Patricia Field on Her Personal Style: “It’s Sexy, Colorful, Narrative”

Spencer Cain

When it comes to fashion in New York City, few people are as well-known as Patricia Field—hence why she was an immediate choice for our 50 Most Stylish New Yorkers feature. When we stopped by Field’s eponymous East Village store, a longtime fixture for everyone from club kids to Upper East Side matrons with a wild side, she showed us around and also explained her latest passion: Running a farmer’s market on the sidewalk. Obviously.

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We also took the opportunity to ask the fashion icon, designer, and stylist (arguably most well-known for her Emmy-winning gig working with the “Sex and the City” cast) how she defines her own personal style, and just what makes New York style so special.

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Watch the video above to see what the legendary Pat Field had to say about it!


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Videographer: John Kersten
Producer: Samantha Lim