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08 March 2019

Bossing it: The Leading Ladies behind Amara’s top brands answer our burning questions

To celebrate International Women’s Day Amara asked leading designers questions from what advice they’d give their younger selves, to the biggest business mistakes they’ve made and how they fixed them, meet the women behind some of your favourite interior brands…

Alexia’s answered below:

What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?

The best advice I was ever given was to trust one’s own instinct. If you can’t do that then you’re sailing your own ship through life without navigation. One’s inner instinct is fundamental to knowing what it is you like and what you don’t like. What is wrong and what is right. Furthermore, always think to yourself that you can do better. The day you think you’ve reached your highest potential is the day you stop creating. One must always keep the bar above one’s head; striving forwards with momentum and passion. That’s what keeps the creative flame burning.

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