So last weekend we were on an extra special Beauty mission, the results of which will be in an issue of Grazia coming to a newsstand near you, very soon. Until then, find out the bits and bobs that went down behind the glamour, plus get a behind-the-scenes peek with our video below.
Packed... 6 suitcases full of fancy clothes.
Headed for... Heathrow Airport.
Hopped on a plane to... New York.
Drove from... JFK to the Meatpacking District.
Ate... 2 bagels with cream cheese, much sushi, copious diner food, some tapas, 2 pastries, 5 Reese's Pieces and 1 Magnolia Bakery cupcake.
Drank...1 Cocktail, much mineral water, 1 Corona, 1 banana milkshake, 1 beetroot, spinach and orange juice, (tummy ache), one iced tea from Balthazar and 2 cups of english breakfast tea (old habits die hard).
Explored...Meatpacking, Soho, Lower East Side, Chelsea, Upper East Side (all on foot, F.Y.I)
Spotted...3 celebrities, many miniature dogs, 4 photo shoots, 1 film production team.
Window shopped at...Isabel Marent, Stella McCartney, Alexander McQueen, Barney's Co Op, Berdorf Goodman, (swanky), Victoria's Secrets, Topshop(!), Barbara Bui and Basic Basics on Broadway.
And all of this for a TOP SECRET shoot at Milk Studios! Get excited people cos this one's a winner. If we may say so ourselves. Here's a taster:
And after all that, we took the red-eye on Monday evening and were straight back to work on Tuesday morning. The things we do for you eh!
- Rose Beer