galleryJoe Zee's Favorite Things04.26.10galleryJoe Zee's Favorite ThingsOn MTV's reality series The City, Elle's creative director Joe Zee is a soothing presence in a sea of insanity. Plus, VIEW OUR GALLERY of Zee's favorite things.04.26.10 5:55 PM ETJoe ZeeHaircutMy weekly ritual for the past 20 years. Here's Eric, the proprietor of Neighborhood Barbers on East 9th Street.Joe ZeeFavorite Past TimeIn my spare time, I'm taking hip-hop classes at Broadway Dance Center, home of the professionals.Joe ZeeMidday SnackDavid Kirsch Thermo Bubbles (pink lemonade flavor, of course) and SmartWater.Joe Zee,Comfort FoodMomofuku ramen noodles (especially for lunch).Joe ZeeArtPhotographs in my apartment range from Thomas Ruff to David Hockney to Diane Arbus. Here, a vintage George Platt Lynes print and a limited edition Jack Pierson print sit under a badge from a recent seminar on pop-culture branding.Joe ZeeDrink of ChoiceIn my fridge right now (and usually), sugar-free Red Bull and Corona—not consumed together, of course.Joe ZeeToysI'm just a kid at heart. In my office are limited editions of skateboards from Supreme, including a signed one from Richard Prince. (No, I do not allow people to use them.)Joe ZeeFootwearMy shoe of choice is a pair of reliable sneakers, generally high-tops.Joe ZeeBagMonogrammed (love!) navy, extra-large LL Bean tote. Gift from my friend, Carter Smith.Joe ZeeGood Luck CharmsPorcelain unicorns from eBay resting on an Hermes plate.Joe ZeeInspirationThe view from my desk with my wall of pages from the magazine.Joe ZeeWineRed is the drink of choice, which includes my favorite everyday wine, Portland's Pinot A to Z.Joe ZeeDollsHandmade Wizard of Oz dolls of the Scarecrow and the Lion that were a gift from the Rodarte designers, Kate and Laura Mulleavy (and a small lamb given to me by Gwen Stefani).Joe ZeeChairMy version of the famous Z Chair, also known as the ZigZag Chair, which was first produced in 1934 by Metz and Company. The perfect statement to greet someone when they first walk into my apartment.Joe ZeeBooksMy collection of photography and art books, including two copies of Larry Clark's The Perfect Childhood, which was banned in the U.S.Joe ZeeBooksMore out-of-print and contemporary photography books.Joe ZeeBootsCanadian steel-toed police boots that I purchased before I moved to New York City almost 20 years ago and I still wear every winter.Joe ZeeDevicesI'm a certified tech geek. My laptop, iPhone, BlackBerry, hard drive, videocamera, headphones, and cords. I can't live without any of this.Joe ZeeLightingThe David Weeks ceiling fixture in my living room was one of the first things installed in my apartment before I moved in.Joe ZeeSportsChanel footballs that were a gift and now sit in my office. They have never been used.