Various lingerie design positions cute lace underwear in London followed with Marks and Spencer, Slix and Rosy of Paris but my mother was not happy in the gloomy and austere times of Post War London.
It was womens black lingerie time for a break. Her grandfather gave her a ticket to Israel where she soon learned Hebrew and met her future husband, my father Peter at the neighbouring Kibbutz.
It was love at first lingerie wholesa leuk sight and after a whirlwind romance in the heat of the Middle East; it was soon time for both of them to return to Europe, her to England and him back to Munich.
It soon turned into a difficult long distance love and they decided quickly to marry on New Year's Day 1961. More life changing decisions and the young couple made their home in Zurich where my father worked as a bio chemist and my mother continued with the lingerie design work, this time as a freelance designer working with companies over Europe.
I was born at the end of the year and followed into the business as soon as I was old enough (see exclusive interview in this week's paper).
Due to circumstances beyond their control, my parents had to leave Zurich in 1966 and decided to return to London that was now in the midst of a youth-driven Cultural Revolution. The Capital of Cool.