Mekel Bailey

Costume Designers

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Mekel Bailey is a costume designer and stylist working in film, TV, commercials, promos and celebrity styling. He trained with Gok Wan and subsequently worked with him on Gok Wan’s Fashion Fix and All You Need is Gok. Mekel regularly works with directors including That Jam, Dax Martinez-Vargas and Dave Bullivant and has styled Nicki Minaj, Kelly Rowland and Leigh-Anne Pinnock. He has  recently designed the TV Series The Mind of Herbert Clunkerdunk (S2) directed by Martin Stirling and created by and starring Spencer Jones for the BBC.

FEATURES / DRAMA

THE MIND OF HERBERT CLUNKDERDUNK (S2)
Prod. Tiger Aspect
Dir. Martin Stirling

THE INTENT
Prod. PurpleGeko Productions / It’s A lot Productions /Nicky Slimting Films
Dir. Femi Oyeniran & Kalvadour Peterson KLVDR

THE JOURNEY TO MY DESTINATION
Dir. Gabriel Maciuca

VENUS VS. MARS (As Assistant Costume Designer)
Prod. Sky Living & PurpleGeko Productions
Dir. Victor Adebodun

ALL YOU NEED IS GOK (Stylist)
Prod. Channel 4
Dir. Nicola Key

X-FACTOR (Kelly Rowland)
Prod. ITV & Talkback Thames

GOK WAN’S FASHION FIX (Season 3 – Stylist)
Prod. Channel 4
Dir. Nicola Key / Suzy Ratner / Hannah Springham / Ann Wilson

SHORT FILMS

LOTUS
Prod. Bullion Productions
Dir. Ollie Wofle

CHAIRS
Prod. Sunset Aperture
Dir. James Hughes

CANVAS 5
Prod. BBC Drama and BFI
Dir. Karla Crome

RANDOM ACTS: STILTS
Prod. Channel 4 & Greatcoat Films
Dir. Dylan Holmes Williams

RANDOM ACTS: JUST A NORMAL GUY
Prod. Channel 4
Dir. Jasper Cable Alexander

TOTAL LOSS
Prod. PurpleGeko
Dir. Simon Hatton
Official Selection: London International Short Film Festival 2016

COMMERCIALS

Adrian Ardelean: Samsung
Ben Doyle: Notoways
Dan Emmerson: NHS: Men in Nursing
Dave Bullivant:
Farmdrop: Food Euphoria
David Horsburgh: 888 Sport
Dax Martinez-Vargas: Samsung: Retro Isn’t Always Cool
Em Cole: Little Moons
Francois Nemeta: Nissan: The Subsitute
Kyle Shephard: Virgin Atlantic: Samba
Laura Biorgio: Sipsmith / Sage
That Jam
: Bionic: Headwinds / Spoke London: Perfect Fit / Tescos: Back to School
Tom Brandhorst: Nike x JD Sports: Kid Reporter
PEROU: Make Mine Milk Campaign Ft. Kelly Rowland
Kwadwo Amfo: Arcminute SS18 Ghana Campaign

MUSIC PROMOS

Ciaran Wood: Jones: Tender
Daniel Broadley: You Me at Six: Back Again / Nick Jonas: This is Heaven
DAPS: Migos: Cocoon
David Dang: Kelly Rowland: Keep it Between Us
Harry Cauty: Adam French: The Only Living Thing
Jordan Rossi: Fergus: Zelda Mae / Sakima: Daddy
Kalvadour Peterson KLVDR: Tanika Ft. Stormzy: Out Ere
Marion Bergin: Little Boots: Eros / Little Boots: Shadows / Little Boots: Picture / Little Boots: River
Mike Baldwin
: New Rules: 24 Hours
Olivia Rose: Jess Glynne
Rvbberduck: Talia Mar: Better / KSI: Real Name
Tim Mattia: Young Guns: Bones

TALENT / CELEBRITY STYLING

Adam French
Ady Suleiman
Alexandra Burke
AJ Odudu
AJ Pritchard
Anton du Beke
Bibi Bourelly
Cara Theobold
Drake
Fabian Secon
Fleur East
Hannah Arterton
Jimothy Lacoste
Jones
Juliana Paes
Kathy Sledge
Kelly Rowland
KSI
Leigh Anne Pinnock (Little Mix)
Liam Payne
Little Boots
Liv Warfield
Max Evans
Melanie Fiona
Migos
N Dubz
Nat Weller
Neil Brown Jr
Nicki Minaj
Phil Clifton
Preeya Kalidas
Reggie Yates
Rosie Day
Ronan Kemp
Sarah Lenore
Stooshe
Talia Mar
Tanika
Yaya Toure
You Me at Six

EDITORIAL STYLING

Creative Head
Desnudo Magazine
Disorder Magazine
Foxes Magazine
Hope St Magazine
Hunger Magazine
Musik Express
ME.Style
Noctis Magazine
Stylist Magazine
The Guardian
The Observer
Vulkan Magazine
Wonderland
1883 Magazine

CATWALK

Felicities X Mastered Event (Presentation) – London Fashion Week
The Maroon Suit – Ziryab Fashion Showcase