Designers on Summer: Rebecca Minkoff Loves Mint Chip Ice Cream, “Call Me Maybe”

When she isn't running her handbag empire or designing her fresh ready-to-wear collection, Rebecca Minkoff can likely be found at the beach during the hot summer season. Here, her tricks for kicking back, staying chic (tip: stash water spray bottles), and having fun during the sweltering months ahead.

Summer Getaway: "I’m so excited for my upcoming trip to Harbour Island [Bahamas]. The pink sand and crystal clear waters are perfection."

Warm-Weather Activity: "On the weekends if it’s sunny out you’ll find me at the beach."

Beat-the-Heat Solution: "Bring a spray bottle with you."

Summer Workload: "My workload never slows down but I always try to make time for a vacation and some sun in the summer."

Fondest Childhood Summer Memory: "Going to the beach with my whole family."

Summer Uniform: "I love wearing short flowy dresses and ankle boots. It’s perfect for going to work and then hanging out with my son Luca."

Summer Treat: "Mint chocolate chip ice cream."

Summer Anthem: "'Call Me Maybe' [by Carly Rae Jepsen]."

Summer Style Icon: "Kate Moss—not just for summer though!"

Ultimate NYC Vacation-for-a-Day: "The pool at Soho House with my son and husband."

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