Story by Paul Aguirre-Livingston. Illustration by Ayalah Hutchins.
In your experience, what does it take to be a good businesswoman?
“Have a willingness to learn from everyone around you. Practice focus, self reliance and patience. Be stubborn and do it your own way.”
What’s a favourite vintage find that you’ll never ever part with?
“The list is never-ending, really, and includes glass beads, quilts, vintage lingerie, crochet dresses, suede chaps, 1950s denim, 1940s fringe suede jacket(s), bathing costumes from all eras, cotton hippie dresses, ‘80s patent leather hip-high stiletto boots…”
Any advice for a novice vintage shopper?