Jamie Herzlinger believes in mixing haute couture and ripped jeans, and works well within the framework of already established teams, whereby the builder and the architect are already on board.
Homedit: Were you always interested in design? Tell us about the moment when you decided this is the way to go.
Jamie Herzlinger: Growing up in a family of four generations involved in designer women’s clothing, I’ve always had an interest in design. I knew that it was going to give me a broader opportunity to work in design as interior design focuses not only on furnishings but lifestyle. I had a client that loved and personally wore all of my clothing and had asked me to design their home. This was 20 years ago, I gave up fashion and I’ve never looked back.