Receptionist sent home from PwC for not wearing high heels

Unfortunately we have read several headlines like this one over the past year. Especially shocking was the case of Nicola Thorp who was told to leave on her first day at City accountancy firm after refusing to wear shoes with a 2-4in heel.

We firmly believe that you can look both elegant and professional wether you decide to wear flat shoes or high heels. And as long as you feel comfortable wearing them. It’s time to bring a fresh air to the corporate offices. 🙂

Link to the full article on the Guardian : http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2016/may/11/receptionist-sent-home-pwc-not-wearing-high-heels-pwc-nicola-thorp

 

We got nominated for the Emotion award!! <3

We have BIG news for you!!!! We got nominated for the Hand in Hand award for great teamwork by the Emotion magazine – one of the leading magazines for working women in Germany!

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We feel so honored and grateful to be part of it! What an exciting journey so far and we can’t wait for the final result! Thank you to the Emotion magazine and everyone believing in us !!! 🙂 🙂 The winning team wins 5000 EUR that we would use entirely to produce the perfect workbag for you. In between please cross your fingers for us and our project ❤ ❤ ❤

Link: https://community.emotion.de/emotion-award-17/de-DE/abstimmen

 

 

 

 

Everything works better with a glass of wine ;-)

Still life of a romantic evening in our house with candle light and a glass of red wine … sewing our Mojo prototype together with my husband 😉

 

After producing our first prototype we received a lot of feedback from you. Positive ones that really motivated us to continue, but also some negative comments about the size and the weight of the bag. As such we decided to take one step back and re-work the design process. Optimizing the size and the weight of the bag will be crucial before going into production.

It is our aim to fine-tune and rework the design countless times until we fall in love with our own product. That is not a small goal we set us there but we are prepared to do everything to create the perfect business bag for you 😉 But may be you can help us by naming below in the comment section the bags you carry and consider optimal in size? This would really help us designing the business bag suited to your needs 🙂

Many thanks and greetings,

Nina & Ilaria