women. This week was full of such
meetings beginning with an incredible opportunity to sit down and talk with
designer REBECCA MINKOFF, an opportunity given to only three local bloggers thirty
minutes prior to her public appearance at NEIMAN MARCUS. This was one of her stops on a Rebecca
Minkoff road trip (#rmroadtrip) to discuss the spring line from clothes to accessories.
She is an inspiring, creative, business owner and mother of
two. Her three-year-old son was her traveling companion, and she appears to have a strong sense of setting priorities and proper balance.
All three bloggers had questions ready for
our particular target audiences, but it was a privilege to hear her answer all
of the questions.
Texas customers,” she said. “One of my
New York team members is from Texas and I find all ages here still love to look
their best with a touch of glamour.” She
described the Rebecca Minkoff- woman as a sexy tomboy…a dichotomy…a modern
bohemian. In fact, her outfit communicated confident, feminine strength (with an
edge)….in a colorful print RM jacket, tight ripped jeans, and rock n roll
booties. This is the woman she has
reached with success.
to working with her brother, Uri. “I wouldn’t be here without him,” she
said. He is the business mind to her
creative mind. Of course, she admitted
to sibling rivalry moments, but she was happy to report they work well
together. She said business has taught
her the importance of time management, trusting others who work for her, and
taking time to empower others within the company.
teased us with information, “soon everyone will know the female musician who
has inspired the next collection.” She
lights up when talking of the New York she loves so much and color selections,
like her signature blue and persimmon orange.
advice for midlife ladies and above….
wear one main statement piece with supporting players. “Also, know your best assets and show them
off. My mother hates her knees so she
dresses in order to hide them, but has a great chest and shows it off
is one of the quotes on her Pinterest- quotes page, HERE, and all I want to say to
Rebecca is.. you are lovely, and thanks so much for taking some time to sit for a talk!