Sarah Ellen | Creative Director

Story teller and star gazer, she's the curious soul full of surprises. Inspired by the opportunity of the creative process, she lives by the mantra that knowledge is power. As you've never seen her before, meet our latest Aje Insider, the one and only Sarah Ellen.

WHAT DRIVES YOUR CREATIVITY

My passion for telling stories. Diana Vreeland is a huge inspiration of mine, she taught me that images should move people and make them feel something by telling a story.

 

DESCRIBE YOUR CREATIVE PROCESS

Inspiration comes to me in different forms, music lyrics, art, an emotion, even a colour palette could inspire me. I don’t exactly have a ‘one size fits all’ creative process. Each process has to be tailored specifically to whatever I’m creating.

FILM TO YOU MEANS

Transporting into another world. I love feeling like a fly on a wall in someone else’s storyline.

 

FAVOURITE FILM OF ALL TIME

The Fifth Element - it's genius!

CAREER HIGHLIGHT SO FAR​

Being on the cover of a magazine was a pretty huge pinch me moment!

 

YOU'RE MOST PASSIONATE ABOUT​

Personal evolution as well as the evolution of my friends and loved ones around me.

The Florai Dress, arriving mid September

SUSTAINABILITY TO YOU MEANS​

Being aware of what Mother Nature sacrifices for us and making a conscious effort to do what we can to help build her up rather than break her down.

 

THREE WORDS THAT DESCRIBE YOU

Curious, foodie, star gazer.

YOUR MOST INSPIRING PLACE TO BE​

Anywhere in Italy... I love the aesthetic and culture!

 

BEST PIECE OF ADVICE YOU'VE EVER RECEIVED​

Knowledge is power...

The Florai Dress, arriving mid September

YOUR HIDDEN TALENT

I can ride a unicycle! I learnt in circus class in school.

 

CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT

Dogs...

YOUR STAR SIGN TELLS US

That I have a strong work ethic.

 

MINIMALIST OR MAXIMALIST​

Theres a time and place for both.

 

MOST TREASURED PIECE IN YOUR WARDROBE

My very first big spend which was a Prada bag that had the stars and a moon on it.

Aje Insider : Sarah Ellen @SarahEllen
Photography : Ivana Martyn @IvanaMartyn
Styling : Rachael Fair @RachaelCFair
Ashton Eramya @AshtonEramya
Hair and Beauty : @Sascha_Martini
Location : Sydney

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