SYLVESTER SESSIONS #15

Sylvester Sessions

Mary wears Sylvester Crumpled skirt

Mary Poor – 24

Auckland, New Zealand

TELL US ABOUT YOUR ART/STUDY?

I study costume design at Unitec learning how to make historical period clothing and the processes that are involved in dressing for film theatre and dance. At the moment I am making fake blood and sewing 1950’s blouses.

WHAT IS THE STRANGEST JOB YOU HAVE HAD TO WORK ON?

For my world war one project I made a prosthetic leg for my female mechanic who lost hers getting crushed under a truck.

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SYLVESTER SESSIONS #14

Sylvester Sessions

Rose wears Sylvester Daisy A Line dress

Rose Morgan - 22

Auckland, New Zealand

TELL US ABOUT WHAT YOU DO?

Well I’m currently studying costume design at Unitec, which is pretty great. Where I get to work on an array of projects from millinery and corsetrie to screen printing, pattern making and design. In my spare time I do as much fashion styling work as I can squeeze in. I find learning about garment construction really helps to inform my styling work.

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Karen Inderbitzen-Waller - Sunday Magazine

Press

An amazing feature on our beautiful friend Karen inderbitzen-waller in Sunday magazine. Read full article here

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Kate Sylvester Fob Chains

New Arrivals

Our Kate Sylvester Fob chains are back in stock!

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SYLVESTER SESSIONS #13

Sylvester Sessions

Genevieve wears Deauville skirt

Genevieve Reynolds - 24

Sydney, Australia

TELL US ABOUT YOUR ART PRACTICE?

I'm a painter living and working in Sydney, making abstract compositions in oils. I really like colour and playing with readings of positive and negative space. I use layers of translucent paint to delineate colour compositions into specific forms. These forms can be read as objects, or tunnels: holes leading back into the history of the painting.

WHO IS ONE OF YOUR CURRENT CREATIVE MUSES?

I really like Odilon Redon, he's bizarre. He was a symbolist who was more interested in painting surreal scenes and glowing rainbow light than anything else. He's a fantastic colourist.

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