2011 January 5

Obsessions: Rachel Antonoff

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Designer Rachel Antonoff launches her column for Chic in a few weeks, so get to know her first (via her obsessions!).

Book: How Did You Get This Number by Sloane Crosley. 
Movie: Black Swan. Manhattan Murder Mystery, The Parent Trap. And in the spirit of honesty, Dan in Real Life. I find it oddly comforting.  
Music and/or Song: Oh, so much. "Barlights" by Fun, The Nutcracker soundtrack, "Alligator" by Tegan and Sara. Angel Deradoorian covering Steel Train's "You Are Dangerous," "True Affection" by The Blow, "Better than Aliens" by Self.
Color: Red! 
TV Show: Modern Family, Parenthood and The Comeback. More spirited honesty: Greek.
Model: Ruby Jean with Elite. I want to use her for everything.
Magazine: Lula
Drink: Hot chocolate and alcoholic hot chocolate.


1. Ballet Beautiful classes whipped my overeating butt, back into shape.

2. John Jannuzzi's blog's Textbook and To My Wife. Love them!

3. Boeuf Bourguignon at Quatorze (I think about it all the time.)

4. Miniature horses. And kittens. And the image of a kitten riding a mini horse.

5. Scalamandre wallpaper

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