All Hail Queen Naomi

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YAAAS! That’s all I can say about this shoot. The beautiful Naomi serves again. Shot by the amazing Mert & Marcus for Interview Magazine September 2014.

New Work: Your Eyes Are Windows

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I have literally been on fire for the past couple of weeks. With the amazing Sassoon shows and two magazine publications.

The first one was ‘Yours Eyes Are Windows’ shot for FLUX Magazine. It’s all about the male sex being quite feminine and ambiguous.

This shoot was just brilliant. The model was on point and the photographers, Ilka & Franz were just incredible to work with and I can’t wait to work with them again. And, I have also found a new go to make up artist; Christiana Amankrah is so talented.

Our editorial is also being published in September’s issue of Jute Magazine too!

Team:

Stylist – Cherrelle

Asst. Stylist – Ebony Elena

Photographers – Ilka & Franz, http://www.ilkaandfranz.com

Model – Aris @ Nevs

MUA – Christiana Amankrah

Hair – Satomi Suzuki

New Work: Vidal Sassoon Colour Director Presentation

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So I had the pleasure of working with the Guys at Sassoon Covent again; second time in two weeks. This time it was for Mia Leete who has been a Colourist with Sassoon for ten years.

Her presentation was called Tone. We had six models with a variety of pastel coloured hair. The clothing was kept quite simple. We added a little structure and some tailoring.

The presentation was just beautiful. All the models were amazing and they carried out the choreography to a T.

Mia is now Colour Director!

Team:

Hair – Mia Leete

Stylist – Cherrelle Douglas

Photographer – Rachel Oates, http://www.racheloates.com

Again, a huge thank you to the designers Elena Sharpe, Tomoko Onimaru & Indre Praneviciute.

 

 

New Work: Vidal Sassoon Senior Creative Director presentation

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So I had the pleasure of working with the Sassoon Covent Garden team (my new second family…). This time it was Lothar Wiessmann, previous Creative Director’s presentation.

We had a great team on board and the whole day was amazing; as it always is with the previous Sassoon shows that I have styled.

Lothar is now Senior Creative Director (yaaay!)

I got some really great feed back on the styling which obviously left me extremely happy.

Team:

Hair – Lothar Wiessmann

Photographer – Rachel Oates

Make Up – Daniel Kolaric

Stylist – Cherrelle Douglas

Asst. Stylist – Ebony Elena

A massive thank you to the designers whose pieces I used for this too:

Noah Wilcox – http://showtime.arts.ac.uk/noahwilcox

Jiaoyao Wang – http://showtime.arts.ac.uk/jiaoyao

And also Marina T.

 

Back At It With The A Team: BTS

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So I had the most amazing shoot yesterday with my favourite team of creatives.

It was my first ever swimwear / beach inspired shoot at a fantastic location (In London – though I can’t share where exactly for it to be stolen haha).

I had some seriously amazing deaigners on board. Everything was literally perf!

Cannot wait for the final edits.

Tog – Jude Omoregie
Stylist – Me
Assts – Adina Akrofi-Assem & Ebony Onwubolu
MUA – Rachel Williamson
Model – Cleopatra @ GTM Models

Park Life

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Today was the most beautiful day in London. I can’t get enough of the sunshine it makes me feel so good; so alive! Had an evening park date and catch up with my sister so kept the ‘fit nice and simple!

Hat – Zara
Vest – H&M
Shorts – Zara
Booties – Topshop

French Maid Twist

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Had a lovely chill day today with the Fam in Camden. Had to stop to do some #ootd snaps of course 😉

Photo credits – Michelle Powell (my big cuz who is over from ATL)

Playsuit – Topshop
Shoes – Primark
Sunglasses – Camden Market
Earrings – Primark

Shoot Inspiration

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I’ve been seeing a lot of editorials with cars lately and I love them. Love the contrast between the high fashion and the grittiness of being under a bonnet, as the amazing Mario Sorrenti shows in the first shot.

Just need to find someone with a seriously sexy car to let me shoot with now…