Where are you right now?
East Hampton.

What is your current state of mind?
Relaxed, as I am on holiday.

Where do you feel most at home?
New York and the English countryside.

Why fashion?
Fashion is a passion and a part of me. Even if I wasn’t working in the industry, I would still be obsessing over a shoe or boot.

What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given?
Be yourself and follow your instincts.

What was the biggest risk you’ve ever taken?
Launching my own shoe brand.

If I wasn’t a designer, I would have liked to be…
I studied to be a film set designer. So, I guess I would have followed that path.

What is your perfect idea of happiness? When and are were you happiest?
Being with my two boys.

If you could change one thing about yourself what would it be?
Stop being so scatty.

What is your greatest fear?
Not being in control.

What is your greatest extravagance?
Antiques.

What was the last thing you bought?
Rag and Bone bright blue jeans.

What are you reading right now?
Life by Keith Richards.

What was the last thing you read?
Furious Love: Elizabeth Taylor Richard Burton The Marriage of the Century

What as the last film you watched?
Rio.

If your life could be a film, which would it be?
Company of Wolves.

What sites do you visit everyday?
Vogue.com.

What is your most treasured possession?
A Galle wooden table with carved dragonflies for legs.

What would you like to be reincarnated as?
A Cat.

What makes you laugh?
My children and I think it is good to laugh at yourself sometimes.

Which question do you most dread being asked?
How old are you?