Lucy Barnes

Freelance Writer & Article Writer

Location:Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Phone: 0423634983
2 Skills
Lucy Barnes
483 Greenhill Road, Hazelwood Park SA 5066
M. 0423 634 983
H. 8431 3630


I am a graduate of the University of South Australia with a Bachelor of Journalism. I have an immense respect and interest for the fashion industry and produce my best work when combining my passions for writing and fashion.


Bachelor of Journalism, University of South Australia, Magill 2007-2009
Sub Major: Public Relations

Walford Anglican School for Girls, Unley 2000- 2006

Professional Experience

South Australian Fashion Agent:
Alice Moorhouse Fashion Agency, Adelaide February 2011- Present

• South Australian Brand Manager for labels including Lucette, Cooper Street,Seduce and Bebe
• Developing strong relationships with designers and brand managers for some of the biggest fashion labels in Australia
• Assisting and developing relationships with fashion retailers throughout SA
• Writing brand reports for designers from retailer feedback

Communications & Retail Assistant: One Rundle Trading Company, Dulwich 2007-Present

• Content and layout coordinator of the fashion and home interior company’s
• Developing advertising material for fashion parades and Christmas shopping nights
• Assisting customers with interior design service
• Assisting customers with fashion advice
• Communicating with local, national and international suppliers and clients
• Managing stock and invoices

Sub Editor:
SA Life, Adelaide March 2011

• Sub edited the April 2011 edition of the magazine
• Generated story ideas for the following edition

Fashion Buyer:
One Rundle Trading Company February 2010

• Contributed to fashion buying appointments with agents at Higgovale, Double Bay, NSW
• Selected clothing specific to the One Rundle demographic.

Food Guide 09, Adelaide Magazine Sept 2009
• Offered paid work from internship with Advertiser Enterprises
• Creating and organising maps corresponding to each food destination
• Researching magazine content

Advertiser Enterprises, Adelaide Sept 2009

• Writing captions for the Sunday Mail’s new magazine, Kidz PlaySA
• Interpreting writing from other sources suitable for the magazines demographic
• Liaising with fashion suppliers over the phone
• Cooperating in team meetings

Messenger Newspapers, Adelaide July 2009

• Authoring articles for the East Torrens Messenger
• Writing articles printed online
• Interviewing sources
• Generating story ideas
• Initiate and source photo opportunities to accompany stories

Journalist: Radio Adelaide- Community Radio Station, Adelaide Feb- June 2009

• Producing morning bulletins, overseeing a team of five journalism students
• Writing news bulletins for morning and afternoon broadcasts
• Interviewing over the phone for grabs
• Recording and importing voice grabs into Dinesat
• Undertaking voice training


Amanda Swayle
One Rundle Trading Company
0413 940 104

Jim Plouffe
The Adelaide Magazine
8206 2458
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing