Maria Falbo – Interview with the founder of

My job title is… Skateboarder/Fashion PR/ Brand Consultant / Blogger / Designer – variety is the spice of life.

I studied… Design Management for Fashion Retail

I got my job by… Being passionate.

In a typical working day I… go through a lot of emails and eat too many sweets.

The best thing about my job(s) is… (are) travelling the world and getting to meet some rad people.

When I was growing up I wanted to be… a fashion designer/ professional footballer. hahaha ( for real)

I couldn’t do my job without… listening to good music.

My advice to anyone hoping to crack the blogging industry would be… just make it about what you are into. If other people are into it they will follow.
My advice to anyone hoping to start up their own business would be… treat it as fun.

My signature style is… tropical!

And my hero piece for this season is… Sobranie Cocktail Cigs

When I’m in London, my hottest hang-outs are… Dalston Superstore
And when I’m in my hometown I love hanging out at… The Skatepark

I can’t live without… Sun.

My favourite magazine is… Kingpin
I love grabbing my lunch from… BLT in Shoreditch.

On my iPod right now is… deeeeep deeeeep house

As a special treat, I love to… Fine dine.

In five years I’d like to… have just as many stories to tell.

Finally whats in store for Maria and Copson London in 2012… A whole site revamp, new online store, a tropical SS12 collection, some special collaborations and generally somemore tropical growth.

New website coming this summer watch out for this!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s