BRITT BARDO, stylist

Clients: Kate Hudson, Malin Akerman and Jessica Simpson.

Shows she’ll attend: Alexander Wang, Zac Posen, Marc Jacobs, Band of Outsiders, Eventide, Proenza Schouler, Karen Walker, 3.1 Phillip Lim, Derek Lam, Peter Som, J.Mendel, Vena Cava, Marchesa.

What she’ll wear: “Pieces from my new line Rose (which launches this season); my high-waisted Alexander Wang trousers; a black fringe scarf, which is my new obsession; tons of Meredith Kahn and Made Her Think Jewelry, Harlow T-shirts.”

Beauty regimen: “Arcona and RéVive, tons of H2O — God knows I will need it. Can’t imagine I will be getting much sleep.”

Snacks on hand: “Sugar snap peas, H2O, Odwalla bars and maybe a bit of wine…”

Bags she’ll carry: “Gray leather Miu Miu, black patent Mulberry with gold studs.”

Morning caffeine fix: “YES, PLEASE!”

How she’ll unwind: “Great food, friends and wine.”

Parties she’ll attend: “The W Mag Party I am hosting; the Alexander Wang after party; Socialista; The Box; Beatrice.”

PETER SOM, designer

What he’ll wear: “APC white shirts or black V-neck T-shirts, khakis.”

How he’ll stay cool: “Try and get my eight hours of sleep.”

Morning caffeine fix: “Starbucks iced grande skim latte.”

Snacks on hand: “Raw almonds, iced tea and anything chocolate that gets sent to the office (the calories don’t count if you don’t buy it yourself).”

Late-night fix: “Häagen-Dazs’ dulce de leche ice cream.”

On his feet: “Margiela brogues.”

His bag: “Lambertson Truex khaki canvas city tote.”

What’s in his bag: “Kiehl’s lip balm, iPod, sketches for Blass.”

This story first appeared in the September 5, 2007 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.

How he cures pre-show jitters: “Is there a cure?”

How he unwinds post-show: “Believe it or not, baking pies and cooking my tasty minestrone soup.”

KARLA MARTINEZ, market director, The New York Times Magazine

Beauty regimen: “La Roche-Posay moisturizer, Andy by Stila lipstick, Clé de Peau concealer and hopefully I will still have some sun from being in Texas for a week.”

Hair routine: “A lot of conditioner and Creme with Silk Groom.”

Reading material: “Try to finish ‘Indian Summer’ by Alex von Tunzelmann.”

What she’ll wear: “J brand jeans in light blue denim; Uniqlo knits if it’s not too hot; finally wear a blouse I bought on vacation in the Aeolian Islands, as well as a Thakoon feather printed dress.”

Morning caffeine fix: “Large coffee with light half and half and two brown sugars.”

Snacks on hand: “Starbucks fruit and nut mix.”

Late-night fix: “Peanut butter and apples.”

On her feet: “Satin wedges by Christian Louboutin.”

Her bag: “Marni eggplant and brown patent bag.”

Shows she’ll attend: “About eight to 10 shows per day.”

Parties she’ll attend: “I know I am starting with the Van Cleef & Arpels event on Monday. Roger Vivier at Christie’s event, Calvin Klein dinner and definitely making time to stop by my friend Natalia’s bridal lunch on Sunday.”

How she’ll unwind: “Early morning Core Fusion at Exhale and hopefully be home in time for Jon Stewart at 11.”

CHARLOTTE TILBURY, makeup artist

Shows she’s working on: L.A.M.B. by Gwen Stefani, J.Mendel, Cynthia Rowley, Temperley, DKNY, Donna Karan, Philosophy di Alberta Ferretti, Jill Stuart and justsweet by J.Lo.

