Obsession

One steamy English Summer’s night: All in the name of obsession and a clean, crisp representation of the colourful golden days of fashion photography that were.

L’Eau

I don’t want to know what it takes to look like a smell – to be the perfect amount of sexy and pretty and rock-and-roll. I want to know what the mind’s eye sees when I inhale a fragrance.

Bleue

Languishing ease.

Sofia

Sofia Richie is one of those cool girls of legendary lineage and mysterious influence – of whom you hear around town as being “super chill” and “down to earth” and “not about all that stuff” (cue universally understood eye-roll at Tinseltown in general). And indeed, she’s all of those things.

Professional, curious, calm and considered. She wanted to know about the designers I was styling her in – particularly new graduate, Panayota Theodore. She understood lighting. She was composed beyond her 18 years, and went against everything the adult world says she and her generation ought to be. We pumped out this editorial story for Vogue China’s VogueMe in a few hours one sunny afternoon, and conducted the below phone call from our cars on opposite sides of the planet between meetings. A pleasure, SR. Much respect. SR: Hey girl. How are you? MZ: Hey how’s everything going – are you back in LA? SR: I’m back in LA – just went and viewed a house with a friend, so if I sound crackly let me know because I’m basically on a mountain. I just got back from New York for the Met Ball. MZ: You looked awesome – did you have a rad time? SR: Such a great time. I was there with Topshop. It was so much fun. Such a cool group of people. MZ: And now back in town for work? S...

Swan Song

Anecdotal musings on my first great loves.

About

Margaret Zhang is a Chinese-Australian photographer, director, stylist and writer based in New York. Since her digital beginnings in the fashion industry in 2009, Margaret has worked with global brands including Chanel, UNIQLO, Swarovski, YEEZY, Clinique, Lexus, Dior, Gucci, Matches and Louis Vuitton in a wide range of capacities both in front of and behind the camera, while completing her Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Laws at The University of Sydney.
Though regularly featured in print and digital media as a model and personality alike, Margaret’s pho tography, styling, and creative direction has been employed by the likes of Vogue, L’Officiel, Harper’s BAZAAR, NYLON, Marie Claire, Buro24/7, and ELLE internationally. She has been listed in Forbes Asia’s 30Under30 and TimeOut’s 40Under40 lists, and her work has been recognised as shaping the international fashion industry by the Business of Fashion BoF500 Index, and ELLE Magazine’s Best Digital Influencer of The Year Award.

 

 

 

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