Vogue Arabia’s Bilingual Online Platform Goes Live Today.
25th October 2016
Vogue Arabia’s bilingual online platform goes live today. Vogue.me , a historic, digital-first launch for the Vogue brand, precedes the print launch, slated for spring 2017. The dream job would be to work with them. People always ask me do I work for them already. Oh La Chance…
Vogue Arabia debuts online with digital first strategy
“The Arab world has always been a source of enchantment, dreams, mystery and beauty. As we experience a creative renaissance with technology at its core, we aim to raise the bar, providing the region with authentic, bespoke and carefully curated content. Vogue is built on heritage and storytelling. So is Arabia”, says Vogue Arabia’s Editor-in-Chief Deena Aljuhani Abdulaziz.
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Welcome to the Era of Vogue Arabia \Online Platform Goes Live Today
Heading it all up is , Vogue Arabia’s Editor-in-Chief, Deena Aljuhani Abdulaziz, who has earned a reputation as a fashion opinion leader and a source of inspiration for local and international designers. She has an American flair and attitude to business , and European taste. She has an understanding of the Western and Arab cultures.
The fashion team working under Abdulaziz includes Fashion Director Daniela Agnelli, who held the role of Fashion Director with The Daily Telegraph magazine for 15 years, as well as a number of other fashion and lifestyle publications in Britain and the US. The Features Director is Caterina Minthe, formerly Managing Editor of Style.com/Arabia. Loretta De Goede is Art Director, formerly Art Director of AD Middle East.
On November 1st, Vogue Arabia will announce the winner of the DDFC/Vogue Fashion Prize, an annual endowment for the Arab world’s most promising fashion talents. The first of its kind in The involvement of Vogue will ensure significant recognition for both the shortlisted designers and winners.
It will be interesting to see what one of our favorite new Editor-in-Chief, Deena Aljuhani Abdulaziz will do with the publication online. She is already slaying the street style nonchalantly.