Trey Taylor

Title: Contributing Writer
Education: University of the Arts London
Location: New York, New York
Expertise: Pop Culture, Celebrity, Lifestyle
  • Trey Taylor is an editor and writer based in New York who covers all things pop culture and celebrity.
  • In addition to InStyle, his work has appeared in The Face, Vogue, GQ, and The New York Times, among others.
  • He has interviewed some of the industry's leading talents including Harry Styles, Stevie Nicks, Elton John, Lily-Rose Depp, Whoopi Goldberg, Zayn Malik, Jaden Smith, Kylie Jenner, Patti Smith, and others.


As an editor and writer for over 10 years, he has overseen editorial direction across print and digital at The Face, Interview, Dazed, and Fantastic Man. In those years, he hired and managed editorial teams, and launched/relaunched three digital platforms.

As an editorial director and copywriter, he helped brands like Nike, Tommy Hilfiger, Chipotle, YSL Beauty, TikTok, Chairish & Target tell their stories. In 2017, he was editor of the Dazed 100 in collaboration with Calvin Klein, leading a months-long branded project that resulted in a needle-pushing guide introducing 100 next-generation creatives shaping youth culture.

He is currently the Senior Editorial Director of Day One Agency in New York.


Trey earned his Bachelor of Arts in French and Literature at the University of British Columbia. He received his Master's Degree in Fashion Communication from the University of the Arts London.

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