What she’ll wear: “I will never be seen without a killer pair of high heels — some favorites are Alessandro Dell’Acqua’s amazing black shoes with an incredible mosaic glass heel, Jill Stuart suede black high heels, Marc Jacobs turquoise high strappy sandals. I will be wearing lots of pieces from the new Temperley collection — I love their black halterneck crepe de chine catsuit — lots of beautiful dresses by Alessandro Dell’Acqua and La Perla, Louis Vuitton, Roberto Cavalli’s amazing tiger-print dress and pieces by Zac Posen.”

Beauty faves: “I always try and make time to have a really great facial by Tracie Martyn whenever I come to New York. I love Decleor’s skin care — Harmonie Essentielle Ultra Soothing Cream, Freeze 24/7 for temporarily hiding any fine lines or wrinkles and Rebecca Korner’s Emerge Luscious Plumping Mask.”

Snacks on hand: “Rice cakes when I’m being good and pizza and ice cream when I’m being bad!”

Her bag: “I will be carrying a black Balenciaga shoulder bag with lots of gold buckles and big studs. It’s perfect.”

Morning caffeine fix: “I don’t drink coffee. I’m energetic enough without it!”

How she’ll unwind: “I will catch up with friends, go to parties and dance like crazy. Having a massage or a manicure and pedicure is a great way to unwind, too. When I have a chance I will catch up with my incredible healer in London.”

AMY SACCO, nightlife queen

Beauty regimen: “MAC pressed powder and black eyeliner; Agave (my favorite scent); Chantecaille rose water spray; Elizabeth Arden 24 Hour Cream; YSL Mascara in black; YSL Touche Eclat; mint toothpaste from Tom’s of Maine and Jo Malone grapefruit moisturizer.”

Shows she’ll attend: Rag & Bone, Thom Browne, Proenza Schouler, Derek Lam, DVF, Tuleh, Narciso Rodriguez, Marc Jacobs, Calvin Klein, Temperley, Rodarte, Threeasfour, Zac Posen, Luca Luca, L’Wren Scott, Marchesa.

Parties she’ll attend: “Fashion Relief, Tom Ford’s store party, Liz Goldwyn jewelry exhibit, Calvin Klein undie party, Repetto party at Bungalow on Wednesday, Zac Posen handbag lunch for Teachers Count, Fashion Rocks, Damien Hirst/Levis party, Another Magazine dinner, cocktails for Michael Roberts at the Waverly Inn, Donna Karan dinner at Bette, Hunt Slonim’s book signing, Stephanie Seymour’s dinner and Liz Goldwyn dinner at Bette. (And Bungalow every night, of course….)”

Morning caffeine fix: “Motley Bird energy drink.”

Her bag: “Gray Calvin Klein hobo with a shoulder strap.”

How she’ll unwind: “I work out with David Kirsch (and I love the smoothies there).”


Why he’s in town: Performing tonight with his band at The Fillmore.

Shows he’ll attend: “When we began planning our Satellite Party concerts, we viewed the fashionistas as our partners in celebration. We love fashion, and will try to squeeze in as many shows as possible. One show we’re looking forward to is participating with our friends from Trovata.”

What he’ll wear: “Alexis Mabille shirts and pants, YSL Jimmy boots, Theory pants, Michael H shirts and jeans, Dior Homme sneakers, Gucci high-top boots, Trovata sport coat, vintage stuff from thrift stores.”

Beauty regimen: “Daily sex; afternoon naps; song and dance evenings (include drinks and kibitzing); La Mer (rub between fingers), SKII products.”

Snacks on hand: “Fresh fruit, almonds, smoked salmon and cream cheese light with crackers. Add wine.”

In his bag: “I carry a shoulder bag that includes toiletries, makeup, fresh socks and underwear, book, sunglasses, a scarf, thongs, jewelry and a yoga mat.”

Morning caffeine fix: “I drink a potion of throat coat with cayenne pepper and shaved fresh ginger, lemon and honey. Evenings, I add Jägermeister.”

How he’ll unwind: “Three uninterrupted days of secrecy with my wife, Etty; two uninterrupted days of surfing; one pizza with the works.”

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