Here, Issa shares her penchant for tailored suits, her love of American chocolates and her secret for keeping her toes warm between shows.
Caroline Issa in L.K. Bennett by Caroline Issa
Define your style in three words:
Functional. Easy. Separates.
Equipment shirts, Paul Smith suits.
From left: Equipment blouse; Paul Smith Spring 2013
YSL tuxedo, MiH jeans, Jimmy Choo thigh-high boots, Tom Ford fur, J Crew sweaters, Monique Pean pinkie ring.
Other than my LK Bennett by Caroline Issa collection? Jimmy Choo, Prada, Alejandro Ingelmo. L.K. Bennett by Caroline Issa Parrot shoe in black.
Monique Pean jewelry, Prada crystal earrings, Lara Bohinc belts.
YSL, Tom Ford or Barbara Casasola suits or Alessandra Rich dresses.
Best recent discovery:
Uniqlo Heat Tech socks.
Daunt bookshop in London, Merci in Paris, Williams Sonoma in NYC--I don't cook, but I like to dream--The Container Store.
DAUNT BOOKSHOP - London
MERCI - Paris
Style pet peeve:
Bare legs in below-zero weather.
Balenciaga's first look.
Jenna Lyons, Holli Rogers of Net-A-Porter, Garance Doré.
Reese's Pieces peanut butter cups from the airport as NYC souvenirs for all my London friends.
Christian Lacroix original couture.
COCOMAYA - London
Cocomaya in London, Corso Como cafe in Milan, Derriere in Paris, any West Village cafe in NYC, Fairmont Bagels in Montreal.