Melon Wong, Indie Designer, NYC


To many, the core essence of fearlessness lies in being their most authentic selves. That exactly was the case with @mel0n_w0ng , who, even at a respectable event, filled with starlets and socialites galore, didn’t shun talking to Gucci’s head designer in a laid-back tone free of pretentious adoration, leaving him, dare we say, frustrated. The details of this anecdote are unimportant, yet it can serve as a tangy reminder that even those with the “aura of power” are, at the end of the day, just people.