Power, sacrifice, and survival are the underlying narratives in Bovey Lee’s cut paper works. Each hand cut work is a rich depiction of her life experiences, response to headline news, and concerns for urban and environmental issues.
Having won numerous international accolades, grants and awards, Bovey’s work has been exhibited worldwide including Brooklyn Museum of Art (New York), Museum Bellerive (Zurich), National Glass Centre (UK), Museum of Fine Arts (Beijing), Fukuoka Museum of Art (Japan), Hong Kong Museum of Art, Museum Rijswijk (Netherlands).
Each piece is a visceral reaction and natural response to bovey lee’s affection for precision, detail, and subtlety.
About Julie Sun (Designer and Founder of Miss Julie)
A successful entrepreneur from Toronto, Julie Sun ran multiple shops in Toronto selling life style and fashion related products in the early 2000s. Later she spent years in research & development for a renowned fashion jewelry company in Hong Kong. With an organic eye for design and colour interpretation, Julie started her own brand in 2010 with an eclectic collection that strives to have something for everyone.
About Miss Julie
Miss Julie's fashion jewelry launched in 2010 epitomizes versatile accessories that are fun and current. With a new collection every couple of weeks, she always has something new to present to customers. This year, Miss Julie launched her in-house fine costume jewelry collection, Miss Julie Luxe. Designed by Miss Julie herself, this collection features meticulous hand made products featuring high quality ornaments including carefully selected clear water pearls and semi-precious stones. This made to order collection is sure to complete your individual look and make a glam statement.
For the collaboration collection, the team at Girlfriends Material brings you our favorite Miss Julie pieces to-date. Think necklaces, pendants and earrings to go with all your favourite everyday wardrobe pieces!
Born in Melbourne, Australia, Ellen Louise Ryan began modeling at the
age of 13 and has appeared in numerous fashion shows, commercial
photography and campaigns for major apparel labels. What’s next for this
fashionista? Fashion journalism.
Born and raised in Toronto, Canada, former shoe designer Keiko Takahashi is a lifestyle and portraits photographer specializing in natural light photography. As a mother to 2 energetic and fun-loving boys, there is never a dull or quiet moment. Sue London flats are the wardrobe staple she can't live without!
Dora Chan, is a makeup & hair professional, trained and practiced from the United Kingdom, and has a vast portfolio of fashion, creative and beauty makeup & hair. She is now based in Hong Kong and is working closely with many professional models and celebrities. Her work is widely published on magazines such as Elle Men and Esquire.