Photographed by Anna Powell Teeter.
Forward Thinking
"I’ve always resented 'the box' and try to get out of it as much as possible," says Siosi. "I think, too often, people rely on what someone else has already established or deemed as 'the way it's supposed to be,' and it's stifling."

The designer says that travel and getting glimpses into other lives is one of the best ways to find new sources of creative inspiration. "Seeing the innovation that comes from different materials and means, artistic expression, and needs being met has always lead to the import of great design ideas," Siosi shares.