Lily Fortescue

5 MINUTES WITH...

Lily Fortescue

We got chatting with Lily Fortescue, Founder of @officially.worn, about what’s keeping her sane during the lockdown.

WHERE ARE YOU WRITING THIS?

In bed , watching daytime TV, guilt free (ish!)

 

WHERE ARE YOU DREAMING OF GOING AS SOON AS THE QUARANTINE ENDS?

Can’t WAIT to go to get a coffee from anywhere at this point and being able to hang out with people!!!

 

WHAT QUOTE/ MANTRA / MINDFULNESS GO TO IS GETTING YOU THROUGH THIS?

Take each day at a time...

During this time, it’s so easy to get scared and disheartened by the uncertainty of how long we will be “locked in for” - but taking it a day at a time eliminates all anxiety, and focuses on making each day as good as it can be ! 

 

WHAT IS KEEPING YOU LAUGHING? 

My albino white chihuahua, Margarita - I am obsessed with her. 

 

WHAT WON’T YOU EVER TAKE FOR GRANTED AGAIN POST QUARANTINE?

Being able to do an online Ocado without waiting 1 year for delivery of 5 hours to access the site ....!

 

WHAT SMALL BUSINESSES ARE YOU LOVING AND WOULD LIKE TO GIVE A SHOUT TO?

My sisters jewellery company; Rosie fortescue jewellery & my friend Alice Laws life coach business Lawali Life! 

 

WHAT RESTAURANT WILL BE YOUR FIRST MEAL POST QUARANTINE?

Zuma - sushi... & colbert - veal escalope , chips and mash. 

 

WE ARE CALLED THE DECK – WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE CARD GAME?

Shit head!

 

WHAT WOULD YOU DREAM SUIT LOOK LIKE?

A slight shoulder pad , low V jacket and a high waisted cropped trouser with stiletto 

 

WHAT ARE YOU WATCHING ON NETFLIX?

Tiger king it’s unreal 

 

WHAT ARE YOU READING?

Watching you - Lisa Jewel

 

CAN YOU TELL US ABOUT YOUR SKINCARE REGIME? THE PRODUCTS YOU CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT?

I use everything by Dr Zo (obagi) I cleanse / tone / serum (c) and moisturise and exfoliate once a week! 

 

YOUR GO TO VITAMINS?

Vitamin D / omegas / selenium / vitamin C

 

WHAT IS YOUR HOME WORKOUT OF CHOICE?  

Post back surgery I’m very limited - Melissa Wood health is Amazing for low impact feel good long lean lines kind of workouts... I have an amazing Pilates teach called Lisa who’s amazing and giving me tonnes of at home stuff to do. You can’t beat a good walk either. 

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