My personal ambition remains the same - to be creative, to be modern, to stay one step ahead, to enjoy life.
Positivity is like a muscle: keep exercising it, and it becomes a habit.
Never forget that you only have one opportunity to make a first impression - with investors, with customers, with PR, and with marketing.
One of my goals is that, at a dinner party some time in the future, someone will say, 'Oh, my nephew is starting a ready-to-wear brand', and 20 people will turn around and say, 'Is he? Can we invest?' in the same way that, now, if you were to say, 'My nephew is starting a mobile app,' everyone would say, 'Oh, smashing! Can I invest?'
Always go into meetings or negotiations with a positive attitude. Tell yourself you're going to make this the best deal for all parties.
The interesting thing about London is that there are always stylish surprises around every corner.
Having the positive belief that it will all be O.K. just means that you hustle and make it work because failure is not even an option in your own mind.
If you want success, be unique.
What seems like a crazy idea today eventually grows. It's a 'with hindsight' thing. One day, someone will turn around and say, 'That was genius.'
I don't have a mentor in the strict definition. I take as much advice and inspiration as I can from the people I am close to.