Bec Oakes

Bec is a UK-based freelance journalist. After graduating from the University of Manchester in 2020, Bec started her career as a freelance journalist writing for independent, national and international publications. Her writing on topics including fashion, relationships and digital culture has been featured in the likes of British Vogue, Refinery29, Stylist and The Face. She also writes a (mostly) weekly newsletter at

When she's not working, Bec can likely be found writing poetry, attending pilates classes or taking a nap. She also loves Taylor Swift, chai lattes and her cat, Ivy. You can follow her on Instagram and Twitter at @becoakes_