Maddy Reid

Digital Editor

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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About me

I am a dedicated fashion enthusiast with an interest in critical fashion writing, from runway show reports to feature writing and interviews. As a recent graduate from London College of Fashion, I have honed my researching, reporting and interviewing skills. Through my studies, I have discovered that my passion lies in the intersection of fashion, feminity and politics.

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Skills

  • Adobe Indesign
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Journalism
  • Article Writing
  • Cultural Journalism
  • Interviewing
  • Interview Transcribing

Companies I’ve worked with

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    Phoenix Magazine

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      Tank Magazine

      Work history

      2019

      Editorial Intern

      Tank Magazine

      Jun 2019 - Jul 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship
      • During this placement, I published several articles for TANK's sister platform Because Magazine including fashion week trend reports, style guides. Additionally, I assisted the TANK and Because teams with article research, transcribing interviews and image sourcing.

      2019

      Fashion Journalist

      Phoenix Magazine

      Mar 2018 - Feb 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Following a 3-month internship as part of my university placement requirement, I returned to PHOENIX on a freelance basis to conduct a number of interviews and write features. I also assisted the team during multiple London Fashion Weeks with their social media coverage and trend reports.

      Education

      2019

      BA (Hons) Fashion Journalism (First Class, 1st)

      London College of Fashion, UAL

      Sep 2016 - Jun 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Throughout my degree, I created portfolios of journalism including news reports, fashion features and investigations in the style of a wide variety of fashion media outlets including Vogue, Elle, Business of Fashion, Vice and Grazia. Additionally, I attended workshops in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere Pro, filming, lighting and sound. For my dissertation, I extensively researched the proliferation of virtual influencers on Instagram and the cultural impact this has on female online identity.