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...
Lettie’s story: Day 126

Lettie’s story: Day 126

Lettie Pattinson, Co-Founder and CEO of The Design Studio (TDS) A daughter-mother duo who specialise in creating handmade one-of-a-kind clothing and accessories Mum lectured in fashion textiles for more than 20 years, so I grew up around the industry to some extent....
Bhavini’s story: Day 117

Bhavini’s story: Day 117

Bhavini Lakhani, Founder of B81 Designs A freelance graphic designer specialising in branding and all things design from brief to print Drawing on walls aged five, it was my destiny I’d do something creative when I grew up! Working as a print graphic designer for a...
Ashlea’s story: Day 64

Ashlea’s story: Day 64

Ashlea Atigolo, Founder of EBYAK The first female fashion designer to create the UK’s first men’s sustainable streetwear collection  Prior to forging a career in the fashion industry, I spent 15 years working in education. Some people reasonably assume...