We’ve been crushing on contemporary luxury label Rebecca Vallance for a while now, so it was only justified that we sat down with the talented designer behind the label to discuss her journey. With an unmatched talent for creating stylish pieces that resonate with every style connoisseur, these are wardrobe essentials that transcend the barriers of time and season. Read on to discover what inspires Rebecca, what her usual day looks like and her insider tips.
The Journey Thus Far
Rebecca: Eight years ago, I started Rebecca Vallance whilst I was living in London. I felt there was a gap in the market for chic dresses with a strong fashion twist in the high end contemporary space. I always wanted the Rebecca Vallance brand to be stocked at the best international retailers globally and adored by a global customer which it is fortunately.
The Many Sources of Inspiration
Rebecca: I’m constantly looking at the world around me. Each season my inspiration is different. Often I’ll be influenced by travel, places and strong women and their stories. Most seasons I have a particular women in mind and the journey that she’s on.
An Usual Day in Team Rebecca Vallance’s Life
Rebecca: Intense and super busy ! We’re always jumping from design meetings, to PR, to finance, it never stops. We’re always working on 4 collections at any one time so it’s all system go and never a dull moment. We have a great time doing it however.
The Brand 5 Years From Now
Rebecca: We’re always striving for Global Domination!
The Insider Tip for Aspiring Designers
Rebecca: Get as much experience as you can working for other designers before wanting to branch out on your own. Being a designer isn’t for the faint hearted. Never underestimate how much hard work it truly is.
Follow Rebecca Vallance: @rebeccavallance