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With a job that needs her to go shopping each day for among the world’s most effective etailers (400 shops, one address), Candice Fragis, Farfetch’s acquiring as well as retailing supervisor recognizes where it’s at.

meditation quotesIt’s likewise understandable that Candice, who was elevated as a professional dancer in a health-conscious South African home then presented to yoga exercise by a good friend at the start of her personal exploration into flights of elegant as well as heavy concepts as a grown-up, would certainly be the mastermind behind Net-A-Porter’s deluxe activewear offshoot, Net-A-Sporter, when she helped the firm as elderly buyer.

When a serendipitous opportunity occurred between tasks, she took a trip to India for 6 weeks– from her house in London– as well as became a qualified Dynamic Flow (an Ashtanga-based practice) trainer.

If any individual knows that the appropriate activewear could be the supreme incentive, it’s her. With this in mind, we took a seat to speak all things appeal, passion, and fashion sustainability. A fave of street-style professional photographers, Fragis favors a global-inspired look however isn’t really worried to try something new (specifically if it’s unidentified).

Here, a peek inside her London life, closet, and wellness philosophy.


My health routine is ever-changing actually, depends upon what I am really feeling at the time, who you have actually informed me about, as well as what I have in the cabinet, but currently it’s as complies with:

I do 10 to 20 mins of meditation in the early morning– I am actually stringent with myself on this, and if it’s one of those days when all things have gone pear-shaped as well as I am running later compared to usual, I will even do it for just 2 mins and afterwards a full session when I get home later that night.

I do not have a daily concept– I make use of a whole lot of different concepts depending upon how I am feeling. One I made use of a whole lot last year, which really helped me at a challenging time was ‘you are not your ideas.’ I typically describe my angel cards when I am feeling perplexed or ecstatic or distressed or just need a nudge in a direction.christian meditation

I likewise have established a moderate fascination for crystals. I have 7 crystal bracelets that I constantly use and also a compilation I maintain at home. I grab whichever a couple of or five I am feeling on any kind of offered day as well as stash them in my bra or jeans pocket. Anytime I really feel out of types or when something interesting has actually occurred, I generally go to my buddies Matt and Victoria at Venusrox in Notting Hillside, stick my head in the massive amethyst rock momentarily, as well as acquire a crystal– or five.

Fashion and Sustainability

Sustainability and also brands with a heart as well as soul are and also constantly have actually been my personal passion. When I uncovered Maiyet when they launched, I nearly wept it was so best– true high-end, commemorating craftsmens and also offering back to the areas it originated from. Ever since I have actually also collaborated with, released, and also supported (properly and also personally) brand names like Zeus and also Dion– one of my faves in regards to a socially mindful brand.

meditation for anxietyAnother outright favorite is TOME– a womenswear line made in NYC– and also their ongoing initiative and also support of ladies, like their White T shirt Project (which I launched for Net-A-Porter), a campaign that profits Freedom for All, a human-trafficking recognition program. At Farfetch we are collaborating with all these interest brand names of mine, consisting of Edun (established by Bono and also his other half Ali Hewson in 2005) as well as VOZ, an artisan deluxe style brand name of dreams.

Body and Image

After 17 years of exercising yoga, I found that I was hypermobile as well as had to tip away from the dynamic flow practice I had actually dedicated my routine to. It took ages to locate my groove with how else to relocate my bones, yet I finally have actually come under an excellent equilibrium of weight training with an instructor when a week, my very own version of that routine when a week by myself, and afterwards whenever I could jump on a Pilates reformer or do some Iyengar yoga exercise, I’m a satisfied lady!


Iyengar is totally different from the Ashtanga base I was made use of to, so it has been like starting at the beginning of my yoga exercise journey, which was difficult for my ego initially, however now I am embracing the speed and also possibility to drop in love with another technique. I also attempt to stroll anywhere and whenever I can, London’s streets are magnificent favorable for that!

Wellness Rituals

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First thing in the morning, it’s a quick body brush before bathing and after that dousing myself with Santa Maria Novella Olio Cosmetico Vitamin Body Oil– I alternate with Palmers Coco Butter if I need something a lot more moisturizing, as well as I have routine massage therapies. I attempt to have acupuncture with Ross Bar a minimum of as soon as a month unless my rest as well as or wellness is accentuating, after that I’ll go as and also when I need to. My sleep is a problem, so I will push play on a couple of alternate specialists back then, consisting of cranial sacral as well as reflexology.

I go via stages with vitamins– right now I am taking absolute little, simply a high-5 B facility, B6, and also magnesium. If I feel like I am obtaining sick I start overdosing on vitamin C and take added zinc.

Beauty Rituals

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My must-have treatment that I have actually made use of for years as well as cannot do without is SkinCeuticals CF, an antioxidant serum. In the morning I just utilize water to wash my face, after that the CF, and also then I hydrate with Neostrata Ultra Moisturizing Face Lotion and also usage Sisley Botanical Eye and also Lip Contour Balm, which I keep in the refrigerator so it aids freshen my exhausted eyes– they are often tired.

At evening I use SkinCeuticals Merely Tidy gel cleanser and moisturize with the Neostrata. At least when a week, I scrub with Walking stick + Austin Wonder Pad 20% Glycolic Pad on one evening, as well as on an additional, I make use of a clay mask from Fresh– but I often fail to remember that step so reasonably that only occurs two times a month. My eye lotion in the evening is Cernor XO Cream to assist dominate my dark circles.

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It’s all regarding my hair, which has a life of its own, my mantra is ‘free the curl.’ Much less is more for me as really I am rather careless with upkeep so I am quite lucky it functions undressed.