How many times have you had a brilliant idea? A really loud and hard to ignore one, like your brain was a pot and inside of it lay rainbow. And you got so excited about it that your heart raced as you thumbed notes to yourself in your phone. “I can do this,” you probably said.
…I’m too busy.
…I’m not good enough.
We all do it — it’s just that the difference between a doer and a thinker is a doer never talks herself out of her dreams. But what if you finally ran out of excuses? What if you pulled out your now-dusty notebook, flipped through the pages replete with your wishful thoughts, your flights of fancy, and you stared them right in the eye and took them seriously?
In this edition of The Chatroom, Leandra speaks to Rosie Assoulin, winner of the 2015 CFDA Swarovski Award for Womenswear, about the moment she realized though she might be able to shake the girl out of the dream, she couldn’t shake the dream out of the girl. Or the silk faille tops!
You’re guaranteed to fall in love with the designer, but where you may find yourself surprised is at how inspired you feel after watching.
Now go on — chase.