2019 Guidelines for Writers/Photographers


Skirt is seeking  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

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

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


Skirt is seeking local 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


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


Theme: Explorers
Deadline for submissions: May 20

Theme: TBD
Deadline for submissions: June 20

Theme: Fashion
Deadline for submissions: July 20

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

Theme: Food 
Deadline for submissions: Sept. 20

Theme: Holiday entertaining
Deadline for submissions: Oct. 20