About Paper Duchesses Journal

Paper Duchesses Journal


Paper Duchesses is a Journal of Social Influencer Lifestyle, Fashion, and Fiction that provides inspiration for a beautiful, purposeful life.  Our Mission Statement can be found here.  Most of our contributors are themselves influencers, allowing our articles and guides unique insights into all sides of the new social media landscape.  


Contributors to Paper Duchesses include published authors, successful bloggers, artists, entrepreneurs, academics, professionals and even people who have never written publicly.  All are striving to share their thoughts and opinions on how to lead a meaningful, fulfilling life while helping others do the same.  We publish original content pieces created for our periodical as well as republish and syndicate interesting posts that are already published elsewhere.  



The Essence of Paper Duchesses Lifestyle


Paper Duchesses is a periodical which examines society through it’s aspirational ideals, drawing topics and dialogue from contemporary and historic media, popular culture, and the lifestyle of notable and public personalities.   In addition to this we feature articles on current social issues and interesting public figures across the globe.



As a Lifestyle Journal, Paper Duchesses remains a timely source of guides and articles on how social influencers live a beautiful, fulfilling, and purposeful life, and most importantly, how our Readers can do the same.  We examine the themes of Beauty, Luxury, Fashion, Charity, Relationships, Travel, and Art and how they can be leveraged to create an equitable, evolved society in which every person is free to pursue their happiness.



Paper Duchesses Editors & Contributors




Editor-in-Chief Emme Chatterton draws heavily on popular culture, modern media, historical literature, current events, philosophy, and futurist society when composing editorials, curating feature stories, and sourcing interesting and engaging new guest writers. Emme is also an editor for AstroNauticus Magazine as well as a director at Old Lantern Lane Press.  She spends her free time penning novels in November and non-fiction the rest of the year.


Fashion & Society Editor Lacey Chambers lends sparkle to Paper Duchesses with personal anecdotes and articles inspired by her luxury fashion and lifestyle blog Lacey and Pearls.  Lacey highlights useful and interesting products for our readers in the Paper Duchesses Style Guides, when she’s not sourcing material for her fiction novels from her rather outrageous life as a former famous influencer.  Lacey also leverages her mastery of influencer marketing and brand management as an executive consultant for businesses and creators.


Children’s book illustrator and new mother Rosalind Cavendish adds whimsy to Paper Duchesses with her skills as Editor of Design and lovely drawings. Rosalind charms with her delightful posts which offer gentle, reassuring guidance for new and expecting moms.  She also delightfully relates the whimsy of life in London and the British countryside, and has a secret soft spot for everything royal.


Formerly our Technical Administrator, Evy Cetella now writes and curates new pieces as Technology Editor for Paper Duchesses.  An avid lover of fantasy and sci-fi genres as well as a professional live game streamer, Evy has also worked for over a decade in the corporate world of information technology and computer engineering as a Chief Technology Officer.  Easily adapting to the world of new media management and business development, Evy has become integral to our social media services.


Glamorous Dame Mimi contributes travel blogs from her worldly adventures and dishes on dating for the ‘Over 60’ crowd, while inspiring us all that no matter what age, we can all follow our dreams, see the world, and experience romance with any number of charming and handsome suitors while still remaining beautiful and fabulous.


Life Coach, Body Work and spiritual guru Carol Patterson contributes creative pieces recounting her travels and experiences leading an alternative lifestyle in pursuit of peace and fulfillment while remaining fit and healthy and navigating intense personal relationships.


Would you like to be listed here?  


We are currently accepting additional editors and regular specialist contributors!



To join our staff as a regular contributor, send a message to Team@PaperDuchesses.com telling us what you’re passionate about, what you love to create, and examples of your past work.  For editorial consideration, please send your resume/CV and salary expectations to Emme@PaperDuchesses.com to begin the application process.


Collaborations & Writing For Us


Paper Duchesses is currently accepting articles and blog posts from influencers, bloggers, content creators, and our readers.  Our acceptable genre and topic list is broad, encompassing all of Lifestyle, Fashion, Fiction, and the realm of the Social Influencer in traditional and online media.  


We are only accepting fully-developed pieces, not development proposals or pitches, at this time.  If you have an idea for an article, please write up a draft before submission.



If you would like to submit an article, review, blog post, or join Paper Duchesses as a regular guest author:  


Please send a summary of your piece as well as the full-text and any media to Team@PaperDuchesses.com and the appropriate Editor will respond.


We love fostering the writing community and believe in a spirit of collaboration and the freedom of information. We are happy to syndicate (cross-post) articles and media from other blogs and publications to garner publicity for smaller brands and engage in cooperative social media exchanges.


If you’re an influencer, blogger, or content creator with great posts but without a wide audience, we are happy to publish the work you’ve already created on Paper Duchesses and highlight your brand, contact us at Team@PaperDuchesses.com.