What’s good, America? GRAZIA USA asks fashion industry leaders and influential voices to share their secrets to a life well-lived: from the small delights of daily coffee orders to thought-provoking literature and more complex topics like sustainability and social activism. Welcome to #GOODQuestions.

Here, we chat with fashion designer Simone Rocha about her Fall Winter 2021 collection unveiled during London Fashion Week.

#GOODQuestions With Simone Rocha

#GOODSource
How was the process of sourcing and designing different this season compared to past seasons?
More focused.

#GOODInspo
Who or what was the source of inspiration for the collection?
The winter roses.

#GOODLuck
Do you have any day of show rituals that bring you good luck?
I carry my Chinese lucky money from my dad.

#GOODLooks
What’s your favorite look or piece from the collection and why?
The leather coat – Look 2.

#GOODCause
In what way do you hope your collection makes a positive impact?
That people have something strong and feminine to wear coming out of difficult times.

#GOODMemories
Tell us about a favorite fashion week memory.
Post show in the Guinea Grill pub with all my friends, collaborators, and team.

#GOODViews
What were you watching most while designing this season?
Normal People.

#GOODMusic
Current fave songs you listened to while working on this collection?
Paul by Girl Band.

#GOODVibes
Who in your life brings you good vibes and positive energy every day?
My daughter Valentine.

#GOODBye2020
What won’t you miss about last year?
Home schooling.

#GOODReads
What’s the last good book you read?
The Mothers by Brit Bennett.

#GOODEats
What is your fave recipe to make?
Baking a Victoria Sponge.

#GOODLife
Define what a good life means to you.
A healthy and happy family.

#GOODNight
What is the last thing you do before bed?
Turn off my phone.

thoughts?