I was born in a tiny cottage in Santa Barbara with hedges, white
flowers and a cockatiel, the Queen waved to me from her carriage on my
Raised to Paul Simon’s Graceland & liked eating
raspberries. Wanted to be British and made movies of myself singing show
tunes alone in Hawaiian shirts. Named my cat Robin Hood and walked to
school in a yellow raincoat. Touched snails skin and chewed on sour
grass. Fell asleep to the sound of my parents watching “Cheers” and
laughing, tucked into soft sheets and happy. Had a crush on a different
boy every year and wore sunflower spandex shorts while listening to Ace
of Base. Danced in a play in Jr High and wrote my name on the locker in
sharpie. Went to Africa at 14 and followed a lion pack for a week. Had
braces and a Roxy t-shirt. High School appeared and found me with long
blonde hair pretending to surf and obsessed with theater. A confusing
combination. Went to Santa Cruz to study theater and walked through the woods
slightly depressed. Moved to Los Angeles to attend Father’s alma matter,
was distracted though highly entertained by eccentric professors and
handsome friends. Went to football games in a college sweater and sang
Tusk by Fleetwood Mac. Joined every club in an effort to be like Max
Fisher, sat on the fountain from The Graduate and romanticized my
Started Wildfox and after a year stood under our first
billboard on Sunset, swam in a pool at night in a full moon. Moved to
Beachwood Canyon and drank lemonade on the weekends, found a stray
coyote and fed him steak from my window.
Met a boy with long hair and married him in the Bahamas in the sand.
15 things that make her happy:
1. Overcast days, driving in the rain 2. Ordering room service and jumping on the bed. 3. British comedy 4. Handwritten letters in the mail 5. Family dinners & board games 6. Summer, when the sun goes down at 9pm and it smells like flowers in Beachwood. 7. In N Out 9. Stopping the car to take a picture 9. Tiny puppies 10. Lemonade Stands 11. Watching movies in the bath 12. Harry Potter 13. Hotels in Palm Springs 14. Wine & Brussel Sprouts at La Poubelle 15. Anton
Was disappointed with SS12 but this excites me so much. Silk and velvet shirts and jumpsuits and knits and wool with leather patches and dungaree straps and slits with zips and all the prints with little (or sometimes big) crosses on it. Yes.
I am a freelance graphic designer in Brighton. I love working for fashion, retail, beauty, jewellery brands. I make cake toppers and vinyl wall stickers, all which are personalisable so please get in touch, firstname.lastname@example.org or click through to my shop below.