Originally from Massachusetts, Gaffney is a freelance writer based in Manhattan’s West Village, focusing on the arts and culture, as well as lifestyle trends. Her work has appeared in The Wall Street Journal, Billboard, Teen Vogue, and online for New York magazine. For this issue, she interviewed the designers Nicky Zimmermann (page 173) and Ramy Brook (page 200), compiled our Style Spotlight (page 196) and swimwear roundup (page 212), and spotlighted the handbag collaboration between artist Louis Vuitton and Jeff Koons (page 206).
What does your perfect summer day include? A theater matinee: I’m really hoping to see Lynn Nottage’s play Intimate Apparel at the Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor. Favorite fashion: I love bright colors, and Cynthia Rowley is my favorite store in the city and at the beach.