The first thing you do when you wake up: I write down my dreams A prized possession: My collection of stones The best advice you’ve ever received: A piece of yoga wisdom, “Practice and all is coming” A place you’d like to visit: Greenland A favorite museum: Archaeological Museum of Delos in Greece A designer you admire: Thomas Edison Your greatest fear: Mediocrity The best light in your home: The evening light in my conservatory A good habit of yours: My yoga practice A bad habit: Missing it TwitterFacebookPinterest This story is from Kinfolk Issue Twenty-Four Buy Now Related Stories Fashion Issue 19 Nick Wakeman Creating a menswear-inspired line for women, Nick Wakeman welcomes the challenges arising from forging new aesthetic territories. Design Issue 19 David Rager David Rager, co-founder of design firm Weekends, shares his tale of LA and Paris and how he makes time for life’s little distractions. Design Issue 19 A Day in the Life: Frida Escobedo With her own firm and scores of global projects in her inventive portfolio, this architect is transforming Mexico City, one artful building at a time. Design Issue 19 In Anxious Anticipation The effects of adrenaline are positively pulse-pounding, but the physical whoosh we feel in our bodies actually starts in our brains. Fashion Issue 19 Catch Me If You Can Now you see them, now you don’t. Life eludes us in many ways, much like the split-second sighting of a mysterious stranger. Design Issue 18 Happiness by Design Think more like designers: The strategies employed to create a perfectly proportioned bookshelf can also be used to enhance our personal well-being.