Twenty Questions : Sara Rocha


Twenty Questions : Sara Rocha, Interior Designer at Suna.


A quickFIRE 20 question SESSION for one of our newest Interior Designers, Sara Rocha, on all the important things in life!

Question one : What inspired you to be a designer?

The desire to create my own dream house. (I used to glue together recycled cereal/milk/cookies boxes and create any shape of house I would wish).

QUESTION TWO : Tell us about a particular interior design that you wish you could have been responsible for?

Marcel Wanders, hYde project, PANAMA.

QUESTION THREE : If you weren’t a designer, what other career could you have seen yourself doing?


QUESTION FOUR : What’s your favourite type of day? Doing what? What does an ‘ideal day’ look like?

My ideal day starts with a good green juice, followed by a good dose of creative input (either reading, sourcing, navigating on instagram or going out to an exhibitions related to design and arts). Later in the day with some HIIT classes and cuddle up on the sofa watching a movie.

QUESTION FIVE : Favourite Suna project?

Caledonian Road, Islington, for London Square

QUESTION SIX : Tell us something about you that we would never guess?

I represented my country playing korfball in the 2009 World Games in Taiwan.

QUESTION SEVEN : Tell us about something you do particularly well?

Paying attention to details. It’s in them we make the difference and our work stands out.  

QUESTION EIGHT : And something you’re not so good at?

Remembering random facts

QUESTION NINE : What kind of kid were you?

Bossy, wild, curious, sweet, kind, friendly and a dreamer.

QUESTION TEN : Night in/Night out?

Night in.

QUESTION ELEVEN : What fictional character do you most admire?

Neytiri, Avatar

QUESTION TWELVE : Which person in real life do you most admire?

Everyone who’s not afraid to speak and stand for themselves and others.

QUESTION THIRTEEN : Favourite film?


QUESTION FOURTEEN : Favourite restaurant?


QUESTION FIFTEEN : Favourite late night snack?

Omg … bread with butter

QUESTION SIXTEEN : City break or beach?


QUESTION SEVENTEEN : Favourite city?


QUESTION EIGHTEEN : Favourite hotel?

I don’t have a favourite.

But I have good memories of the Disney Beach’s Club Resort, Orlando.

And I like very much (never stayed) The Vine Hotel in Madeira from Nini Andrade Silva.


Double height living room, open space bedroom mezzanine overlooking a green wall. minimalist with bold statements.

AND FINALLY, QUESTION TWENTY : What advice would you give the teenage you?

Mistakes are an opportunity

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