Cara’s story: Day 365

Cara’s story: Day 365

Cara Holland, Founder of Graphic Change Helping individuals and organisations to benefit from the power of working visually Starting out in business, my biggest challenge was self-belief. I was an untrained artist who planned on becoming a professional doodler! I...
Joanne’s story: Day 361

Joanne’s story: Day 361

Joanne Grubb, Founder and Owner of JG Creative  A graphic design and branding agency working across web, print and signage  Going back to live with my parents in my childhood bedroom was never part of my life plan, but I’m so glad I did. The universe put me exactly...
Eleanor’s story: Day 330

Eleanor’s story: Day 330

Eleanor Howie, Founder of Valiant Lingerie A luxury lingerie brand designed for women who have had mastectomies  My mum and aunt (mum’s younger sister) both had breast cancer by the time they were 31. In mum’s case, she had it a second time when pregnant with my...
Syreeta’s story: Day 326

Syreeta’s story: Day 326

Syreeta Challinger, Founder of Moments of Sense and Style (MOSS) A studio and consultancy with wares to inspire – founded on the ethos of courage, beauty and simplicity My passion is design and creative problem-solving – taking a seed of an idea and turning it...
Sherene’s story: Day 318

Sherene’s story: Day 318

Sherene Headley, Founder of MOKKAH A luxurious women’s footwear brand catering to fashion-conscious women who wear extended sizes (UK 8-12) I always loved shoes as a child but as my feet got bigger, I struggled to express myself freely through fashion. I left...
Georgina’s story: Day 316

Georgina’s story: Day 316

Georgina Fihosy, Brand Owner at AfroTouch Design An Afrocentric brand that celebrates West African culture in a unique and colourful way through greetings cards and gift items I’m often asked how I manage to balance having a hectic full-time job; running a household...