Caroline de Benoist, jewel designer

This week, we are happy to meet Caroline de Benoist, mother of 3 children and former jurist, who has just launched her eponymous jewelry brand. I have known Caroline for a few years and I’m totally in love with her delicate, refined and colorful creations …. just like her. This change of activity, her creative impulse and the beauty of her jewels made me want to know more about this project and share with you this beautiful portrait of a ‘working…

Chrystèle, French designer

This Monday, Chrystèle, French designer of the lovely lifestyle brand La Girafe, is inviting us to her home to talk about her work, her projects and her family organization. This 43 years-old woman, mother of two teenage girls, lives with her husband in the Beaujolais, in the middle of the vines (near Lyon). A choice of life away from the city, but that remains hyper connected, with many trips to Paris. *** Can you describe your everyday work ? I have several…

Delphine, student in family mediation

For our new ‘Mum at Work’ interview, we’re meeting a student mum. Delphine, 45, resumes her studies to become a family mediator, after working as a lawyer and taking care of her children. She is married and is a mother of 3, two girls and a boy, aged 17, 15 and 12 years. She lives in Paris. She tells us about her life choices, her studies and her family life. *** What was your activity before studying family mediation? Initially, I studied Law and worked as a lawyer in…

Berta, restaurant owner in Barcelona

Today, I’m very happy to meet a mother full of great energy and projects ! Berta, 42, is the mother of three kids (10, 8 and 5 years-old) and manages a successful restaurant in Barcelona, Parking Pizza, with her husband Marcos. After a career in the catering industry, she decided to change her work to try to reconcile it with family life, but without forgetting her passion for catering. Berta tells us here about her passion, her projects and her daily…

Amanda Jane Jones, designer

Today, we’re lucky to start again our ‘Mum at Work’ interviews with the talented Amanda Jane Jones who was at the origin of Kinfolk magazine. This 30 years-old woman is the mum of two kids : little Jane, 3 years-old, and baby Miles, 9 months. She’s married to Cree, a PhD student at the Unversity of Chicago. She tells us here about her professional career and her family life. A slow way of conceiving work and motherhood… *** What was…

Madeleine Ably, French designer

Today I am very happy to interview Madeleine Ably, the designer of the new fashion brand Sixsoeurs. This 38 years-old Parisian designer is also the mother of three children : a 18 years-old girl, a 7 year old boy and a 5 year-old girl. As you can imagine, her days are rather dense and varied … She tells us here the genesis of her project, what she enjoys in it and how she manages to reconcile daily work and family life ……

Skye Mc Alpine, food blogger

Today, we’re so lucky to meet a wonderful creative mum who cooks, styles and takes wonderful photographs! Skye Mc Alpine, 32, lives between London and Venice. She’s got one son, Aeneas, who is now three and a half years old. She tells us here all about her work and her wonderful food blog From my dining table, which is now very famous. *** How did  you have the idea to create your food blog? I was studying for a PhD in Ancient…

Eugénie de Mortemart, designer & illustrator

This Monday, we’re meeting a very creative mum with many projects. Eugenie, 36, is both a designer and an illustrator. She lives in Paris with her husband and her two children, Elie, 7, and Olga, 3 years old. Here she talks about her work, her hobbies and her family life. Full of life and inspiring! *** What is your job ? I am both a designer and an illustrator. My work as a stylist mainly consists in photographing, arranging sceneries, playing with shapes and colors, but…

Fanny Moizant, founder of ‘Vestiaire Collective’

This Monday, after two weeks of Winter holidays, we meet a very inspiring mum, Fanny Moizant, who founded Vestiaire Collective, a famous online shop you’ve certainly  already heard of 😉 … She manages this digital firm from London, where she lives with her husband, Michael, and her two daughters Jeanne and Louise, 9 and 10 years old. Fanny tells us how the idea of launching Vestiaire Collective came to her mind, and how she organises her daily life  as a working mum.  *** How did you…

Mum at work : Célia, La Coqueta’s founder

Today, let’s meet Celia Muñoz, 38, who founded the lovely children’s clothing brand La Coqueta in 2013. This Spanish mum lives in London with her husband and her five children : Flavia (7), Lucas (6), Siena (5), Bosco (4), and Hugo (3). She tells us  here her wonderful adventure, as a business woman and as a mum… A positive and sincere vision of work …and life! ***   What did you do before creating La Coqueta Kids? My academic background is in…