Stylists, Make-Up Artists and Models on Fabrik: A Deep Dive into 120 Portfolio Websites
Whether you’re a stylist, make-up artist or a model, communication through fashion, hair and make-up is the essence of what you aim to achieve. Working alongside a collective of creative fields allows your creativity to flourish and a Fabrik portfolio is the perfect way to marry together your projects with the spirit of who you are. We have curated a selection of leading portfolios from our Stylists, MUA’s and Models along with insights on which characteristics of Fabrik were their top-picks to help inspire and guide you when creating your online portfolio.
Fashion Stylist and Creative Director Kalina Gunnarsson's rigorous approach and passion for the arts draws on her earlier background in curatorial studies in fashion and contemporary design. She is worked with both established and emerging brands and artists on a variety of projects ranging from advertising and editorials to look books and fashion shows. Kalina is using Jute, with a feature thumbnails homepage and stacked project layout.
Residing in Paris, Fanny is a Dancer, Choreographer and Movement Director. She works in different universes: Choreographer and dancer for well-known brands such as; Chanel, Cartier, Hermès and Gucci then as a performer for dance companies including Cie d’Abou Lagraa, La Baraka, cie Maryse Delente, cie Paul les oiseaux. Fanny is using Airdura with a cover with blocks homepage and stacked cover project layout.
Ohh la la. Over a third of Stylists, Make-Up Artists and Models love creating their portfolio using the Canvas theme.
With the most popular theme choice for Stylists, Make-Up Artists and Models being Canvas, it's not hard to see why. The feed-style theme featuring a sidebar and layout options allows them to take authority over their portfolio as they don't often get to decide what content they are provided with to showcase. Being able to control the placement of text and images makes showcasing their work in the best way possible that little bit easier.
Poppy is a Freelance Make-Up Designer and is an advocate for clean beauty. Her talents in creating beautiful glowing, perfect skin and clean bold beauty have been seen in numerous fashion editorials such as iD, British Vogue, AnOther and Porter. Poppy is using Canvas with a featured thumbnails homepage and project layout.
"As a creative makeup artist with a particular eye for detail, its important to be able to convey what I do online, at the highest standard possible. Fabrik is easy to use, looks super professional and shows my work off to my clients perfectly." -Poppy France
Based in London, Beth Rivett is a Freelance Fashion and Costume Stylist who works across Commercial, Music and Fashion Editorial. Beth Rivett are using Calico, with a featured thumbnails homepage and lightbox thumbnails project layout.
Lucy Freeman is a London-based Make-Up Artist who has worked with a wide variety of talented photographers advertising campaigns for esteemed publications such as; Marie Claire, Conde Nast Traveller and ELLE.com. Lucy is using Canvas, with a featured thumbnails homepage and stacked project layout.
Jemima is a flexible, sensitive and innovative Fashion Designer, dedicated to creating an authentic and perfect aesthetic for her characters. She loves pushing creative boundaries and gains the ost satisfaction from seeing her projects come alive, be it on screen, print or live on-stage. Jemima is using Poplin, with a featured thumbnails homepage and video project layout.
Sascha Lilic is a Fashion Stylist, consultant and creative director based between London and Paris. He is a contributor in magazines such as Vogue, GQ and Vanity Fair has worked with numerous celebrities including Lana del Rey, Rihanna and Keira Knightley. Sascha are using Canvas, with a spotlight homepage and project layout.
46% of creators in this genre favour a featured homepage layout with a stacked project layout.
Featured layouts are designed to give flexibility to Stylists, Make-Up Artists and Models so that they can present their projects to the fullest. The fullscreen hero area allows them to introduce themselves instantly from the homepage by either displaying one, or several, projects within a slideshow.
Cable Magazine is an online beauty mag featuring capitvating beauty imagery and high-end fashion styling. Cable Magazine are using Calico, with a thumbnails homepage and stacked project layout.
Grace Wright is a London based Stylist, Fashion Editor and Brand Consultant whose career has blossomed from her previous experience as a Fashion Editor at Marie Claire. Grace is using Canvas, with a thumbnails homepage and strip project layout.
Emily has worked as a professional Make-Up Artist for over a decade in fashion, commercial, music, weddings and beauty. She bases her style around beautiful skin and enhancing what we are born with. Emily is using Calico, with a spotlight homepage and stacked project layout.
"I’m creative with my brushes but certainly not with a computer, Fabrik has enabled me to take control of my creative content and build a slick, impactful site with ease." -Emily McEwan
Natalie is a freelance Make-up Artist based in London. Working across the board in advertising, fashion and television commercials. Natalie is renowned for beautiful, flawless skin and a refined touch. Natalie is using Jute, with a featured thumbnails homepage and lightbox thumbnails project layout.
Based in London, Louise Hinton is a professional Make-up Artist working in film, commercials, music videos and stills. Louise is using London, with a featured homepage and slideshow project layout.
80% of Stylists, Make-Up Artists and Models prefer to display their portfolio in landscape or uncropped.
As the only creator type that shows all crop groups, Stylists, Make-Up Artists and Models are unique here. Often supplied with images directly from the photographers or reps they work with, these creatives don’t often have as much control over how those photos are presented. This then forces these creators to consider more variation in their portfolios than other creator groups, which can be a feat in itself to manage and organise.
Ondine Marchal is a professional Make-Up Artist working in the fields of fashion, events, music and theater. Ondine is using Tocuyo, with a cover with blocks homepage and stacked project layout.
Sara Padilla is a spanish Creative Director, fashion editor, stylist and consultant based in Madrid. She is a highly experienced professional in the fashion industry. She loves storytelling and caring for the final result. Sara is using Canvas, with a spotlight homepage and project layout.
Residing in San Francisco, Preston Nesbit is an accomplished Hair and Make-Up Artist for both commercial and editorial photoshoots. He has a life long love for beauty, glamour, and everything that sparkles. Preston is using Airdura, with a featured with thumbnails homepage and stacked cover project layout.
Keeping it monochrome - Stylists, Make-Up Artists and Models favour a white background with black text.
Stylists, Make-Up Artists and Models opt for a clean, simple and minimalist palette for their portfolio letting the images and content give a taste of their personality. White backgrounds with black text give a crisp professional look allowing each project to speak for itself.
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