Being a Spice Girl and David Beckham's wife wasn't enough.
"It was never my intention to prove anybody wrong," she said of her strong work ethic. "I wanted to prove to myself that I could do it."
"All these people [her fellow fashion designers], they've not just been given anything," she said. "They've worked hard. And I've never been given anything either. But I have a good work ethic; David has an incredible work ethic. I want my kids to have a good work ethic. I believe you can achieve anything if you work hard enough to get it."
Victoria, 38, is certainly glad to have a sense of belonging in the fashion community. "When I was on stage with the Spice Girls, I thought people were there to see the other four and not me," she said. "And when I go out with David and people take pictures I think, 'They're here to take David's picture.'"
That said, she's very excited about the "new chapter" in her family's life now that David, 37, has finished playing for L.A. Galaxy. "As a family, we are all very excited about what lies ahead for 2013."
That probably won't involve too much time in the kitchen. "You know what [my kids] say to me, because I'm not the best cook, although I try really hard?" she said. "They always say, 'Mummy, we know that the main ingredient in what you make is love.'"
Ah, to be a Beckham!