"Digital can help spread words but in the end “words of mouth” through experiences and strong local networks are extremely important to me"- Mariko
Designer, Neo Khama, talks about her journey from being a law student to launching her design agency in Hong Kong and shares her tips on being a self-taught designer, starting a career and business in a foreign country and the importance of taking risks.
"Art Directors have the reputation of just making things pretty—they show up, do some styling and that’s it. But I really think that the aesthetic, no matter how strong it is, is irrelevant if it’s not rooted in an idea that will live longer than a visual trend." - Monica
"For a lot of people procrastination is negative, for a perfectionist, like me, who never knows when to stop, procrastinating on something is actually ok. It means you’re going to give more time and space to the thing you are working on." - Erin
Launched in 2010 in London, with the mission to inspire creativity and share happiness, Oh Comely is a little gem filled with sleek photography and insightful articles.
The power of good stories, the importance of finding your passion and taking the first step to do something great.
"My desire to build relationships in Uganda as well as make a positive impact on the community became a reality when I realized I could offer a sustainable income to artisans, challenge them to create high-quality products and expose them to the global market." - Courtney
Much of a creative project’s success lies on eliminating the superfluous and focusing on the essential. Same goes for business and life.