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Clarissa Henry

Fashion Content Creator • Digital Marketing • @GDSBRANDLondon, United Kingdom
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Clarissa Henry

Fashion Content Creator • Digital Marketing • @GDSBRANDLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Clarissa Henry, also known as vintagedollrisa, is a digital fashion content creator, stylist, designer and founder of female sports brand GIRLS DO SUCCEED. Clarissa started her blog to share and document her on-growing style in 2012 and has developed and moulded vintagedollrisa into a brand that has inspired many young women. She pioneers vintage sportswear and underground streetwear, allowing fellow young girls to see alternative options when it comes to womenswear fashion. Her blog has also landed her many collaborations with brands such as Nike, ASOS, Adidas, Footasylum, Urban Outfitters, Converse as well as publication features in British Vogue, Highsnobiety, The Guardian, Nylon and Hackney Gazette. Clarissa has also founded GDSBRAND, a sports/streetwear brand and multimedia platform, celebrating young females in sport, showcasing the fusion of female fashion, sports and lifestyle. Clarissa aspires to create a movement and community of girls championing body positivity, diversity and wellbeing through fashion. Her latest work in 2018 was launching COLLUSION STUDIOS, a new brand exclusive to ASOS, championing individuality, gender fluidity and the celebration of diversity within GENERATION Z. Clarissa consulted the brand, through tone of voice, design, styling and marketing and has been featured on Vogue and the Evening Standard just to name a few. Clarissa continues to develop her skills and enjoys digital content creation, styling, brand development and marketing.
Projects
  • SPEEDO CAMPAIGN: RETRO COLLECTION
    Styling and casting for Speedo's retro collection.
  • GDSBRAND.COM
    New and improved website for GDSBRAND. I took a minimal approach, making it easier to view and explore past and current projects. Find out the messaging behind the brand as well as the inspirations behind the pieces we produce. #GIRLSDOSUCCEED
  • GDSBRAND #GDSQUARANTINE WEEK
    Curated a week long (mon-fri) content campaign for GDSBRAND community, consisting of daily mixes by female djs, workouts, daily tips and tricks and affirmations! www.instagram.com/gdsbrand www.gdsbrand.com #GIRLSDOSUCCEED
  • CONVERSE X GDSBRAND #SPARKPROGRESS
    We launched our second GDS ZINE , which was sponsored by Converse London for their #SparkProgress campaign, celebrating female creative's within London. For years, young women have struggled to find their way in sport and athleticism, particularly young women from ethnic descent. However, in recent years we have seen how this shift has started to emerge, We want to be a force within that shift, celebrating young women who believe in practicing well-being, while progressing to reach their full
  • GDS X ADIDAS LONDON: VOICE OF LONDON
    We curated and directed an important and REAL conversation in relation to the Women’s World Cup in collaborated with @adidaslondon! Relatability and VISIBILITY is important and is one of the reasons I created GDS. Watch 4 young women talk about the culture surrounding female fans and how to empower females in sport. Featuring @drooq @abbieabbiemac @just.ashaa @nginxa Director: Mercy Ufot DOP: Anna Patarakina #DareToCreate #GIRLSDOSUCCEED
  • CONVERSE FOR @USCFASHION
    Directed and styled street style editorial for Converse UK.
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Work history
    Brand Consultant (Collusion Studios)ASOS
    London, United KingdomFreelance
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    Head Stylist and Art DirectorIn Bloom
    London, United KingdomFreelance
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Skills
  • Fashion
  • Advertising
  • Marketing PR
  • Blogging
  • Set Design
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Styling and Directing Photo Shoots
  • Styling and Fitting
  • Graphic Design
  • Art and Creative Direction
  • Branding
  • Social Media
  • Content Creation
  • Photography
  • Design
  • Casting
  • Production
  • Filmography
  • Editing
Education
    Fashion Styling and ProductionLondon College of Fashion, UAL
     - London, United Kingdom
    First Class Honours in Fashion Styling and Production
    Foundation Diploma in Fashion and TextilesRavensbourne University London
     - London, United Kingdom
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