Leila’s story: Day 222

Leila’s story: Day 222

Leila Vibert-Stokes, Founder of Leila Vibert-Stokes Ltd A print designer and digital illustrator specialising in colourful, sustainable and nature-inspired home interiors After graduating from Central Saint Martins with a degree in Fashion in 2009, I’d already started...
Helena’s story: Day 197

Helena’s story: Day 197

Helena Loakman, Co-Founder of Fact + Fiction Designers of next-generation handbags that make women’s lives easier wherever their day takes them I was working in PR and marketing for a sports and lifestyle agency based in Central London when the idea struck me...
Anna’s story: Day 192

Anna’s story: Day 192

Anna van der Feltz, Founder of Anna van der Feltz Creative A highly experienced graphic designer who specialises in helping her clients creatively tell their brand story both on and offline I’ve had a couple of pivot points which totally altered my perspective on life...
Judith’s story: Day 156

Judith’s story: Day 156

Judith Todd, Founder of Homestyle4U Property Styling Specialising in personal styling and interior design for your home I never expected to be moving back in with my mother and relaunching my business at the age of 56, but I honestly couldn’t be happier! I quit my job...
Sian’s story: Day 154

Sian’s story: Day 154

Sian Martin, Creative Director at MDM Creative A small but dynamic design house offering cost-effective services to both national and EMEA clients At the end of 1999, my then employer – one of the world’s biggest video game companies – decided to outsource its design...
Jo’s story: Day 139

Jo’s story: Day 139

Jo Pickering, Co-Founder of Kabo Creative A two-woman team offering website and graphic design services to clients in the UK and beyond At school leaving age, I’d trained in art and design. Being creative was all I wanted to do, but when there’s bills to worry about...