Nominations open for Grazia Style Awards

Hosted by Grazia Middle East, the 2017 Grazia Style Awards is now accepting nominees. Scheduled to take place on March 29, 2017, the awards ceremony aims to recognise and honour talent across the fashion and beauty industries in the region. This year’s event will feature new categories of awards including the best in hair and beauty and the most exciting emerging talent. Nominees can register themselves via the ‘click to nominate now’ tab on

Shitika Anand moves to freelance

Shitika Anand, former Assistant Editor of Grazia Middle East, Grazia Arabia and Grazia Luxury, has made the move to freelance journalism. With over four years of experience, Shitika has had work featured in publications such as Women’s Wear Daily, Cosmopolitan and CNN International. She will now be available to work as a social media/digital consultant as well as for fashion, travel and lifestyle feature writing in a freelance capacity.

“Working with the incredible Grazia Middle East team has been a delight,” says Shitika. “I’ve had the opportunity to interview some of the greatest talents in the fashion and food industry and write some of the best stories of my career yet. I’m very excited to take all my skills into the world of freelance and I look forward to writing for other publications and collaborating with brands on a digital and print platform.”

Kate Hutchinson joins Grazia Middle East

ITP Publishing Group has welcomed Kate Hutchinson to the role of Deputy Editor, Grazia Middle EastGrazia Arabia and Grazia Luxury. Joining the team from Sydney, Australia where she was Editor of Peninsula Living and North Shore Living at Active Networks and, prior, writing for Grazia Australia Kate boasts over 10 years of experience in print publishing. In her new role, Kate will be supporting Grazia Editor-in-Chief Alison Tay to produce the fashion titles.