Russie Miessi

Russie Miessi

Jr Strategist & HairstylistLondon, United Kingdom
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Russie Miessi

Russie Miessi

Jr Strategist & HairstylistLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Jr Strategist for McCann London and 1/3 of Fax No Printer a Cultural Insight free subscription platform. Self-taught hair hairstylist. Specialise in Afro Caribbean hair I’ve trained to work in the garment technology industry For more work please visit the below. Fax No Printer (join the Fam) https://mailchi.mp/8448e6d240bc/fax-no-printer LinkedIn: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/russie-miessi Instagram: @yanaboth_beauty
Projects
  • FAX NO PRINTER IS HERE
    FAX NO PRINTER IS HEREHiya The Dots Family! Abigail Meakins, Amaal Mohamed and I are extremely excited to announce the launch of a lil summin summin we've been working on � �✨ Fax No Printer ✨� is a fortnightly curated, flavour-filled taste of culture from Jr Strats + Creatives who are living deep culture! 1st edition comes out Friday the 8th - subscribe now to make sure you don't miss it ✨and please do pass it on, share it with your networks, and tell your co-workers to sign up!✨ Big LOVE link to subscription
  • London's First Durag Party
    London's First Durag PartyA project and friend and I had back in 2018. We both love Durags as they're great for our hair & backlash for people wearing their Durags so we wore ours with pride. Lastly, we had an old school style dance-off to show off your Durag. The winner won Durag won a handmade Durag which was velour Tiger Print and to the floor. Event planners Russie Miessi & Daya X Photographer Zee Waraich Location VFD London It was the first event Me and my friend had thrown in the space of 3 weeks from start to fi
  • Rugs by Russie
    Rugs by RussieJust wanted to post my lockdown hobby. I made my first rug this year and still in the beginning stages of my tufting skills. I must say it's been the most peaceful thing around stressful moment.
  • Gucci X Garage presents Wata.
    Gucci X Garage presents Wata.A short film written and directed by Joy Yamusangie and Ronan McKenzie.
  • ASOS X COLLUSION X EXIST LOUDLY
    ASOS X COLLUSION X EXIST LOUDLYFor pride 2021 ASOS handed the platform over to the amazing charity Existing Loudly. The charity was set up to create spaces of joy, community and care for Black LGBTQ+ youth through creative intervention. For this shoot, it was dance. Trust blessed to be a part of this campaign.
  • Nike Black history month  (USA 2020)
    Nike Black history month (USA 2020)Assistant hair styling
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Projects credited in
  • Meet the D&AD New Blood Shift London class of 2019
    Meet the D&AD New Blood Shift London class of 2019We're thrilled to present the D&AD New Blood Shift class of 2019. D&AD New Blood Shift is an intensive night school programme that places an emphasis on raw, untrained talent. Shift compels its students to make the best creative work of their life and challenges the industry to search further for creative talent. This year, 19 Shifters – all with creative talent but no formal arts education or degree – have been through the intensive four-month night school and learning programme. They've lea
  • International Women’s Day 2021, meet 100 rising stars inspiring change
    International Women’s Day 2021, meet 100 rising stars inspiring changeWe still have a way to go when it comes to improving gender diversity and equality in the creative, tech and digital industries – which is why it is so important for us, as a platform, to use our force for good. We’re thrilled to be releasing our annual list celebrating and shining a spotlight on 100+ rising stars from underrepresented gender identities – as nominated by The Dots community – who are transforming the industry of today and inspiring the generation of tomorrow. The list beams wit
  • giffgaff x D&AD New Blood Shift: London
    giffgaff x D&AD New Blood Shift: LondonThis campaign was created in response to giffgaff's live brief #chooserefurbished.
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Work history
    McCann London logo
    McCann London logo
    Junior StrategistMcCann London
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    TBC
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    HMUASelf Employed
    London, United KingdomFreelance
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Skills
  • Brand Strategy
  • Hairstyling
  • Make-up
  • Creative Makeup
  • Garment Technology
  • Sustainability
  • Social Media
  • Public Speaking
  • Customer Care
  • Research
  • QA Testing
  • Industrial Sewing
Education
    D&AD logo
    D&AD logo
    New Blood ShiftD&AD
     - London, United Kingdom
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    MeritFashion Enter Stitch Academy
     - 13-14, Crusader Industrial Estate, 167 Hermitage Rd, Harringay Warehouse District, London N4 1LZ, UK
    Level 1 Stitch Academy.
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