What is it that empowers you most?
I feel highly empowered when watching the fruits of your labour come into fruition.
What is it that you love most about yourself?
The thing I really love about myself, would have to be my sense of humor...I think I'm really fucking funny.
What makes you feel most beautiful?
I feel most beautiful when I'm dancing.
Who is your biggest role model and why?
I don't really like this question. I mean there are people I admire, and would like to emulate, and learn from. But I don't have one single person that is my "go to" for a role model. It would be a mixture of Oprah for her insight, Marilyn Monroe for her captivating and intoxicating beauty, Maya Angelou for her wisdom and Kate Moss for the fashion flair muse.
Who are your favourite cultural heroines and why?
Refer to previous.
If you could pick one fictional female character to be for a day who would it be and why?
If I could be a fictional character it would be Samantha from Bewitched. I love a good witch and plus with a wiggle of the nose, I could have anything I wanted.
What is your biggest life goal?
Biggest life goal. Traveling
What is your biggest accomplishment?
Opening hush hush closet, and getting my driver's license for the 2nd time
What is your favourite quote?
"I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life's a bitch . You have to go out and kick ass." - Maya Angelou
If you could tell your 12-year-old self one thing what would it be?
Being a dreamer is one of the best thing god has instilled in you. Keep dreaming and keep believing. And that boys are dumb and they always come back :)
What does feminism mean to you?
Feminism to me means being a badass bitch getting things done for herself, by herself.
Ashley is the owner of Hush Hush Closet in Brooklyn, New York