You know those blasé interview questions like “What’s your favorite day of the week?” or, “Your favorite time of day?” to make us all feel remorse for not gracefully falling out of bed at 5 a.m. to hit SoulCycle? Okay, they’re also my guilty pleasure. I love reading how people spend their days; their weeks; their years. Here’s mine: September is perhaps my most favored month. Although technically Fall doesn’t commence until the closing week, the air feels a little cooler and crisper, and you’re feeling rejuvenated after a few months ‘break’ (okay, mostly because you’ve reached your max sweat potential and one more drip couldn’t possibly escape your pores). Regardless, it is the season truly symbolic of inauguration while a new school year and fashion calendar resumes. I treasure this time a little less clichély than I do during New Years.

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