An informative conversation between Dames, from a bench in Washington Square Park. (We love you, New York.)
Q: So, people are asking, what is Dames?
A. Dames. Dames is an agency, founded by visual communications director Jemme Aldridge and creative marketing director Emilie Hawtin. A Dynamic Duo in today’s communications space, Dames provides smart, innovative and effective solutions to global brands of Style.
Q: Cool, so how is this done?
A. We’re natural problem solvers, who elevate brands based on authenticity, human connection and a trust... that Curiosity leads to inspiration.
Q. Please, go on.
A. Using design, strategy and a knowledge of how to get things made– we apply these disciplines to an inclusive creative marketing perspective. Because let’s face it... one beautiful object or photo cannot shine Bright without a game plan.
Q: I say advertising, you say:
A. Sincerity... sincerity has recently become our favorite word. Through a creative psychology approach, we know how to correctly understand brands and how they wish to evolve. This leads to activations that Engage audiences... in a sincere way.
Q: What's inspiring Dames this week?
- Peter Saville for Factory Records
- The Ego-less
- Deli flowers wrapped in ribbon
- The language of trees
- David Byrne’s American Utopia tour
- Autumn surf and sea
- Pistachio everything
- Biodynamic wine
Brand & Creative Direction