Business Owner + Magic Maker

WHAT SHE DOES FOR LOVE: "I love to cook and get creative in the kitchen. I practice yoga and run."

HER STYLE + BEAUTY: "I LOVE Sweaters!  I have designed sweaters for many, many brands, it is the truest form of design, making a garment from a fiber into a structure. I am also obsessed with Uma Oils!"

HER 2015 GOAL: "Find the right investment partner for a JILL LINDSEY HOTEL!"

A LADY SHE ADMIRES: "I admire my mom. She is the most compassionate, honest and loving woman I know! I have learned so much from her, and she has shown me how to follow [my] dreams, work hard and never stop loving!"

Photo: Courtesy Jill Lindsey

Photo: Courtesy Jill Lindsey


NOMINATED BY: Amhalise Morgan

WHY SHE'S A LADY GUN: "Jill Lindsey is a powerhouse. She is like a hummingbird that never stops fluttering. Whether she is running her shop in Fort Greene or going to Nicaragua to produce goods for her store or connecting people and putting together events at her shop. She is great to be around and so very inspiring. She is truly a lady gun!"

 


HER INITIAL REACTION TO HER LADY GUNS NOMINATION: "Blushing, and so filled with love!"

HER FAVORITE PART OF OWNING HER OWN SHOP: "Everything!! Making our product, coming up with our events and being a community center for the neighborhood!"

Photo: Courtesy Jill Lindsey

Photo: Courtesy Jill Lindsey

Photo: Courtesy Jill Lindsey

Photo: Courtesy Jill Lindsey

Photo: Courtesy Jill Lindsey

Photo: Courtesy Jill Lindsey

ON STAYING POSITIVE: "I think the biggest challenge is trusting your gut and following your heart!  There are hard times; there are great times. It's finding the balance of ignoring when there is negativity, being honest with yourself and staying positive in everything you do!"

ON LOVE: "[My] words of wisdom are to LOVE.  Do what you love, spend time with people you love and love yourself!"