Ashlee Va.

  

“My words of wisdom for other women are to be happy and positive, always!”

Shoes: Converse
Leggings: Brandy Melville
Top: Victoria Secret
Jacket: Levi’s
Purse: Delux

Daphne Me.

  

“I’m an artist and a mother. I like to make beautiful things and enrich people’s lives. Lately I’m into designing comfortable living spaces and am working with an interior designer. I strive to inspire others with design.”

Pants: Ross
Sweater: Thrift Town
Shoes: Sway

Morgan Mo.

  

“I really love connecting people. I enjoy getting like-minded individuals together with similar interests to help them inspire one another.”

Pants: J. Crew
Shirt: Zara
Scarf: H&M
Sweater: Barneys New York
Purse: Botkier

Catherine

  

“I want to travel the world to see the undiscovered!”

Shoes: Aldo
Jeans: DL 1961
Shirt: Zara
Glasses: Grandma’s

Julie

  

“I strive to live my best life everyday. I am constantly trying to ensure that I’m doing my best for myself and those around me.”

Shoes: Sigerson Morrison
Jeans: Rich & Skinny
Top: Wren

Ginny

  

“When it comes to fashion, the Free People catalog really inspires me. I love how casual and effortless their fashion is. In life, I love witty humor and funny people. They make my day better.”

Shorts: Urban Outfitters
Shirt: Unknown
Kimono: Free People

Kate

  

What are you passionate about?

“I love interior design, psychology, festivals, and hanging out with friends.”

What is it you love about interior design?

“I am studying Feng Shui, and I am fascinated by the focus on individual energy that exists within the art of positioning one’s belongings. It all relates to a person’s specific Chinese element and allows them to create their own environment.”

Skirt: Bali
Top: Curious
Belly Ring: Amazon

Caroline

  

“I’m working towards getting my yoga certification. I am excited to share the yoga lifestyle and mentality with the masses. Yoga is something that brings peace of mind to my life and I hope that, by teaching, I will be able to share the positive effects of the practice with others.”

Boots: Target
Dress: Urban Outfitters
Hat: My Dad’s!

Tasha

  

I love your skirt!

“Thank you, I bought it in Nepal. I just returned from there recently.”

What makes you go!?

“Lately, I am passionate about alternative medicine.”

What type of alternative wellness?

“Specifically herbal health, women’s health, and meditation. I would like to become a naturopathic doctor or a mid-wife.”

Skirt: Nepal
Top: Australia

Sam

  

“I work in fashion and I love seeing small designers who are strong enough to do their own thing. There is such a divide between large clothing companies and independent designers; it takes a lot of courage to make it in the industry when you are just starting out. I have a lot of respect for those who take the risk and make it happen.”

Skirt: Flea Market
Shirt: American Apparel

Demi

  

Your jewelry is beautiful.

“Thank you! I made it all myself.”

Are you a jewelry designer?

“No, I just enjoy making pieces for myself sometimes.”

Are you inspired by creative endeavors?

“Actually, I am inspired by humor. I feel like laughing is a sort of medicine. I feel that when I’m happy, I’m able to make the world a better place.”

Shoes: Consignment Store
Pants: Target
Top: Goodwill

Morgana

  

“I am passionate about what I do for a living and about living a healthy, active life. I work for Ancestry.com, which is incredible interesting. To remain fit I rock climb, rollerblade, hike, run, and practice yoga, amongst other things. I am also passionate about loving the people around me.”

Shirt: Joie
Headband: Music Festival

Priscilla

  

“I am in the food distribution business.  I export organic foods to countries in Asia, mostly staple foods chefs use. Food production in Asia is not on the same level as it is here. I am passionate about healthy living and spreading this knowledge so others can make healthy choices, as well.”

Shoes: Taiwan Street Market
Pants: Lululemon
Shirt: Japan
Jacket: Aritzia
Scarf: Boutique in France

Joyce

  

“I am studying web design and absolutely love it. I feel like I’m in an entirely other digital world which allows me to create whatever I want while using my artistic skills.”

Shirt: Express
Pants: Zara
Jacket: Zara

Claire

  

“I’m an immigration lawyer, so I’m very passionate about immigrant rights. I do a lot of pro-bono work with kids, getting them out of bad situations and setting them up with a new life and new opportunities. This is the best part of my job and it brings me a lot of joy.”

Shoes: Steve Madden
Dress: J. Crew
Sweater: Ann Taylor
Purse: Furla
Glasses: Ray Ban

Dina

  

“I am passionate about food. I’m a pastry chef and I had a home cake business in North Carolina. The laws in California make it difficult to run a business out of your home, so I have found other ways of making money. I actually prefer it this way, as I love to gift desserts out to my friends; I never liked asking for money from people.”

Shoes: Gifted
Skirt: Thrift Shop
Sweater: H&M
Scarf: Ambiance
Jacket: bebe

Sherry

  

“I am a marketing student here in the city. I recently moved here from Taiwan and would like to stay here if I am able to find a job. I love exploring everywhere & experiencing new things. This city is very inspiring.”

All Clothing from Taiwan

Talia

  

“There is nothing like a good friend; end of story. (Smiles) I wouldn’t even be here talking to you if it weren’t for my girlfriend!”

Shoes: Teva
Jeans: J. Brand
Shirt: Anthropolgie

Samantha

  

“My Mom and I have matching green heart tattoos. We got them together after my brother passed away, in his memory. It is a green heart because that was his favorite color.”

Dress: Anthropologie
Scarf: Marc Jacobs
Jacket: Zara
Glasses: Marc Jacobs

Heidi

  

“Learning is inspiring to me. I like people to introduce me to new things that enrich my life or further me as an individual. Learning makes me go!”

Tank: Men’s Simple Cotton Tank
Jacket: J. Crew
Purse: Marc Jacobs

Morgan

  

“5 inspirational qualities I strive to possess, and which I look for in the people I surround myself with: Laughter, Bravery, Honesty, Confidence, and Intelligence. Having quality people in your life can help fuel creativity; I recently finished recording my first solo album, White Sea, and I am grateful for the support of my wonderful friends and family.”

Hat: Lovely Bird
Dress: T. Bags

Katherine

  

“What I do for a living makes me want to wake up every morning. I work for a company that develops treatments for cancer patients; it is extremely inspiring and gratifying, especially when you realize the impact you are making in someone’s life.”

Shoes: Valentino
Jeans: J. Brand
Top: Joie
Glasses: Tom Ford

Monique

  

“I’m very into the 1950′s era. I feel like I was born in the wrong year. I listen to the music from that time period and wear my hair and clothing in 50s fashion without even trying to.”

Shoes: My Grandma’s Garage
Skirt: Thrift Shop
Top: Thrift Shop
Glasses: Target

Go Girl hits the streets to interview passionate, fashionable women

  

“Fashion should be timeless. I don’t like trendy clothing. I’m into black because it never goes out of style.”

Glasses: The Row
Sweater: Zara