who are you?
i’m maikel tawadros, 27 years old, creative director and owner of maikel tawadros.
what do you work with?
clothing – womenswear with an avant garde feel.
what inspires you?
uhh… a lot of things. people, nature, anatomy, architecture.
favorite items on your desk?
definitely my stuffed barn owl.
what is the most important item on your desk, besides your computer that you can’t live without?
again, my stuffed barn owl and my old madonna figurine that dates back to the fifties. my mom bought it for me from an antiquarian in cairo who specializes in fine italien art, and of course my aloe vera plants.
show us your current moodboard.
where is your creative spot?
my office actually gets my creative mind rolling but i also love to stroll through østre anlæg and just look at all the beautiful trees and flowers. it gives me some kind of calmness and focus.
wishful thinking. what is your dream item for the office desk?
a new table lamp from ‘la lampe gras’ model 317 in matt black. it’s so beautiful and so me.
how does a normal day look like at your office?
mails, meetings all over copenhagen, more mails, drawing, talking on the phone and practical stuff like accounting, but that’s how it is.