Crista Repo

Fashion Stylist & -Photographer, Creative Producer

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsFashion Stylist - Fashion Photographer - Producer

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About me

Fashion & media specialist with a comprehensive work experience in various roles in the industry, A strong background in visual communications and fashion marketing. Passionate and determined persona with a creative and analytical mindset, dedicated to delivering great results by a modern and innovative approach. Specialised in high end menswear.

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Skills

  • Marketing PR
  • Casting
  • Visual Communication
  • Fashion Styling
  • Consulting
  • People and Team Management
  • Campaign Creation and Management
  • Fashion Marketing
  • Mens Fashion
  • Marketing PR Strategy
  • Trend Forecasting and Research
  • Fashion Editorial
  • Fashion Advertisign
  • Fashion Art Direction
  • Mens Trends

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    CR Studios

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    • Fashion
  • Thread

    Thread

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    • Technology
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    Boys by Girls Magazine

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      Brand Model Management

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      Work history

      2015

      Freelance Menswear Stylist

      Thread

      Dec 2014 - Mar 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • London-based start-up Thread, which has attracted a number of influential investors, advisors and retail partners, is building a scalable personal styling service with an ingenious blend of human stylists and intelligent algorithms.

      2013

      Menswear Stylist & Product Manager

      Style Pilot

      Jan 2013 - Dec 2013
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Style Pilot is an online mens fashion destination http://www.stylepilot.com/ Tasks undertaken: o Product feed management o Trend research and reports o Improving site rule technology behind DNA recommendations, styles and trends with algorithms o Market research e.g. menswear market, online shopping and customer behavior o Customer experience and site service improvement o Strategic marketing and customer engagement o Personal style recommendations

      2013

      Menswear Stylist

      Boys by Girls Magazine

      Jan 2012 - Jan 2013
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Boys by Girls is an annual print publication combining menswear fashion and portraiture. Tasks undertaken: o Editorial styling o Trend Forecasting o Clothing Management; Lialising with PR offices, clothing requests, bookings, pick ups, deliveries and returns. Learning outcomes: Improving organisational skills when having to meet tight deadlines. Negotiation skills and relationship management with designers and PR agencies. Networking, promotion and branding. Specialising in menswear clothing.

      2016

      Creative Director & Stylist

      CR Studios

      Jan 2011 - Aug 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Creative Director, Fashion Stylist & -Consultant CREATIVE DIRECTION & STYLING -Strategic Marketing plans -Development & Production -Fashion Advertising -Editorial Fashion -Brand Promotion & Product Placement -Brand Campaigns -Commercial (catalog, e-com) -Fashion Film, moving image FASHION BUSINESS -Market research -Trend forecasting -Consumer behaviour analysis -Target market analysis and customer profiling -Brand identity development -Concept, collection and product development -Costing and pricing structure -Strategic marketing plans -People and project management -Retail customer service and employe performance analysis

      2010

      Jan 2009 - Jan 2010
      • Helsinki, Finland
      • Full Time

      2015

      Creative & Business Development Consultant

      Adelen

      Jan 2005 - Nov 2015
      • Joensuu, Finland
      • Freelance
      • Adelen is a Marketing & Advertising Agency with over 14 years of experience in the industry. Adelen is a family business founded by my mother in Finland in which I have been involved since very young as a graphic designer and now later on as a creative director, branding & marketing specialist. o Advertising & Marketing Campaigns o Print and digital design o Development of the company's strategic and operational plans o Creative direction of the clients communication o Developing strategic marketing plans to increase website traffic and sales (both Adelen & Clients) o Increasing Adelene's operational efficiency by e.g. reviewing company's costings and employee management

      Education

      2014

      Creative Business Start-up

      School for Creative Startups

      Jan 2013 - Feb 2014
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Business Start-up course for creative industries

      2015

      MSc International Fashion Management

      London College of Fashion

      Jun 2011 - Sep 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Fashion Business Management

      2015

      Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership

      DMI

      Jun 2011 - Sep 2015
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Level 7 Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership

      2011

      Image Fashion Styling

      The Design Academy

      Jun 2010 - Feb 2011
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Image & Fashion Styling

      2011

      Jun 2010 - Jul 2011
      • Italy
      • Fashion Marketing

      2008

      Visual Communications Photography

      PKKY

      Jun 2005 - Jun 2008
      • Joensuu, Finland
      • Graphic Design, Photography, Photo editing, Advertising & Branding

      Awards

      2016

      Joensuu Science Park - Start Me up award

      Joensuu Science Park

      • Start Me up Social Media award for 'Fashion Netlfix', an idea for an alternative, more sustainable way of consuming fashion that is not based on ownership. http://crista-repo.co/blog/crista-repo-27-presented-a-thousand-euro-idea-what-if-we-would-not-own-our-clothes/2016/5/16

      2013

      School for Creative Startups Bursary

      School for Creative Startups

      2012

      Most Innovative First Year MSc International Fashion Management Project

      London College of Fashion

      • Most Innovative First Year MSc International Fashion Management Project

      2010

      Scholarship for Instituto Europe di Design Milano

      Niilo Helanderin Säätiö