Rachel’s NYFW Packing List

by The Zoe Report

In honor of the start of New York Fashion Week, our best-dressed boss shares her fashion month packing list. Heading to the Big Apple or to another city this fall? Pick up a version of these key pieces and you’ll look maj from day to night throughout your trip.

Rachel at Fashion Week in September. Photo: Getty Images

Burberry Prorsum Cropped Croc-Effect Jacket, $2995

1. Leather Jacket “A bold statement jacket is a wardrobe staple, especially during fashion week! The plum color and patent croc texture of this Prorsum jacket add a little drama and tons of modern glamour to any look!”

Brian Atwood Floris Pumps, $1995

2. Platform Heels “I live in Brian Atwood platform pumps – they are effortlessly sexy and so comfortable – he can do no wrong!”

Tom Ford Lipstick in Scarlet Rouge, $49

3. Red Lipstick “As a little girl, I never saw my mom leave the house without lipstick, and now I am the same! A red lip and a topknot are an effortless way to add a little glamour to even the most casual look.”

The Row Round Frame Glasses, $374

4. Round Sunglasses “I never go anywhere without my sunnies and I’m obsessed with perfectly round shapes like this pair from The Row.”

Rachel Zoe Phoenix Leather Trousers, $825

5. Leather Pants “I love these Phoenix trousers from my collection worn with a cozy tie-neck cardigan, crisp cotton shirt and platform booties – they’re effortlessly cool and are a modern take on a classic slouchy pant.”

Givenchy Shark Heel Ankle Boots, $1195

6. Ankle Boots “I live in peep toe ankle booties – they’re the perfect way to wear boots no matter the season.”

LNA Classic V-Neck Tee, $152

7. Cotton Basics “I always travel with stacks of LNA cotton t-shirts, maxi skirts and jersey dresses. To add a little interest, I accessorize with vintage cuffs, a felt fedora, sky high platforms and one of my vintage Chanel jackets.”

Reed Krakoff Boxer in Tiger, $1890

8. Statement Bag “A statement bag is a must for the shows. It needs to be able to fit all of my fashion week essentials and stand out no matter what I’m wearing. Reed’s structured tote is everything.”

Arcona Magic White Ice Hydrating Gel, $60

9. Eco Moisturizer “Fashion week is such a marathon. I always travel with Arcona’s Magic Ice moisturizer to keep my skin hydrated for even the longest days!”