beljacobs.com is a fashion and culture blog that features the unique, the ethical and the imaginative. The approach is discriminating but inclusive; high end or high street, both will be included if they present something of interest to the visitor who is interested in beautiful things and real talent. For coverage, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Bel Jacobs is a freelance fashion and arts journalist behind beljacobs.com. Between 1999 and 2013, she was Style Editor for Metro during which time she built the paper’s reputation for cutting edge but approachable fashion content. During her tenure, she interviewed key figures in the industry including Karl Lagerfeld, Christian Louboutin, Vivienne Westwood, Philip Treacy, Isabella Blow and Valentino Garavani. In July 2013, at the inaugural Fashion Monitor journalism awards, she was nominated as Fashion Journalist of the Year (Short Lead), for which she was ‘highly commended’. She has been a judge for Fashion Fringe (2011) and the UK Fashion and Textile Awards (2015). She has also hosted panel discussions for Soho Create and Decoded Fashion, written for the British Fashion Council and appeared on panels for Nick Knight’s seminal new media site ShowStudio.