How to understand Jihad – read Nine Lives

I am in a unique position to review this book for several reasons.  I was part of the NATO planning…
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From Publishing to Advertising Agency Conde Nast Influencer Platform NextGen

Condé Nast Influencer Platform: ‘Journalism’ for Cash?

Publishing behemoth has announced a launch of a new Condé Nast ‘Influencer Platform'. The aim, it claims is "to identify…
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Johnson & Johnson Journalism Awards 2018 Winners Announced

On the last day of January, the mighty beauty conglomerate announced the winners of the prestigious Johnson & Johnson Beauty…
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Bella Hadid Vogue Arabia Cover

Fashion Journalism is About Advertising Budget, Not About Style or Inspiration

It probably won't come as surprise to readers that the majority if not all of women’s and fashion magazines are…
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Luxury Copywriting & The Devaluation of Luxury Words

In a sector full of linguistic inflation and manufactured mystique, copywriters struggle to find the right words. Language, and by…
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Fraudster designer

Online Fraudster ‘Editor of Fashion Publications’ Defrauded Designers

An individual referring to himself as Arnaud Henry Mensan posed online as an editor of numerous glam and fashion publications…
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Is Fashion Industry To Blame For Negative Body Image? Body Image

Is Fashion Industry To Blame For Negative Body Image?

Yesterday must have been the international Body Weight day. I can’t think of any other explanation to my social media…
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DONNA AIR at a party to celebrate the 1st anniversary of Hello! Fashion Monthly magazine held at Charlie, 15 Berkeley Street, London on 14th October 2015.

HELLO! Fashion Monthly Celebrates Its Anniversary

Donna Air, Tamara Beckwith, Lilah Parsons, Charlotte Watts, Melissa Odabash, Noelle Reno, Zoe Hardman, Sascha & Mimi Bailey, Yasmin Mills,…
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Tamara Orlova-Alvarez and Joe Alvarez Talking Showbiz at TIFF18

Ikon London with Charlie Sheen

Tamara Orlova Alvarez and Joe Alvarez Ikon London Digital 3