2011 March 17

Designers Discuss St. Patrick's Day: Oh, Joy!

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At the CFDA nominations last night, we rounded up some of our faves to discuss the holiday that made half of NYC late for work today: St. Paddy's Day! Yaaaaay! Right? 


How are you going to celebrate St. Patrick's Day?


Jason Wu: I actually didn't remember that it was, but I suppose I'll be wearing green! 


Sophie Theallet: I don't celebrate St. Patrick's Day. I'm sorry! 


Andrew Buckler: I'll try to put something green on and I'll definitely have a few beers. 


Michael Bastian: We are in the office picking out all of our fabric and finalizing all  all of our designs for our big comeback for Spring 12 , so I am getting nowhere near 5th Avenue. I used to work at Bergdorfs which is right in the middle of all that, so I learned the hard way: Don't mess with St. Patrick's Day! 


Danielle Snyder: I'll definitely be sporting green. It's one of those holidays where you just go with it.


Bibhu Mohapatra: Having drinks with friends somewhere south of 11th Street. 


What's your favorite kind of beer? 


Jason Wu: Bud Light.


Andrew Buckler: I like English beer. I'm a lager boy so I'll track down some Harp. 


Sophie Theallet: Corona with lime.


Alexander Wang: I don't drink beer. 


Michael Basitan: I'm a Budweiser guy. Don't mess with Bud!


Waris Ahluwalia: I don't drink, so I guess the kind of beer that gets everyone else drunk fast. 


Bibhu Mohapatra: I love a Stella on draft or a Heineken or a Bud. Any sort of ale! 


Jodie Snyder of Dannijo: I like Stella.


Danielle Snyder of Dannijo:  This is random, but I really like Blue Moon with an orange. 


Billy Farrell: Guinness! 


Joseph Altuzarra: I hate beer, I can't drink beer, I don't drink alcohol. 

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