Lisa Rinna, owner and buyer, Belle Gray boutiques WWD: What do you carry in your bag? Lisa Rinna: Water, MAC Prrrr lip gloss, BlackBerry, EmergenC packets, business cards.WWD: How do you unwind at the end of the day? L.R.: With a massage by Seline. WWD: What do you eat? L.R.: I don't eat usually during the shows. WWD: What key items are you looking for? L.R.: Great dresses, fresh tops and new designers. WWD: What shows will you hit? L.R.: Kevan Hall, Ya-Ya, Erica Davies, Louis Verdad, Frankie B. WWD: What is your energy boost? L.R.: Yerba Mate tea. WWD: Heels or flats? L.R.: Heels!
Serene Hsu, president, HSN PR
WWD: What do you carry in your bag? Serene Hsu: Cell phone charger, water, protein bars, concealer and Tab Energy. WWD: Heels or flats? S.H.: Flats. Chanel and London Sole ballet slippers. WWD: Do you have a favorite outfit for fashion week? S.H.: Frankie B. jeans and cashmere sweaters. WWD: What is your pre-show ritual? S.H.: Coffee, Tab Energy and a lot of prayers. WWD: How do you unwind at the end of the day? S.H.: I don't do that until fashion week is over. WWD: How do deal with crashers? S.H.: As politely as possible. I've literally removed people from the front row myself. That's the most horrifying part of fashion week. Phira, agent, Photogenic Models WWD: What are the five essentials in your pockets? Phira: Blackberry, iPod, whisky flask, my charts. WWD: What's on your iPod? P.: R&B, jazz and classical. It calms me down when I have designers screaming at me. WWD: What shoes do you wear? P.: Dunks Jordans, Blazers and Chucks. WWD: What is your fashion week uniform? P.: Plain white T-shirt and good jeans. I like Acne, Corpus, Nudie and APC. WWD: What is your pre-show ritual? P.: I go backstage and give everyone hugs and kisses and make them feel great. Let them know that their agent loves them. WWD: What is your favorite energy booster? P.: I drink lots of water. WWD: Favorite late-night eats? P.: I like the Mexican stands and Sushi Mac on Third Street.
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