Russie Miessi

Russie Miessi

Jr Strategist & HairstylistLondon, United Kingdom
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Russie Miessi

Russie Miessi

Jr Strategist & HairstylistLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Self taught hair hairstylist. Specialises in Afro Caribbean hair and making great cups of tea. Along side of hair, I’ve trained to work in the garment technology industry and left to peruse my career in strategy. I’m currently working with the talent strategy department at McCaan London. For more work please visit the below. Instagram: @yanaboth_beauty Website: russiemiessi.wixsite.com/yanaboth LinkedIn: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/russie-miessi Best way to contact me, drop me a line. Russiemiessi@googlemail.com
Projects
  • 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
  • YODEA-MARQUEL white show featured on Vogue
    YODEA-MARQUEL white show featured on Vogue
  • Ozcult
    Ozcult@curatedbygirls « Mother Earth and divine feminine. Where is the line? Fertile essence of life itself. You could say Earthing has become a basic necessity at this point. This designer flesh suit I’m wearing, it’s just a channel. I see roles we play in life as outfits we can take on and off. I’m curious about a few other mediums at the moment – just having fun. » . Mei, founder of social media underwear sensation @ozcult, designs her pieces in a way that channels her spirituality. �✨ . We caught
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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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