Give us 3 words to describe you best?
Free, straightforward, scatty
If you were a historical figure who would you be ? What historical event would you want to witness?
I wouldn’t want to go back in time as it sounds like they had it pretty rough. I am most inspired by people like Gandhi whose peaceful protests made a huge difference to the world.
If you could own an art piece what would you choose?
Maria Lassnig, Froschkoenigin
What is your favourite musical era?
David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust era/ Queen Bohemian Rhapsody
What’s your favourite kind of food?
Indian food, but my Mum’s lentil shepherds pie is my all time favourite dish
What do you feel strongly about?
Environmental Issues. Looking after the planet. Zero waste living. Caring for wildlife.
What special skill are you proud of?
I’m pretty good at hand embroidery
Best concert you went to? Concert most looking forward to?
Vampire Weekend at Alexandra Palace (I was blown away by their talent)
If you could invite 3 famous people over for dinner, who would you invite?
David Attenborough and two animals of his choosing
What is your favourite film?
What was your dream job as a kid?
Do you have any hobbies?
Hand embroidery, painting, photography, gardening
What is the first app you check in the morning?
I like to read the posts from the Wildlife Gardening Groups on Facebook while I eat my breakfast.
What is your favourite emoji?
The daisy emoji of course!
What is your most-liked Instagram photo?
A sample of denim patchwork that I had sewn in India. I was running a demonstration at the Surajkund International Crafts Fair
What is your favourite season? And Why?
Late spring- June is the best month to be outside. I love seeing all the flowers come back to life.
If you could go anywhere on holiday, where would you go?
I have never been to Italy, I would love to go.
What are your top 3 Instagram accounts to follow?
@mayabeano @yanskates @wilddaisyuk
If you could have any animal as your pet, what would you choose?
What is the best thing about where you are from?
The wildlife that visits my garden. We have a very sweet family of squirrels that I have got to know very well.
What do you like about London? Paris? Barcelona?
I love how multicultural and busy London is. I love to meet chatty tourists
What is the first thing you will save in a fire?
Family first of course but maybe afterwards photographs
What's the last thing you thought about before you went to sleep last night ?
I always sit and look at my plants on the windowsill before I draw the curtains and go to bed
What is your favourite Disney Movie?
Sleeping Beauty, but The Little Mermaid has the best songs!
What was the most risky decision you ever made in your life?
To give up my bar job to follow my dreams in fashion.
What book would you recommend for others to read?
Alice in Wonderland
What is your favourite spot in the world?
I have a favourite spot in The Chilterns but the exact location is a secret