Hannah Lynn Tan

Freelance fashion, lifestyle, and travel writer

Location icon United Kingdom

London based fashion, travel, and lifestyle writer with over five years of experience in the luxury fashion industry, including Vogue USA, and TWENTY6Magazine.

Having worked as the Features Editor for one of the UK's leading digital publications, I have built a solid network of contacts and gained invaluable insights into the British Fashion industry.

My creative work encompasses fashion, art, lifestyle, and travel.

Portfolio

New Work

Cent Magazine
News; Escape in Fashion

This article is a condensed version of the original piece from our recent Dark Romance issue. You can read it by clicking here. Fashion Week is synonymous with creativity, inspiration, but most of all, exclusivity. What only few get to witness the unveiling of in-person, the rest of us scour the internet in the days after for a glimpse of what we missed.

Cent Magazine
News; Have a Sunny Birthday

Sunspel Celebrates 80 Years of British Manufacturing with its 1937 Collection Simplicity is a quality that is often underrated, but has been at the core of Sunspel's philosophy for over a century. And while trends come and go, much like seasonal return of the oversized shoulder or the seventies flared trouser, each time in slightly different iterations, Sunspel capitalises on the importance of simplicity.

Cent Magazine
Saturate; That Look

They say in fashion that skirts are shorter when times are good, and grow longer when times are hard. While we won't go in-depth into the correlation of hemlines and collective societal prosperity, it is worth noting that there was a glaring lack of short skirts for fall.

House of Coco
04/30/2018
Girl Bosses of Great Britain: Emma Pake and the Perfect Swimsuit

1. Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background, what inspired you to start your own brand? I have been creative ever since I was a little girl. Whether it was pointing out the changing colours of leaves in autumn, baking with my mum, or mastering the art of cross-stitch, the world around me has always inspired me to create.

Cent Magazine
Mineral; Jewels for the Modern Day

They say diamonds are a girl's best friend, but with all the new and exciting jewellery offerings this season, why stick with just diamonds? While jewellery has always been an essential part of any self-respecting woman's wardrobe, it has undeniably undergone a kind of renaissance in recent years.

Cent Magazine
Work; Louder than words

In a myriad of ways, Sonia Rykiel was an icon for essentially Parisian rebelliousness. Her first boutique opened in the heart of literary Saint-Germain-des-Prés in May 1968; during an uneasy time filled with slogans and ideals.

Shopping

Cent Magazine
Work; Spring forward

Nothing signals the coming of spring than the pitter patter of a brand new pair of shoes. With the upcoming change in season comes a necessary change in footwear, as we pack up our chunky snow covered winter boots and indulge in something with a bit more pizzazz.

House of Coco
04/30/2018
21 Smart Travel Accessories

Packing for a big trip is always a stressful affair. "How many outfits do I pack" "how many in-flight gadgets do I really need on my hand-carry," "what was my baggage allowance again?" - are ...

Cent Magazine
Fringe; and Feathers

On the verge of the sunnier days of spring, we explore one of the season's most tantalising trends - fringe & feathers. From Osman's luscious feather trimmed loungewear, to Christopher Kane's darkly romantic spring collection filled with feathery delights; designers' inspiration definitely took flight this season - both literally and metaphorically.

House of Coco
04/11/2018
Superstar Sunnies: All the Best Sunglasses for Spring

Here at House of Coco, we know the value of a great pair of sunglasses. And with spring finally bringing in some welcome sunshine, a fabulous pair of sunglasses should be on everybody's shopping lists for the season.

Cent Magazine
Saturate; Your Home

Colour has taken over the runways again; with a rainbow coloured spectrum to help you transition from dreary winter into blooming spring. Bold primary hues in striking colour blocks make for head turning statement dressing, but doesn't have to be limited to your wardrobe alone.

INTERVIEWS

TWENTY6
AN INTERVIEW WITH GILES DEACON

TWENTY6 MAGAZINE / ISSUE L / LONDON CREATORS / GILES DEACON . Portraits by Chris Baker . Interview by Hannah Tan

TWENTY6
AN interview with ZANDRA RHODES

TWENTY6 MAGAZINE / ISSUE L / LONDON CREATORS / ZANDRA RHODES . Portraits by Curtis Gibson . Interview by Hannah Tan

TWENTY6
An Interview with Nicolas Bos from Van Cleef & Arpels

VAN CLEEF & ARPELS In the often intersecting worlds of High-Jewellery and architecture, craftsmen and engineers make Palaces of infinite complexities whether its on a delicate chandelier earring, or on the steel frames of a towering skyscraper. Creating Imaginary Palaces that have the astounding ability to transform, be it a woman's décolletage or a city skyline.

TWENTY6
An interview with Jean Pigozzi

TWENTY6 MAGAZINE / ISSUE L / ART / LEGENDS / JEAN PIGOZZI / POOL PARTY / HELMUT NEWTON FOUNDATION / Interview by Hannah Tan

Polyesterzine
01/08/2018
Women In Menswear: Michiko Koshino

Michiko Koshino has been a veteran of the menswear industry since moving to the UK in the 1980s. Along with the new wave of Japanese designers that have forever changed the London fashion scene, Michiko has offered up a new vision for menswear - one that is characterised by experimental silhouettes and a unique streetwear authenticity.

Polyesterzine
10/21/2017
Women In Menswear: Katie Eary

In conversation with Katie Eary, it is easy to see that she is just as, if not more, audacious than her riotous collections. Characterised by an unabashed charisma and a snappy wit, Katie Eary ushers in a new kind of menswear - one that is reinvented through a cheeky mix of bold prints and the perfectly executed silk shirt.

TRAVEL

House of Coco
04/14/2018
6 Concept Hotels to Visit at Least Once

IceHotel, Jukkasjärvi Sweden Just 200 kilometres north of the Artic Circle, sits the Icehotel - a marvel of both architectural design and natural splendour. The first hotel of its kind, The Icehotel undergoes a metamorphosis every year, with its rooms and being built over the winter and melting away with the coming of spring.

House of Coco
03/26/2018
Boracay's Best Eats

Boracay has been consistently named the Best Beach in the world and for good reason. From its powder white sand, to pristine shorelines, this tropical paradise in the Philippines is a dream destination that also packs a culinary punch. Team Coco rounds up the best restaurants in Boracay, for lush island dining that marries tropical flavours with stunning sea views.

LIFESTYLE

TWENTY6
LIKE A COBBLER WITH DR. MARTENS

TWENTY6 MAGAZINE / ISSUE L / LIFESTYLE / LIKE A COBBLER / DR. MARTENS . Photography by Hannah Tan . Words by Hannah Tan

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