After having finished the College for Graphic Design in Hamburg, Mimi Hocke moved to London in 1986, where she studied Fashion Illustration & Photography, receiving a higher National Diploma in 1991.
She soon had work experience in the fashion department of British Vogue and ID Magazine.
In 1992 she left London to work fulltime as a fashion assistant for Vogue Germany in Munich.
From 1992-1995 Mimi was Fashion Editor for a German Fashion Magazine based in Hamburg, creating fashion stories in collaboration with internationally known photographers.
She now is based in Paris, working as a freelanced fashion editor / stylist for different international magazines and advertising campagnes.