Last night, a chic crowd that included TAMARYN, The Drums, David Bryne, DJ Chelsea Leyland, The Man Repeller’s Leandra Medine and model Jessica Hart filed into the Prospect Park Boathouse where we joined forces with Vogue for the annual Prospect Park Summer Soiree benefitting the Brooklyn gem. Before the party, we caught up with DJ Kitty-Cash and rapper Kilo Kish, who rocked more than their DVF when they took the stage at the event. Here is their take on Fall fashion, fun accessories to wear now, and a few words to live by.
1) What is your favorite thing to wear this season?
DJ Kitty Cash: Anything leopard!
Kilo Kish: Vintage floral dresses and Converse.
2) What is your must-have travel item?
Cash: FRESH lip balm…Kish started this dangerous addiction.
Kish: My iPod and Liberty London notebook and Muji gel pens.
3) Accessory for the Summer?
Cash: ALC nail bracelet.
Kish: I love brightly colored friendship bracelets in the summer.
4) What are your musical tastes?
Cash: I am pretty open to all genres, I enjoy reggae, soca, rap, r&b, classic hits, experimental/alternative music. I am also really into baile funk right now.
Kish: I like all kinds mostly disco and funk.
5) Who are your fashion inspirations?
Cash: Julia Sarr-Jamois, Jane Birkin, and Jenke-Ahmed Tailly. I love street style too!
Kish: I’m inspired by New York street style.
6) Where do you find inspiration from with your music?
Cash: Everywhere and anywhere! It ranges from digging through my grandparent’s music to discovering someone new when I travel!
Kish: The city. Overheard Conversations. Past and present relationships.
7) Do you have any mantras that you live by?
Cash: “Absolve you to yourself, and you shall have the suffrage of the world” – Ralph Waldo Emerson, “Live.Love.Learn,” and “Keep it Simple.”
Kish: Work hard and be nice.
8) What is your guilty fashion pleasure?
Cash: Shoes….I CAN”T HAVE ENOUGH!!
Kish: I like all things weird!
9) What are you loving at DVF right now?
Want more? Click here to see Kilo and Cash getting ready for the party!