Chinatown

posted by on 2013.10.09, under Chriselle Inc., Editorial, Editorials, My Styling Work

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|Photography| Karla Ticas |Hair & Makeup| Julie San Augustin  |Styled & Produced| Chriselle INC.

There are times when I hit a creative road block, and that usually happens when I “plan” to be creative. Whether it be in production meetings with my team while concepting a new series for the channel, storyboarding for a client, or simply getting inspired. It was after this unexpected shoot that brought me to a conclusion that creativity is found in the act of “doing”. Ray Bradbury once said,

“Don’t think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It’s self-conscious, and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can’t try to do things. You simply must do things”  

It was after  midnight when Karla and I wrapped our shoot for for a client HERE, we were exhausted but exhilarated by the final outcome. Forthcoming dreams, ambitions, and conversations of creative concepts started to unfold.We somehow got into a conversation of the film “Young And Dangerous”,  a Hong Kong film (series) based on a group of childhood friends that grew up together, one of Allen’s all time favorites.  Next thing you know we were in a car en route to CHINATOWN. I have yet to visit China, but i’ve been completely inspired by their culture, rich colors, and bright lights. Hoping and wishing that one day i’ll be able to visit China!

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All pieces from AQ/AQ

LOOK 1

long sleeve Red Dress  (in grey & black )

similar one HERE, HERE & HERE

LOOK 2

Blue Jumpsuit (in black, grey )

Similar one HERE & HERE

LOOK 3

Circle Skirt Red Dress (in black, white, , printneon)

COMMENTS

You look like a super model. gosh. beautiful poses

Jessica Yong ( October 13, 2013 at 8:44 PM )

Wow, such a beautiful series! I think this is one of my favourite of your recent work.

Christine Kang ( October 13, 2013 at 7:44 PM )

love the cute red mini-dress!

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Mary ( October 13, 2013 at 6:34 PM )

Amazing red dress in look 1.

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Kai-Li ( October 13, 2013 at 5:31 PM )

Amazing! I love the clothes, the shots, everything!!!

Amy ( October 12, 2013 at 8:30 PM )

I love those earrings!!!

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Newborn Fanatic ( October 11, 2013 at 11:48 PM )

I love Young and Dangerous. I’ve seen it a hundred times. Definitely formed the Asian-American generation of the 90s. haha love that you referenced to it.
BTW, your Chinatown looks so cool! The Chinatown in Toronto is just an urban derelicte and has absolutely no character.

xoxo

Souda

Souda ( October 11, 2013 at 6:33 AM )

So beautiful and fab Chriselle. I love the colors, outfit, scenery and you look gorgeous!

xoxo, Alina

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STYLE BY ALINA ( October 10, 2013 at 6:04 PM )

YOu look beautiful in these shots!

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Fashion Snag ( October 10, 2013 at 9:06 AM )
monkeyshines ( October 10, 2013 at 7:37 AM )

You look gorgeous! So flawless.

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Tra Mi ( October 10, 2013 at 3:53 AM )

You look so beautiful! Breath taking!

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xx, Claire

Claire ( October 9, 2013 at 9:45 PM )

AMAZING!! I think this is my fav shoot you ever had! Where is this? Which Chinatown!?
Loveee the vibrant red and blue!!

-doris :)

Doris ( October 9, 2013 at 7:28 PM )

You look stunning!

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Melissa ( October 9, 2013 at 5:28 PM )

The photos are amazing. Most importantly, you look gorgeous in that red dress! Love it!

daniel ( October 9, 2013 at 4:32 PM )

chrishelle the red shoes are just simply perfection!!

silvia ( October 9, 2013 at 3:29 PM )

I love the blue and circle red dress!
- Lulu

Aya ( October 9, 2013 at 3:28 PM )

Love both red dresses!
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Sasha ( October 9, 2013 at 2:37 PM )

What a beautiful job!! the colors, the lights!! love it!

Constance ( October 9, 2013 at 2:02 PM )

I really liked the outfits, they look stuning with the lights, really vibrating!

Kisses from London darling!

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Clara ( October 9, 2013 at 1:20 PM )

This didn’t even look like you! You look gorgeous!

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Erica ( October 9, 2013 at 12:59 PM )

Amazing and beautiful! Love all the garments and Chinatown!! <3

Suevia ( October 9, 2013 at 11:26 AM )
Anna ( October 9, 2013 at 11:01 AM )

Such a perfect dress with the setting, great night shots! ;) xoxo

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Tsangtastic by Jenny Tsang ( October 9, 2013 at 10:38 AM )

Chriselle, it’s fabulous!! Love the pictures, love the outfits

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Ru B ( October 9, 2013 at 9:47 AM )

Love the clothes and tried to click on the links for similar looks to purchase but the links for looks #2 and #3 don’t work.

Jacqueline ( October 9, 2013 at 9:45 AM )

weijooo, you look so freaking beautiful <3! Love the photos!

Yak Man ( October 9, 2013 at 9:43 AM )

Love these photos, they are absolutely beautiful and the wardrobe is fabulous. The colors are so vibrant. I’ve never been to Chinatown but these photos make me want to go NOW! ;-)

Marcelle ( October 9, 2013 at 9:41 AM )

Chriselle~ I love these photos~ the colours are vibrate and add such life to the whole feel. Great outfits as well. Like this post very much~

Nikute ( October 9, 2013 at 9:34 AM )

Chriselle you look absolutely AMAZING!!! Beautiful pictures <3
xoxo Julia <3

Julia ( October 9, 2013 at 9:26 AM )

LOVE your oriental inspired shoot! Perfect for Chinese New Year! :D

Yuen ( October 9, 2013 at 9:26 AM )

The photos are beautiful!
The links to the ‘LOOKS’ aren’t working for me though :(

Yuki ( October 9, 2013 at 9:25 AM )

These photos are extremely beautiful!
I love all outfits and I love the background- great idea! :)

Andra

Blog Andra Dorolti ( October 9, 2013 at 9:22 AM )

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