The work of a fashion editor can be quite varied and may hold several responsibilities. Typical work includes supervising other editors and writers, writing or editing articles themselves, formulating and styling fashion photo shoots, choosing photos for publication, choosing fashion items and trends for publication, researching trends in the fashion industry and networking with industry professionals including photographers, designers and public relations professionals.
The fashion editor oversees the entire fashion department or maintains a particular area of the department within a publication. Fashion editors may hold one of several positions which can encompass roles with greater responsibilities, such as creative director and editor-in-chief. Other titles include fashion editor, fashion editor and fashion director. Fashion editors can also be assistants and/or specialize in a specific area of the department such as accessories or footwears.
Notable Fashion Editors
This is a list of notable fashion editors.
|Diana Vreeland||Vogue (magazine)||United States||editor-in-chief||1963-1971||www.vogue.com|
|Anna Wintour||Vogue (magazine)||United States||editor-in-chief||1988-current||www.vogue.com|
|Grace Coddington||Vogue (magazine)||United States||creative director||1988-current||www.vogue.com|
|Anna Dello Russo||Vogue||Japan||editor-at-large, creative consultant||present||www.vogue.co.jp|
|Glenda Bailey||Harper's Bazaar||United States||editor-in-chief||2001-current||www.harpersbazaar.com|
|Roberta Myers||Elle (magazine)||United States||editor-in-chief||2000-current||www.elle.com|
|Amy Astley||Teen Vogue||United States||editor-in-chief||2002-current||www.teenvogue.co m|