Dresses and coats and shoes and bags, bags, bags—over the past three decades, Reed Krakoff has been outfitting millions of stylish men and women around the globe. It was all part of the job for this seasoned creative director, who cut his teeth at Ralph Lauren before embarking on a fruitful 16-year tenure at Coach. Now, as chief artistic officer of Tiffany & Co., Krakoff is busy updating and rethinking the luxury house for a new generation. Herewith, his key components to the good life. —Ashley Baker
Airline: Air France.
Artist: Giorgio Morandi.
Bag: One that I designed.
Bedtime: Very late.
Breakfast, weekday: Homemade peanut butter on rye toast.
Design MASTERPIECE: Marc Newson’s Pod of Drawers.
Escape: Late-night documentaries.
Fit: Anderson & Sheppard.