What do you do?
I design clothes.
Tell me something about your hometown.
It’s where I did most things for the first time ...
It has a pond.
Mould on food and denim shorts over leggings. And wrists. I have a funny thing about wrists.
Who influences you?
The majority of human beings.
Describe your world in three words?
Very lucky human.
Favourite video on Youtube/Vimeo?
What keeps you up at night?
Being broke! I spend all my money on samples.
Two people you'd really like to work with?
Richard Branson - For the business advice
Suggest us another cool designer or artist we could interview?
My good friend Elysia Byrd is an INCREDIBLE artist. She's going to be a big deal someday soon: http://www.elysiabyrd.co.uk
Your three favourite websites?
www.gizoogle.net (changes the language to hiphop slang!)
www.drapersonline.com (Fashion business Online whoop! - I hope to be a good business woman one day)
Your favourite city?
NYC, NYC, NYC
Your favourite photo?
It was taken on a disposable camera and it got very wet and this was one of the only pictures that came out! I love it - theres so much going on. Lots of little stories if you look at it closely.
AND this one …
Sorry I couldn't choose - I just love this!
The last photo you took (cellphone/camera/…)?
I’ve attached the genuine two last photos I took, instead of trying to be cool here. This first one was at the Vampire Weekend gig last night and the second is a stranger's shoes on the subway this morning! I like them.
Fill in the blank, “When I am in my studio, I feel ___________.”
What is your favourite book/novel/…?
‘Le Scaphandre et le Papillon’. I like to pretend that I can still read French as well as I used to - but truthfully I read the English version now!
Do you collect something?
Postcards. From everywhere I travel. I want to get a postcard spinning rack like you see in shops and fill it with postcards from all the places I've been.
If you could make a master mix-tape of music that is inspiring you at the moment, what would it include?
Catfish & The Bottlemen
I think I need to make that mix tape. Right now ...
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