Natalie Alcala is the quintessential LA Lady. She is a fabulous writer and heads up an organization that empowers women and specifically mothers that are part of the Fashion industry, Fashion Mamas. As a member, I can appreciate what she does and the amazing support and guidance Natalie and the group provide me for TELEGRAPH AVE.
What sparked your interest in Kids' Fashion?
My son, Diego! I love dressing him like a mini adult but with a carefree, kid-like flavor.
What's your favorite quote/mantra to live by?
Work hard, play hard
What is the biggest lesson you have learned since you started your business?
Dr. Seuss said it best, "Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive that is youer than you."
What advice would you give to aspiring women entering the industry?
I always say this, but it's because I truly believe it: Work hard in silence, let your success be your noise.
What's the next big step for your business? What can we expect to see in the near future?
Our inaugural Mamas Making It Summit is taking place in LA on July 8th! The day long event will feature six panels and six experiences. Breakfast and lunch will be served, we'll be gifting our attendees with a ton of treats, and everyone will go home with with a newfound motivation to take their businesses to the next level. If you're interested in attending, please see more info here: www. fashionmamas.com/summit