Meet the team: a 1-minute interview with …

Have you ever wondered about the people behind the books? Here’s the first of a series of sneak-peeks into the Visual Arts team.

Meet Emily, from the Fashion team.

Emily ArdizzoneName: Emily Ardizzone

Position: Assistant Editor for Fashion

Hometown: Norwich, UK

Favourite colour: yellow

Favourite movie: Carrie, Suspiria, Harold and Maude … I can’t pick just one

Favourite designer: Viktor & Rolf

Top gadget in your wishlist: an unbreakable umbrella

Coffee or tea: Lapsang Souchong

Pet hate/peeve: Tourists during rush hour!

Known fact about you: Amateur ballerina!

A Bloomsbury book you recommend: Fashion and Jazz by Alphonso McClendon

Latest book project: The Fashion Photography Archive. Not a book exactly, but definitely an exciting project!

The best thing about your job: My colleagues

The best thing about Fashion : Oh the glamour!

Your dream job: Editor for fashion, ballet and scary stories, possibly in New York

What 3 things would you take to a desert island? A notebook, a radio and possibly my boyfriend

One day, I will … Write a script for a horror movie, design the set and costumes, possibly star in it too!