London-based Stylist and Photographer, and founding editor of Dentata Zine. Work featured in VOGUE Italia, Dazed & Confused, It's Nice That and Contributor, and exhibited at Milan’s Leica Galerie for PhotoVogue and Graduate Fashion Week. Shortlisted for the Very Fashion Styling & Creative Direction Award at Graduate Fashion Week's 25th Anniversary (2016) and recipient of an Ede & Ravenscroft Scholarship Award (2015). Experienced with personal styling, editorial, lookbooks and product photography. www.sminsmith.com Enquiries: [email protected] / [email protected] Tel: 07931274402
Vagina Dentata Zine celebrates Science Fiction & Fashion with Issue 1 launching in May 2016. Reclaiming a female archetype, VDZ comments on Science Fiction's invasion of the runway in 2015/16, as well as the current pertinence of Xenofeminism. Combining the confrontational nature of the zine format and the futuristic visuals of SF, its the perfect product for a feminist consumer of Science Fiction. Press includes a feature in Dazed & Confused Magazine. Issue 001 is available at www.vaginadentatazine.bigcartel.com
Confidently liaising with shop floor customers, to greet and encourage them into the Stylist Suite. Using stock knowledge, including latest pieces and promotional products, alongside industry knowledge of the latest fashion trends to advise customers on acquisition, and drive sales. Providing excellent customer service, whether in special bookings, or appointments generated on the shop floor, and where required presenting to an audience for events. Maintaining a client book, to build loyalty and generate repeat visits from customers to the styling department, and consistently acting as an ambassador for the brand both in standard of dress or on social media channels.
Assistant on a cover story for Plastik Magazine & styling Brooke Candy for the Elle Style Awards.
Making Bags, Assisting with Production of Samples/Special Orders, and E-Commerce Photography.
Assistant on shoots for Bullett Magazine, Cake Magazine, As You Are Magazine and a music video for Yerosha.
Dressing Models, Wardrobe Assistant for Shoots, and Returns/Pickups.
Assistant on Shoots, Retouching, Liaising with Clients, Providing Excellent Customer Service.
Providing Excellent Customer Service, Operating Tills, Stocktaking, Labelling, Stock Layouts and Visual Merchandising.
First Class Honours (87%) in Fashion Promotion and Imaging. Course consisted of Photography, Styling, Illustration, Marketing, Promotion, Graphics, Film, and Critical Contexts.
Consisting of: Photography, Styling, Illustration, Marketing, Promotion, Graphics, Film, Critical Contexts
Shortlisted for the Very Styling & Creative Direction Award at Graduate Fashion Week
Vagina Dentata Zine, a publication founded and curated by myself was featured as one of Dazed's Top 5 Zines to Follow. http://www.dazeddigital.com/artsandculture/article/26240/1/follow-these-zines-on-instagram-for-some-serious-eye-candy-follow-friday
Awarded 1 of 4 Ede & Ravenscroft Scholarships for the Academic Year 2015-2016. Selection was based on Academic Excellence, Creative Achievement, and Industry Experience.