Interview with Christina from Mums Handmade
Based in Greece, Mums handmade is a local fashion designer brand of 100% handcrafted knits and crochet items. All our knitters are mothers from all around Greece knitting for us to be able to sustain themselves and their families. We are
focusing in designing and creating big chunky clothes and accessories that will be loved all around the world of fashion.
How old are you?
Christina 33, Andreas 34
What started your passion / blog / job and why do you love what you do?
Personal love for fashion and styling. Love the fact that my job keeps my mind busy and I am always creating.
What is your typical day like?
First coffee. Emails, instagram, photoshoots and thinking.
Do you have any rituals your follow daily?
Coffee is the only ritual of my day at the office. Afternoon, yoga. Each day is a new day.
What are your favourite fashion labels and where do you get inspiration?
I can't really choose one but only my all time favourite Femi Pleasure. My inspiration comes from anything I see, everyday life strolling, travels, scrolling my instagram feed and magazines.
Why do you love fashion?
Love fashion? I was born loving styling and fashion. I could say its just natural.
What is the most exciting thing that has happened to you since starting your business?
We had a proposal to attend the Fashion Weeks of NY, London, Paris and Milan. Plus a huge proposition for a capsule collaboration collection for one of the most famous designers and the first fashion blogger existed worldwide.
What is your favourite quote or piece of advice you have been given?
Just for today, don’t worry, don’t be angry, do your work honestly, be grateful, be
kind to all living beings.
What is your favorite travel destination?
Austria by far.
Where would you like to be in the next 5 years?
Top of the world really.
What is your favorite guilty pleasure?
I have no guilts really.