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Young Willemijn (1989) started dressing up, forbidding her mother to tell her what clothes to wear at the age of three. After finishing Social Studies in 2010, she decides to chase her biggest dream of combining this social interest with doing what she loves most: becoming an art director. 

Telling stories and creating dreamy worlds is her biggest passion. Striving for limitless freedom in creativity. Her work always contains a touch of softness, is color driven and a little mysterious. Making her sets by hand, Willemijn’s work is a fusion of shapes, fabrics and textures. Social trends and personal themes are hidden in her concepts.

 

 

“I would love to give just that special touch to your commercial, editorial, event, fashion show, look book, music video or stage! Feel free to contact me.

I’d love to meet you!”

Willemijn
Art director, set designer and stylist

 

Clients&publications
Ajbilou Rosdorff (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Amsterdam S/S 2018), Lola liza, Dutch Sustainable Fashion Week (Openingsshow Talking Trash oktober 2017), Disney, INK. Hotel, KPMG, Jaarbeurs Utrecht, My Sales Recruiter, Designers Judith van Vliet x Chris van den  Elzen (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Amsterdam A/W 2016), YourStyleLab, Hunkemöller, singer Pearl Joan, Designer Judith van Vliet (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Amsterdam Off Schedule S/S 2016), North Sails, Designer Kaho To, Designers Paul et Martin, HOOR EN ZIE, Kinepolis Utrecht, RTV Utrecht, Vintagecloset, Lukkien, Fleurop NIEUWHEILIG.NU

i-D Netherlands, Vogue.it, Harper’s Bazaar Hongkong, KALTBLUT magazine, The Daily Indie (cover), Photo Digitaal, FotoFestival Naarden 2015, Design Scene, RTV Utrecht, Fashion in Motion (cover), LXRY TV – SBS6. Nieuwheilig.nu (cover), Nederlands Dagblad

Exhibitions
Royal Academy of Art, the hague, 2017
Sieraad Art Fair, Amsterdam, 2016
FotoFestival Naarden, Naarden, 2015
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Amsterdam Downtown, 2013
De doelen, Rotterdam, 2012

Awards and nominees
Nominee Coiffure Award 2016 Avant Garde (http://www.createhair.nl, Marge Ploegmakers)
Nominee Joke Veeze Award 2015

Education
A bachelor degree in Fashion styling, gratuaded in 2012
A bachelor degree in Social Studies, graduated in 2010