Blog: Posts from September 2014

Kenah wears Sylvester Dimity dress

Kenah wears Sylvester Dimity dress

Sylvester Sessions #10

Kenah Trusewich - 22

Auckland, New Zealand

TELL US ABOUT YOUR PRACTICE?

I am an Art Director and Production Designer. I work on video clips, films and theatre sets to create everything you see other than the actors. I design and build sets, source or make props and dress locations to create the world that is seen on screen or stage.

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

This weekend we filmed inside a suburban dominatrix’s dungeon for an 80’s cyberpunk movie style music video.

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Douglas and Bec for Kate Sylvester eggshell mugs

Our totally perfect eggshell mug is finally here!

The Douglas and Bec for Kate Sylvester eggshell mug is now available in store and online. Artisan crafted in New Zealand. They also come in blush and ivory.

Amy wears Sylvester Poppy dress

Sylvester Sessions #9

Amy Sinclair - 23

Sydney, Australia

TELL US ABOUT WHAT YOU DO?

I like to think I’m using my creative powers to change the world. I am a photographer/illustrator/designer who also has a knack for cooking. Over the past few years I have combined all of my talents and passions to create what is now known as The Lush Scoop (magazine & blog): an exploration of cruelty-free food, culture and the arts. I am also in the middle of a Nutrition degree, which is currently on hold due to The Lush Scoop demanding most of my time.

YOU HAVE JUST HAD YOUR FIRST MAGAZINE PUBLISHED IN PRINT. WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF PRINT OVER DIGITAL?

I have always loved print design. I currently find myself sitting in a tiny flat overtaken by books and magazines that I have purchased over the years. That’s not all of it either, there are boxes of them filling my parents attic as well. I feel like technology is replacing everything, and while that has its benefits – it also takes us away from the reality of the present. . .

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