EPISODE 09

DEAREST
CREATIVE


DESIGNER, ART DIRECTORS, MAJOR ANIMAL LOVERS

ON EMBRACING THE UNKNOWN:
.. No one really knows exactly what 100% of what they're doing. Just be open to asking questions ... don't be ashamed to show someone something you've designed because they’re not going to like it. Reframe your mindset, get a different perspective, and embrace those scary things so you can continue to grow.”

Being honest, truthful, and ...


In this episode, I talk to the founders of Dearest Creative. Kori and Kirstin are Designers and Art Directors who started their creative studio after being in the corporate world for over 10 years. They focus on fashion, culture, and lifestyle, and their devotion to their clients is evident in the work they choose to produce.

I met up with them in their studio in Brooklyn, NY to discuss how they transitioned from corporate life to entrepreneurial life, why they started their own company and what they want to focus on for the future dearest.

It was a fun conversation and the first with two different guests. You can hear the synergy and passion for their brand throughout the episode, below are some of the links and mentions from episode nine.

Mentors
Tamra Sanford
Alexandra Macon
Companies
Vogue, SPIN, The Fader, Aerin Lauder, and Girl Scouts
Where else to find Desrest Creative:

Ice Breakers

This or That

Print or Digital
Advertising or Design
Corporate or Studio
Greenpoint or Bushwich

Word Association

Creativity: ART
Design: LIFE
Art: WORK
Business: PLEASURE
Failure: HAPPENS
Clients: INTERESTING
Mistakes: LEARNING
Tools: USEFUL
Skills: A GIFT
Opportunity: LATCH ON
Future: NOW
Risk: TAKE
Process: OOF / WOOF
socail-sidebarFacebook
socail-sidebarTwitter
socail-sidebarIntstagram
 

Listen to more Episodes

Do not miss an episode! Follow WIP on your favorite platform.
Subscribe Now!