As soon as I finished designing the pieces and started planning this shoot, I already knew I wanted to reference my first look book " Love Yourself ". I revisited my first photo shoot, remembering my sister in law doing the model's make up, me having to do photos because the photog bailed. I picked my favorite shots from and decided to try and recreate them with my newest designs and fresh faces.
I should warn you now that my creative process is not a movie montage of me scribbling away with light horns playing in the background. It's never a cinematic, come to Jesus type of moment. It's a lot of stress crying at 3 am and touching fabrics over and over, staring at them until they tell me what I need to do with them, and more of a mess of images and imaginary moments strung together, sometimes inspired by songs or emotions. Sometimes, I don't know what to do until 12 h