Questionnaire: Carrie Leskowitz

For more than 12 years, Carrie Leskowitz has been creating some of the most stylish rooms in the Philadelphia region. Once a fashion and prop stylist, Carrie is now a renowned interior designer, and owner of a successful interior design business, Carrie Leskowitz Interiors.

Most people describe you as... warm and bubbly

People would be surprised to know that ... I have had a goldfish swimming in a beautiful bowl on my kitchen counter for 18 years

What is your drink of choice? Vodka with a splash of cranberry and fresh mint

Where is your happy place? On a walking trail in Aspen, CO.

What is your biggest regret? Not going to FIT in NY

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be? Learning to let go of things quicker, not obsess

What do you consider your greatest achievement? (besides my kids) Doing anything that scares me

Which trait do you most value in another person? Being a good listener

If you could interview anyone, past or present, who would it be? Edith Wharton

Favorite Movie? Moulin Rouge

What TV show is currently your DVR/On Demand obsession? The Borgia’s. I swear I WILL get to Mad Men!

What is your guilty pleasure? Peanut M&M’s and some Bravo TV

The worst thing anyone said or did to you is... Walk away without a conversation

I believe in... LOVE and communication

What is your motto or inspiration? “A dash of drama goes a long way”

If you could go back in time, where would you go? 18th C Paris: living in a château