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Author Archives: Robin Doyle

Charmed PR owner Robin Tolkan-Doyle is a results-driven publicist and writer with more than 20 years experience in the media. She has been featured as a fashion correspondent on KTLA, KABC, eHOW's Style Channel and YouTube's FAWN Network. Prior to working in public relations, Robin sat on the other side of the pitch as a magazine editor and writer. She knows how editors work and what they want. She's also launched two successful fashion and accessories' businesses of her own, so when it comes to aspiring entrepreneurs, she gets them. Totally. (She's also a native Angeleno, born and raised in the San Fernando Valley). Robin also blogs about finding the beauty in life, lipstick and loud children at Beautyologie.com. When she’s not doing all that, she’s a nurturing mom to her two children and three dogs...and living a charmed life.
How to Get Press Coverage in Brides Magazine Editor Q&A: How to Pitch Series with Elizabeth Swanson, Associate Fashion & Beauty Editor at Brides magazine

How to Get Press Coverage in Brides Magazine

As one of the premiere go-to publications for wedding day inspiration and beyond, we are thrilled to interview Elizabeth Swanson, Associate Fashion & Beauty Editor at Brides magazine, who shares her tips about what (and what not) to do when it comes to pitching! Name: Elizabeth Swanson Title: Associate Fashion & Beauty Editor Publication: Brides magazine Circulation: 315,000 Email: Elizabeth_Swanson@condenast.com… More

Is PR Outreach Supposed to Equal Sales?

Is PR Outreach Supposed to Equal Sales?

Working in fashion and beauty PR is a passion of mine. I love mingling with the media, my entrepreneurial-minded clients and of course, all those necklaces and nail polish colors. I love helping start up businesses get their name on the map and make people aware of something new, something colorful, something clever, something fabulous. But if there’s one thing… More

Fashion Internships

The Secret Power of Fashion Internships

Did you know that after graduating from Syracuse University in 1964, Betsey Johnson stumbled onto her love of fashion while interning at Mademoiselle magazine’s fabric library? Or that Avon Cosmetics’ former CEO Andrea Yung interned at Bloomingdales before graduating magna cum laude from Princeton in 1979? Yes, it’s true. Before many of the CEOs and fashion moguls of our time… More

Meet Crosby Noricks

Hi. I'm Crosby, the founder of PR Couture and a fashion brand strategist. I care about supporting and celebrating fashion publicists as well as helping companies connect with their audiences in more meaningful ways. Recently, iMedia included me in their annual list of 25 Internet Marketing Leaders and Innovators, along with people from Starbucks, Twitter and Volkswagon, which I think is pretty neat. Like Elle Woods, I am a Gemini-vegetarian (that's about where the similarities end). Let's connect: Check out my full bio, Brand Elixer sessions or shoot me a note.