: What restaurant can you not wait to get back to?
A: Bestia in Downtown, LA, for their branzino.
Q: What is the next trip you have planned?
A: Aside from my back and forth trips to New York, I have an upcoming trip to Korea. And I have dreams of getting down to Mexico with my family.
Q: What's on your iPod right now?
A: Happy by Pharrell and Devil or Angel by Lou Doillon.
Q: What's on your DVR right now?
A: The Good Wife, Downton Abbey and Jimmy Kimmel.
Q: What's your favorite movie of awards season?
A: American Hustle, and I'm going to watch Robert Redford in All Is Lost and August Osage County.