Pure Picks: Anya Cole

Luxury knitwear designer Anya Cole of Hania New York combines function and fashion with these jet-setting necessities.
“Winter is a busy time in the studio, so I have go-to essentials to take the stress out of holiday travel. These are pieces I know will get me from A to B in style and comfort.”
“These are my favorite sunglasses right now. I especially love them on a plane. Just put them on and shut out the world around you.” 23MM oversize sunglasses, $420, Celine, available at Saks Fifth Avenue, saksfifthavenue.com


“I always travel with a couple of sweater options. This Hania New York piece combines a flat stitch with multiple cable stripes and a convertible roll neck to create a classic cozy style that can be dressed up if needed.” Coppelia cable sweater, $2,300, Hania New York, hanianewyork.com


“My travel bag is super light, with enough space for everything I need.” Large Metro tote, $235, MZ Wallace, mzwallace.com


“I spend most of my travel days in a sweater, sweatpants and sneakers. These are my go-to for style and comfort.” Golden Goose mid star dot leather/suede wing-tip sneaker, $530, neimanmarcus.com


“There’s nothing more comfortable or versatile for travel than a great hoodie. Classic Hania style: a generous hooded sweater with a beautiful hand-knit pattern, the ultimate cozy luxury.” Siegfried hooded sweater, $3,200, Hania New York, hanianewyork.com


“This is the book I’ll be traveling with over the holidays: an important read about the negative effects of fast-fashion culture.” Fashionopolis: The Price of Fast Fashion and the Future of Clothes, $28, available at Barnes & Noble, barnesandnoble.com


“Though technically men’s, this collection works across genders. These pants complement my hand knits perfectly and are super comfy for traveling.” Cotton terry drop-rise jogger pant, $1,145, Haider Ackermann, haiderackermann.com