Kenya Hunt

Kenya Hunt

Author, Broadcaster, Journalist

Kenya Hunt is an American, London-based, writer and editor whose award-winning work spans two continents.

In November 2017, she became the Deputy Editor of ELLE UK after having previously worked as the title’s Fashion Features Director. She has written articles for The Guardian, American Vogue, InStyle, Marie Claire, The Evening Standard and more and is a former contributor to Vogue.it. Kenya is a highly sought after voice on issues pertaining to the cross section of fashion, representation and identity and has made live and taped television appearances on BBC Breakfast, BBC Woman’s Hour, Sky News, Lifetime Television and more. As the founder of R.O.O.M. Mentoring, she advocates for greater diversity within the fashion industry by providing a supportive network for some of the best and brightest aspiring designers, journalists and image makers of colour London has to offer. 

Kenya Hunt @KenyaNHunt

Reclaiming my time 🎂🦀🌊☀️ @ Virginia https://t.co/4mQgk0OEXs

How to wear: a mini-dress | Kenya Hunt https://t.co/xT53MqOngc

How to wear lace | Kenya Hunt https://t.co/A5mFytsRD4

How to wear crochet | Kenya Hunt https://t.co/emFZKfej7S

You can find me in the guardian every Saturday this month ruminating on summer dressing ☀️Here I am talking about crochet, wearing https://t.co/mqJJekT24m. Thank you jessc_m @guardianfashion! https://t.co/bRTw2tAcD8

Very excited about this! And am very honoured to be following my formidable predecessors @LadyLowthorpe, @susannahfrankel and Paula Reed @properpaulareed. Thank you @hattiebrett @graziauk 🖤 https://t.co/mSh8PDEhmD

Meet Grazia's new Fashion Director https://t.co/3IbLFFSW2D @GraziaUK @KenyaNHunt

Don’t underestimate the power of a long pause. Just a few of my many words of advice while in conversation with the dynamic vivgroskop about everything from the changing landscape of media to how this six year old… https://t.co/7ocpbZwsAn

When you conquer your fear of heights to take a hike along some cliffs (the views were worth it) - thanks for the motivation @mattmcg_cst alexandre_riley conniebottam 🌊 #postcardsfromtheedge… https://t.co/ciVMTJN5wc

Very excited to share the news of my first book, GIRL, out next year! A big thank you to my incredible agent @kateeevans and amazingly supportive editors Charlotte Mursell and Tara Parsons https://t.co/W6EKtwfQ5m

COMING SOON: @priyankachopra resplendent in ysl feathers on the August cover of @elleuk with a must-read, very candid interview by @lenadecasparis inside. On sale this Thursday! 💜🖤🔥… https://t.co/mM8Qa2suVq

Am feeling very torn about who to cheer for tonight as England plays USA in the Women’s World Cup 🇺🇸🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 Also think tonight’s semifinal is the perfect opportunity to remind you to pick up the July issue of @elleuk… https://t.co/SvOr43K1Ps

Throwback to #Pride in Paris almost exactly a year ago today when I was in town for couture but got swept up in the #loveislove parade after my cab driver got so excited about France’s goal in the World Cup that he… https://t.co/18EcybC9eG

Fun party, gorgeous people, great dress #TheELLEList https://t.co/0FzyT9E1Jr

Started my day in conversation with @dafi_dk kering_official @LCFLondon and @burberry about how fashion brands and media can take a subject as broad and complex as sustainability and turn it into a conversation that… https://t.co/e3oV8HNQr9

Spring, summer, autumn and winter layering, all at once #thisislondonweather https://t.co/LtZtr9Srrs

'Only weak men fear strong women' - Mayor Sadiq Khan has some strong words for Donald Trump in this exclusive @elleuk video https://t.co/6GW0nt0v7J

Was an honour to step in and edit the July issue of @elleuk as Acting EIC. Thank you @Farrah_Storr for the opportunity – and big, big props to @Dinaashersmith star of our women in sports issue featuring an inspiring… https://t.co/TCMc7qnmuT

COMING SOON: The second annual ELLE List rounding up the 50 most inspiring new voices energising the conversation around fashion, culture and politics from @aiocasio to @candicec_w to @ncutigatwa (pictured here in a… https://t.co/YnPrCcwoqj