Lynnette Peck Bateman, Magazine Style Journalist, ManagingDirector of Lovely's Vintage Emporium
“I have always been obsessed by fashion and beauty hence why I became a style journalist and then launched a trends-led vintage fashion retail website”
I have a BA Honours Degree
I worked for Vogue Australia and New Woman Australia in Sydney, was Editor of Cosmopolitan Hair magazine when I was 30, launched Beauty Director of Eve magazine, Associate Editor of Now, Launch Editor of Celebrity Homes magazine, Fashion & Beauty Director of Saga magazine.
Was nominated for the APA Magazine Launch of the Year (when I was Group Editor of Publicis Blueprint and launched a magazine for Malmaison hotels in 2008).
My recent biggest achievement has been launching http://www.lovelysvintageemporium.com as it is the first fashion trends led vintage retail website. My first customer was music superstar Nicki Minaj.
Currently working on
I have just finished shooting Lovely's Vintage Emporium spring/summer collection.
I write the beauty pages every month for Saga magazine, the fashion pages of Private Banking magazine plus I write and style features for other magazines and I consult for private clients.
I recently launched a magazine for Liberty the exclusive London department store.
For Lovely's Vintage Emporium, to be the most successful vintage fashion retail website in the world...