Alison Edmond is a longtime editorial creative director with over 25 years experience, based in Los Angeles, overseeing concept, photo and art direction, styling, and content production for magazines, advertising, marketing campaigns across the entertainment, fashion, interiors and music industries, plus custom styling for a select clientele.
She is currently Art Director at God's True Cashmere and Head of Creative for online media site Mr Feelgood, whilst simultaneously taking on private and celebrity clients for custom styling. In addition, she is an Ambassador for British Fashion in Los Angeles for The British Fashion Council, and a Trustee to the Bazaar Arts / Fashion Fund.
Alison grew up in the North East of England and began her career when hired by Anna Wintour as Art Coordinator of British Vogue. She moved into the fashion department under the editorship of Elizabeth Tilberis and went from assisting to become Mens Fashion Editor. When Liz Tilberis moved to US Harper's Bazaar, Alison followed as West Coast Editor for the next five years. Upon her return to London, she was appointed Creative & Fashion Director of Harper’s Bazaar UK, where she subsequently oversaw the creative direction of over one hundred covers and numerous fashion shoots during her 12 year tenure.
She left Bazaar UK to return to Los Angeles when approached by Marie Claire US editor Joanna Coles, and was hired by Nina Garcia as Fashion Editor at Large, a position which she held for the next 9 years. Alison continues to work as a Contributing Editor to Hearst Magazines in addition to many other publications and was Executive Creative & Fashion Director of C Magazine for 5 years.
Celebrity collaborations include:
WOMEN: Beyonce, Emma Stone, Margot Robbie, KiKi Layne, Zendaya, Lana Del Rey, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Aniston, Selena Gomez, Elle Fanning, Alicia Vikander, Scarlett Johansson, Kristen Stewart, Drew Barrymore, Lupita Nyong’o, Kerry Washington, Rachel McAdams, Mila Kunis, Carey Mulligan, Charlize Theron, Angelina Jolie, Reese Witherspoon, Sarah Jessica Parker, Blake Lively, Kate Hudson, Natalie Portman, Katy Perry, Michelle Williams, Gwen Stefani, Cate Blanchett, Cameron Diaz, Carrie Underwood, Olivia Wilde, Emma Watson, Nicki Minaj, Kim Kardashian, Taylor Swift, Keira Knightley, Naomi Watts, Florence Welch, Jennifer Lopez, Miley Cyrus, Emily Blunt, Zoe Saldana, Rosamund Pike, Michelle Pfeiffer, Jessica Chastain, Dove Cameron, Joey King, Regina Hall, Sian Heder, Jennifer Connelly, Jennifer Garner, Sofia Richie
MEN: Common, Jared Leto, Aaron Taylor Johnson, Pharrell Williams, Chadwick Boseman, Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Armie Hammer, Lenny Kravitz, Gary Oldman, Anderson .Paak, Diego Luna, Donald Glover/Childish Gambino, Oliver Stone, Bryan Cranston, Robert Duvall, Vincent Cassell, Colin Firth, Val Kilmer, Josh Brolin, Antonio Banderas, Oscar de la Hoya, Will Smith, Matthew McConaughey, Adrien Brody, Prince, Ewan McGregor, Ralph Fiennes, Jude Law, Mark Ronson, Kobe Bryant, Corey Hawkins, Rob McElhenney, Garrett Hedlund, Cillian Murphy, Bob Odenkirk, Jacob Elordi, Sam Cordell, Simon Rex, Luke Grimes, Patrick Stewart, Harrison Ford
Photographer/director collaborations include:
Bennett Miller, Jake Nava, Mike Figgis, Sam Taylor-Johnson, Djeneba Aduayom, Gia Coppola, The Chapman Brothers, Frank Ockenfels, Stephane Sedanoui, Solve Sundsbo, Michael Thompson, Norman Jean Roy, Michelangelo di Battista, Carter Smith, Tom Munro, Spike Jonze, David Bailey, Peter Lindbergh, Patrick Demarchelier, Steven Klein, Mario Testino, Peggy Sirota, Danielle Levitt, Beau Grealy, Lee Morgan, Mary McCartney, Kurt Iswarienko, Cedric Buchet, Lee Morgan, Julia Noni, Victor Demarchelier, Boo George, Mary Ellen Mark, Kurt Markus, Ben Morris, Paola Kudacki, Guy Aroch, Liz Collins, Txema Yeste, Hendrik Kerstens, Gavin Bond, Brad Torchia, Zoey Grossman, Alistair Taylor-Young, Ralph Mecke, Blair Getz Mezibov, Caitlin Cronenberg, Andrew Arthur, Dan Martensen, Dennis Leupold
Alison is married to model John Pearson, and they have three children.
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