As New York Fashion Week draws to a close and we look across the Atlantic to our very own capital to take the fashion baton, we caught up with Michelle McCool, Fashion Director at Cosmopolitan to talk over her fashion week in New York city.

Name the 5 essential items in your fashion week kit?

iPhone, Wolford black tights, Mercedes Benz Fashion Lounge Pass, a Chanel cashmere scarf and my black Alexander Wang fur motorcycle jacket.

What’s your favourite designer/muse pairing?

Louis Vuitton's Richard Prince Collection

What were your most anticipated shows?

Alexander Wang, Marc Jacobs and Timo Weiland.

Front row etiquette – is anything off limits?

Talking during a show is a no-no.

What’s your most treasured fashion item ever?

A Buccellati ring my husband gave me.

Tell us your ‘pinch yourself’ fashion moment?

Any Chanel show in the Grand-Palais.

My secret fashion week haunt is….

Visiting my friend for a private lunch at 15 Central Park West.