A true Parisian at heart, Barbara Baumel was born and raised in Paris, she started her career at 17 at French Vogue where she was a Fashion Editor for more than 12 years. She works as a freelancer with International Vogue and also collabrates with Elle US.
The photographers she works with are Michael Thompson, Terry Richardson, Karl Lagerfeld, Richard Burbridge, Ellen Von Unwerth, Vincent Peters, Pierre & Gilles, Jan Welters, Max Vadukul, Nathaniel Goldberg, Cedric Buchet, Dusan Reljin, David Burton.
Some film directors with whom she has also worked with include Bettina Rheims, Jean Pierre Philippot, Darius Kondji, Greg Williams, Michael Haussmann, Nick & Chloé, Jaci Judelson, Amir Chamdin.
Barbara has styled celebrities such as Sharon Stone, Sophia Loren, Taylor Swift, Carey Mulligan, Christina Aguilera, Zahia Dehar, Marion Cotillard, Olga Kurylenko, Monica Bellucci, Mélanie Laurent, Lindsay Lohan, Cécile Cassel, Charlotte Rampling, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey, Leighton Meester.