SMU Faculty Experts

Jenny B. Davis

Professor of Practice in Fashion Media

Jenny B. Davis is an award-winning magazine writer and editor, a licensed attorney and an editorial fashion photoshoot stylist and fashion show dresser. She is the author of Stylewise: A Practical Guide to Fashion Styling, second edition (Bloomsbury 2018) and the forthcoming Writing for the Fashion Business, second edition (Bloomsbury 2022).

Davis has written for magazines and newspapers for over 25 years. She served as assistant managing editor of the ABA Journal, the nation's most-read legal magazine, worked as both a senior reporter and an assistant editor at Texas Lawyer newspaper and spent eight years as the editor and fashion editor of Indulge magazine. 

Her freelance writing and styling credits include USA WeekendTravel + LeisureThe Chicago Tribune, The Chicago Sun Times, The Christian Science Monitor, Fodor’s Travel Guide, Virtuoso Life and many more.  She earned a bachelor's degree in German from Arizona State University Honors College and a law degree from SMU's Dedman School of Law.



Can Discuss:

  • Fashion trends
  • The business of fashion
  • Streetwear fashion and culture


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