Taste Test with Mira Crisp

You gotta move fast to keep up with Mira Crisp. Born in Wales and raised in India, the 42-year-old has worked at almost every ad agency in Seattle, written music videos for Jay-Z and Britney Spears and was a global evangelist at Apple. “Technology happens so fast, our bodies don’t have time to respond,” she says, “let alone our culture or our brains.”

Jeans rag & bone ombré leggings  Sweater Cashmere  Dress Trina Turk  Shoes Sam Edelman  Sunglasses Miu Miu  Coat Jack Spade yellow slicker  Snack Biscuit Bitch ginger cookie  Item of furniture Bass Fish Lamp by Elaine Hanowell  Pets Ruble Kopeck, miracle cat  Last book read Bury This by Andrea Portes  Last album listened to Summertime by Wolf + Lamb

Place to eat/menu item Le Pichet salade verte et frites  Drink of choice Hemingway daiquiri at Rob Roy  Fast food Taco Bell  Coffee Twinings Earl Grey  Bus line UberX  Furniture store Antique Liquidators  Vintage spot Bon Voyage Vintage  Haircut Dylan at VAIN  Place to take out-of-towners Agua Verde and arboretum kayak

Mode of travel Black slip-on sneakers  Travel accessory Wireless speakers  Hotel Chonor House, Dharamsala  Cultural site The Ganges  Cultural event School of Life Classes, Amsterdam  Place for romance Andaman & Nicobar Islands  Place to party Full moon tea at Bomba’s Shack, Tortola  Place to relax Sivananda Ashram, Paradise Island, Bahamas  Place you want to go but have never been Svalbard

Photo by Chona Kasinger