Dearest Creative

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.”

— Kristen, Dearest Creative

Being honest, truthful, and …

In this episode, I talk to the founders of Dearest Creative. Kori and Kirstin are Designers, 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 of their brand throughout the episode, below are some of the links and mentions from episode nine.


Vogue, SPIN, The Fader, Aerin Lauder, and Girl Scouts

Audio & Visual Credits:

Intro and Outro music “Gotta Get Up” courtesy of The Passion HiFi

Where else to find Dearest Creative:

An educator, designer, and a creative catalyst, George is a native New Yorker who started a podcast in 2017, because he didn't like to write. He also wanted a way to learn and chronicle varied ways or making. We hope you enjoy his journey.

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