British-based fashion journalist and broadcaster, Julia Robson works across global publications including The National (UAE), Grazia, In-Style, Elle and newspapers including Daily Telegraph, The Financial Times, The Daily Mail and one of the UK’s largest e-magazines, Handbag.com. The former deputy fashion editor of The Daily Telegraph, and fashion editor of The Sunday Mirror, graduated from Central St Martins with a first class honours degree in fashion journalism.
Julia worked on the concept and launch of the Next online site (2005/6) and does copywriting/’guest’ blogging for several high street websites and works with major brands as a consultant. She is also a regular ‘frock watching’ guest on Sky News and BBC Radio 4 (Woman’s Hour). As a freelance writer, commissions can include anything from covering the French haute couture season (July 2011) for The Daily Telegraph to editorship of a magazine (August 2012) written by women prisoners in collaboration with journalism students. Julia is an Associate Lecturer in media and journalism at the University of the Arts London. Published fashion features in 2012 include The Sunday Telegraph’s Stella magazine, Telegraph Saturday magazine, The Financial Times, The Daily Telegraph (Luxury Supplement); The Daily Mail; Country and Town House magazine; British Airways First Life (interview with Tom Ford) and The LFW Daily, the in-house newspaper of London Fashion Week.