Welcome to KristinHesse.com!
Kristin Hesse is a fashion illustrator, photographer, art director and personal style blogger from Munich, Germany. In 2011 Kristin started Emmi&Lu, an experimental parental leave project, which started with pictures for her daughter Emmi’s room. Kristins illustrations however soon became recognised and have been featured on fashion blogs such as “The Blonde Salad” by Chiara Ferragni. Her art prints and t-shirts are sold in fashion boutiques and concept stores. Furthermore Kristin was asked to attend the Fashion Weeks and special fashion events such as VOGUE Fashions Night Out, in order to create illustrations of the run way looks. Her life sized window decorations are well known in her hometown Munich, as well as the live painting events. In 2014 Kristin decorated an Italian hotel/ guest house at Lake Garda. In 2014 Kristin went to LA to set up The Top Blog, a fashion and life style blog for the 10th anniversary of Germanys next Topmodel by Heidi Klum.
Kristin studied at the Istituto Europeo di Design (IED) in Rome (where dog Lu was adopted). Her work is influenced by fashion and photography, fashion blogs and contemporary art. And most importantly by Emmi and Lu.