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September 25, 2018

5-minutes-interview: I've come so far in the fashion world, yet it was a hobby

Wanjiru
Wanjiru

I’m good at..........fashion, design and modelling.

I’m very bad at...........starting conversations.

The last book I enjoyed reading is...............Gifted Hands by Ben Carson.

The most surprising thing that happened to me is...............getting this far in this industry. This was just a hobby.

A common misconception of me is....................................I am not fully Kenyan.

My worst childhood fears were..................spiders and crawling insects.

My ideal night out is.........at an adventurous place where I can explore different cultures and their modes of dressing.

In moments of weakness................I cry out to God to give me endurance.

In another life I’d have been..........an air hostess.

If I was a politician, I would..............put a positive touch to humanity. I am already headed there.

The best age to be is..............20. At this age one is mature enough to make life decisions and take responsibility.

The best part of my job is.............................creating new clothing designs and people wearing them.

Living leaders I most admire...........US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton. I love women who are in power and excelling.

My greatest achievement is.............................building my own foundation by believing I can be who I want to be and my past cannot prevent that.

My greatest regret is.........................none.

My greatest possession is........................my passion and zeal for fashion.

If I was to die in five minutes, my last words would be.................thank you, God. It is well.

Margaret Wanjiru is a professional model and designer at Skritchy Nation Designs.

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