In our view, values and principles are the foundation upon which our lives, careers and relationships are built. So, we asked folks we admire to open up to us about the values and principles that matter most to them.

Valeria Gonzalez | Artistic Director, Educator, and Choreographer

There are many values that I take with me everywhere I go, especially for my choreographic processes, such as empathetic listening, authentic expression, liberation, respect, autonomy and honesty. The value that I believe it is at the core of my heart is freedom of expression. As I began my dance company VALLETO, I realized that what has been the most important factor about my process is allowing my dancers and my community to be fully self expressed. Read more>>

Julia Sztuczkowska | Fashion Model, Sailor & Student

It may sound cheesy, but love was always my biggest value in every aspect of life. It was not only about being with the loved ones, but also doing what gives me joy. I think it all started when I was a little child. My dad was telling me every single morning before going to kindergarten, that the most important thing in life is to have love in your heart and loving every human. It got stuck with me, I think. My biggest dream was always to get married. I have never really worried, who I will become or where I will live, as long as I had someone who I love and I can marry one day. Read more>>

Nikita Mitchell | CEO & Founder

When customers order from Luna Rosa Lingerie, I love getting great feedback and happy/exciting messages in my inbox. I want my customers to feel confident, sexy and comfy in what their wearing, no matter their size, ethnicity, or gender. I value my customers and I love seeing/hearing how excited they are to wear my pieces! Without them, there would be no Luna Rosa Lingerie. Read more>>