My Capacious Bottega started out as a personal style blog with major assistance from my late husband and I have him to thank for sticking a huge rock of dynamite loaded with self-mastered ambition up my a$$!
Born in Africa but a true child of the world. I currently call the United Kingdom home. A country that has majorly influenced my world-view; the wealth of cultures all jostling for space, disparate voices that carry far translates into my love of all things beautiful. Humanity, travel, literature, art, music and of course fashion.
My professional and academic background is in Applied Arts. I have also done a bit of acting, modeling, writing and lots of teaching.
My Capacious Bottega started out as a photo-journal of me styling me and was also an opportunity to write more frequently. The blog evolved from a pseudo-narcissistic showcase into a full time occupation embracing collaboration and creativity. This ethos of creative collaboration is at the heart of the
I am happy to lend my vision and voice to exciting projects and as such accept styling commissions giddily, fashion production management makes me happy and I am also happy to consider requests for original written fashion content. I am always interested in connecting with Creatives, Designers and PR companies for future collaboration.
Have an idea you want to run by me? Hit me up using any of the means below but EMAIL is still by far the best option.
The intention is to marry a myriad of skills, experience and contacts gained over a decade of working in the creative industry with my ridiculuous eye for fashioned imagery to make magical things happen for the MYCB brand. Do keep an eye out for sister venture; MCB micro label MOSHI LASHI.