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2019 Guidelines for Writers/Photographers

WRITERS

Skirt is seeking local Charleston-area freelance writers to contribute to our monthly print magazine. We are looking for experienced writers who can accept assignments for short features and profiles, as well as writers who can pitch story ideas about topics related to women and women’s interests. If you are interested, please email your pitch, a resume, links to published works to submissions@skirt.com.

Skirt also accepts pitches for personal essays. Preference is given to Charleston-area writers. Please send your pitch and a short bio to submissions@skirt.com. If selected, completed essays should be 600-800 words.

Only those writers who are selected for publication, will be notified.

PHOTOGRAPHERS

Skirt is seeking local Charleston freelance photographers to shoot portraits, fashion shoots, product shots and events. If you would like to be considered for freelance photography assignments, please send a link to you portfolio to submissions@skirt.com.

CONTRIBUTORS

Skirt selects Charleston-area writers to contribute monthly posts to our website. These writers are considered brand ambassadors, who write for skirt.com and share content on social media channels. If you are interested in being a contributing writer on skirt.com, please email submissions@skirt.com with a link to your blog. Website contributors  are not paid.

EDITORIAL CALENDAR

July
Theme: Explorers
Deadline for submissions: May 20

August
Theme: TBD
Deadline for submissions: June 20

September
Theme: Fashion
Deadline for submissions: July 20

October
Theme: Do-Gooders (volunteers and fundraisers)
Deadline for submissions: Aug. 20

November
Theme: Food 
Deadline for submissions: Sept. 20

December
Theme: Holiday entertaining
Deadline for submissions: Oct. 20