9 Questions with the creators of Vanina

9 Questions with the creators of Vanina
Joanne Hayek and Tatiana Fayad, co-founders of Vanina, give us a little insight into their lives as designers and what inspires them to keep doing what they love.

-If you had to choose one word to describe each other, what would it be?

J: Inspiring
T: One-of-a-kind

- What word best describes the brand?

J: Surprising
T: Whimsical

- What is your favorite Vanina collection?

J: I love them all
T: ‘Conserved’, our unique series of evening bags made of tin cans

- What are some words you live by?

J: Be grateful. Live passionately.
T: “Not all of us can do great things, but we can do small things with great love” – Mother Theresa

- Where do you go for some peace and quiet?

J: In the water
T: Our little family home in the mountains

- What is your favorite thing about Paris?

J: Its light
T: The smell of baked croissants in the morning

- How often do you go dancing?

J: Every evening in the elevator
T: Twice a week at my pole dancing classes!

- If you were a dessert, which would it be?

J: Profiteroles
T: Salted caramel ice cream

- What is your favorite flower?

J: Dandelions
T: Dahlias

- What’s on the top of your bucket list?

J: The whole bucket list
T: See the northern lights