Peter Som: If could ask any person, dead or alive, for advice, it would be . . . "Oprah. And maybe we could drink a few Moscow Mules and hang out for a while, too?"
Betsey Johnson: The last thing I do before bed is . . . "Take two Advil PM and wish on a star."
Narciso Rodriguez: My favorite item I've ever designed is . . . "Carolyn Bessette Kennedy's wedding dress."
Nanette Lepore: My ideal mentor is . . . "Sigmund Freud."
Illustration by Bil Donovan