Poppy Lissiman

Poppy Lissiman

Designer; Buyer; Stylist. Sydney

By: Emily Ramshaw
Styling: Renée Rodenkirchen
Photography: Jake Rosenberg

Take a look at Poppy Lissman’s pictures :point_down:. It’s okay, we’ll wait. For reals, go look.

Okay, so, thoughts? Is it just us or do the pictures of Lissiman on her terrace totally look like she’s standing in front of a green screen with the most gorgeous ocean backdrop projected on to it? Yeah, we thought so too. But we swear it’s hundo-p real. We were, uh, there.

Such is the life of Poppy Lissiman, who, along with living in paradise, designs bags and accessories that look to be made in our Tumblr-ized dreams—think miniature clutches and minaudières that look like faux leather suns complete with cartoonish faces and pouches emblazoned with ‘As If!’ That and super-sized sunnies and gold ‘90s Versace-reminiscent jewelry. In other words, Jeremy Scott on acid. We like it. And so do a lot of other people, like Selena Gomez and Gwen Stefani and Jessica Alba and Louise Roe, if you’re looking for a short list.

And, yeah, her wardrobe was pretty much in direct correlation with her design aesthetic, a.k.a. how we’d dress if we had sartorial balls (you know what we mean). A pair of Versus Versace leggings that looked like they were out of an early ‘90s hip hop video (in the best way), a band t-shirt emblazoned with ‘Phoebe’ and featuring the Céline designer’s image (amazing) and highlighter-yellow Adidas Superstars were just a few of the greatest hits. Again, we direct you :point_down:.

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