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Vintage Brighton editor Jo-ann Fortune has been working as a journalist for over a decade and in the past five years has carved out a niche writing about vintage fashion and interiors, whilst holding down a day job as Content Director for a digital marketing agency. For freelance commissions, contact vintagebrighton@gmail.com.

Is vintage clothing passe - Jo-ann Fortune writes for the Guardian Fashion blog

Published articles and media

The birth of vintage culture – Stylist.co.uk

The future of vintage clothing – Guardian.co.uk

Highest ticket vintage items on eBay – Guardian.co.uk

Investing in vintage fashion – M&S Bank

Jo-ann writes regular fashion features for Vintagexplorer magazine and interior features for Midcentury magazine

Jo-ann Fortune interviews Biba-founder Barbara Hulanicki

Jo-ann interviewed Barbara Hulanicki for a documentary to promote the Biba-founder’s Brighton exhibition, around which she conducted a successful media outreach campaign

Laura Ashley’s 60th anniversary exhibition – Mollie Makes

The Vintage Traveller – Vintage & One of a Kind magazine

Brighton guide – Vintage Life Magazine

Jo-ann contributed chapters on the little black dress, Peter Pan collars and printed scarves for Bloomsbury’s Vintage Pattern Selector book

The Vintage Pattern Selector - chapters by Jo-ann Fortune

Working with photographer and graphic designer Mat Keller, Jo-ann self-published a coffee table book – Your Inspection Welcome – taking readers on a private tour of 10 vintage-inspired homes.

Investing in vintage Biba – Trillion Fund

Is vintage fashion green? Page 7 of Brighton & Hove Green party magazine

Press coverage & interviews

Jo-ann Fortune in The Telegraph

Jo-ann was interviewed for the Telegraph in a piece about Vintage Brighton

Marie Claire online featured Jo-ann’s top tip for buying vintage in The Ultimate Vintage Shopping Guide

Vintage Brighton and the Vintage City Network featured in Company Magazine

VintageBrighton.com in The Argus Magazine

The Argus Magazine featured a two-page interview with Jo-ann around the launch of her vintage interiors book

VintageBrighton.com was nominated for Best Vintage Site in Handbag.com’s Online Fashion Awards 2011

Jo-ann interviewed for the Brighton Craftaganza blog

Vintage Brighton’s hen do guide featured in Most Wanted’s ‘Smarter Ways to Host a Hen Do’.

View Jo-ann Fortune’s LinkedIn profile for more information and published work.