Carolina Herrera Spills Her Biggest Secret to Success

Sacha Strebe

She's dressed some of the world's most famous women, including first ladies Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Michelle Obama, but Caroline Herrera says the glamour is all on the red carpet while behind the scenes it's all hard work. "If you want to do something, then you have to be passionate about it, and also you know that it's a lot of work," she told Man Repeller. "And you have to like it a lot, and stick to the idea of what you want to do." In a world where every aspect of our lives is exposed to social media, the Venezuelan American fashion designer believes less is more. "There is something very important in life: mystery," she said. Watch the video above to hear more inspiring life advice from the successful 76-year-old entrepreneur, as told to Leandra Medine of Man Repeller.

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