rebecca paiement

Los Angeles, CA USA
Website: http://

Professional Experience

Los Angeles based fashion and beauty writer/editor with two decades of experience covering international and local style as well as b2b fashion work. I bring an in-depth knowledge of seasoned and rising designers, celebrity trends, beauty breakthroughs, trade show coverage, fashion week rundowns and new boutiques, turning it all into chic, sophisticated text. I stay well ahead of deadlines and possess an encyclopedia of industry contacts. I can do anything from editing an entire publication to simple daily blogs. My resume includes: editorial director of Apparel Insiders, fashion and beauty editor for Movielines Hollywood Life, editor of indie mag metro.pop, Los Angeles correspondent for Sportswear International, syndicated columnist for the Los Angeles Newspaper Group, as well as ongoing contributions to Neiman Marcus The Book,, Shop Etc., E! Entertainment's Style Network online, Refinery 29, Zink, The World Shoe Associations WSAToday, Riviera,


20 Years
12 Years


20 Years
14 Years


Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
20 Years
Magazine - Local/Regional magazines
20 Years
Magazine - Trade magazines/publications (B2B)
14 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

20 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Apparel Insiders (10+), Los Angeles Newspaper Group (10+), Sportswear International (10+), Movieline's Hollywood Life (10+), Shuz (10+), Sportswear International (10+), World Shoe Association WSAToday (6-10), E! Entertainment online, Style Network (3-5), Shoetube blogger (3-5), Shop Etc. (3-5), Zink Magazine (3-5), Riviera (1-2), Refinery 29 (3-5)

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

South Coast Plaza luxury mall catalogs (3-5), Shoptopia Placewise Media (10+), Neiman Marcus The Book (3-5), Nordstrom The Thread (1-2)

Other Work History

Editorial Director, Apparel Insiders Sportswear International, Los Angeles Correspondent Fashion and Beauty Editor, Movieline's Hollywood Life Editor, metro.pop Magazine Fashion and Beauty syndicated columnist, Los Angeles Newspaper Group, Los Angeles correspondent--Sportswear International Los Angeles correspondent, Zink Magazine

Computer Skills

Word, Excel, Mac OS 10, Photoshop, Illustrator


Fashion Group International

Work Samples


(Shoptopia 10/14/2013)
For Shoptopia, a site that pushes content to shopping malls across the country.
(Apparel Insiders 10/21/2013)
A selection of online work as Editorial Director
(los angeles newspaper group 8/1/2006)
less is more for summer cosmetics
(Movieline's Hollywood Life 10/1/2006)
The Fashions of Sofia Coppola's Marie Antoinette
( 12/1/2007)
Trend story featured on The Thread
(World Shoe Association's WSAToday 5/10/2007)
Doc Martens boots get an update
(Neiman Marcus The Christmas Book 12/1/2007)
La Prairie introduces its newest line
(Movieline's Hollywood Life 12/1/2006)
A beauty editorial by Rebecca Paiement