Babette is an award-winning journalist who has worked at some of the most influential fashion and style publications in Hong Kong, China and England including Vogue China, Prestige and LifeStyle. Babette is a brand consultant and strategist (Strategy, Marketing, Corporate Comms, Digital Content Creation) working with a wide array of clients internationally.
A high distinction MA Fashion Journalism graduate from the London College of Fashion, she won the 2013 Harpers Bazaar Art Plus Fashion Journalism Prize. She has also been a freelance journalist and has been published in Harpers Bazaar, Business of Fashion, China Daily among others, and was the Editor of S Style Magazine. She moderates panels at journalism conferences held at the FCC, Hong Kong.
Babette is also a menswear and womenswear stylist, and guest lectures at universities worldwide.
Babette speaks, reads and writes Mandarin Chinese.
She is a fashion academic, currently a PhD candidate at the London College of Fashion and presents her academic research at conferences worldwide.
Published in consumer titles, b2b, trend forecasting reports:
Editor of S Style Magazine, the fashion and lifestyle shopping guide of The Venetian® and Sands® Cotai Central, Macau.
LifeStyle Magazine, China
Hong Kong Free Press, articles here
AMEX Travel Guide Hong Kong: here
Curating digital content for Hong Kong multi-brand store Konzepp’s blog, links here
Quoted as an expert (includes Chinese fashion / Chinese male makeup / gender in China) in or radio show appearances:
Le Temps – En Chine, le luxe collectionne les boulettes (fashion brands ad failures in China)
Flare – Chinese Plus Size Fashion
The Mag (Taikoo Place digital publication)
Stylist Assistant work:
Prestige Magazine, Hong Kong
SCMP, Hong Kong
Samson Soboye, London
London Fashion Week Fashion Scout backstage
Private client portfolios
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