Tahmina Begum
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Tahmina Begum

Freelance Writer, Editor and Creator of The Aram newsletterUnited Kingdom
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Tahmina Begum

Freelance Writer, Editor and Creator of The Aram newsletterUnited Kingdom
About me
Writer, editor and creator of The Aram newsletter. Bylines in Independent, Refinery29, HuffPost, Metro, Dazed, I-D, AnOther, Sleek, Women's Health, gal-dem and more.
Projects
  • Shortlisted for The Freelance Writing Awards
    Shortlisted for The Freelance Writing AwardsMy newsletter The Aram was shortlisted for the best newsletter at the Freelance Writing Awards. Such an honour to be among incredible company! https://us4.campaign-archive.com/home/?id=7657fcdf26&u=668783fafd2ed049db25d2f1c
  • Dazed Beauty: How Women of Colour Are Reclaiming Natural Beauty
    Dazed Beauty: How Women of Colour Are Reclaiming Natural BeautyDazed Beauty commissioned me to explore reclaiming natural beauty in Black and Brown cultures.
  • Dazed Beauty: Why Is 'Halal' Beauty's Latest Buzzword?
    Dazed Beauty: Why Is 'Halal' Beauty's Latest Buzzword?An exploration on halal beauty commissioned by Dazed Beauty
  • AnOther Magazine: More is More in 1987 Bollywood Cult Classic, Mr India
    AnOther Magazine: More is More in 1987 Bollywood Cult Classic, Mr IndiaAnOther Magazine commissioned me on: "More is More in 1987 Bollywood Cult Classic, Mr India"
  • AnOther Magazine: The Jewellery Designer Working with London’s Up-and-Coming Talents
    AnOther Magazine: The Jewellery Designer Working with London’s Up-and-Coming TalentsAnOther Magazine profile of jewellery designer Husam El Odeh
  • Refinery29: Why Are Beauty Brands Afraid To Say They’re Halal?
    Refinery29: Why Are Beauty Brands Afraid To Say They’re Halal?Refinery29 commissioned me to write a beauty feature on Why Are Beauty Brands Afraid To Say They’re Halal?
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Projects credited in
  • Scratch That Itch: Riposte, with Tahmina Begum
    Scratch That Itch: Riposte, with Tahmina BegumWe partnered with Riposte - A Smart Magazine for Women - to get under the skin of three fascinating UK-based women who are boldy and unashamedly living their lives as the people they want to be. We unravel the layers of Joey Yu, Emma Low and Tahima Begum to explore how their upbringing, heritage and careers have helped to shape the people they are today, plus how they express their multi-dimensional personalities through their experimental style choices. Photography: Rosie Matheson
  • Sonder & Tell + Jigsaw create Comfort Zones the book
    Sonder & Tell + Jigsaw create Comfort Zones the bookThe iconic fashion brand Jigsaw is in the business of selling clothes, not books. But we believed that an essay anthology could appeal to the Jigsaw customer’s wider cultural interests, align the brand with their target audience and raise money for a relevant cause. We worked closely with their marketing team and EIC Ana Santi along with design studio Duzi to create Comfort Zones the book, a collection of essays, letters and stories by 28 influential women writers. We challenged writers to go o
  • Oh Comely Issue 47
    Oh Comely Issue 47Associate Editor on Issue 47 of Oh Comely Writing, commissioning, editing, creative direction and more.
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Skills
  • Fashion
  • Online
  • Creative Direction
  • Media
  • Social
  • Editorials
  • Events Management
  • Editing Proofreading
  • Copy Editng
  • Journalism Writing
Education
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    English Literature and Publishing MediaOxford Brookes
     - Oxford, United Kingdom
Awards
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    London Book Fair Trailblazer AwardLondon Book Fair
    Short listed for theLondon Book Fair Trailblazer Award 2016