Born in East Germany, Winnie trained as window dresser before completing a diploma of arts at the Bauhaus. Her work is focused within the fashion industry where she works on fashion and still life projects as stylist and photographic creative director. Her work reaches an audience through a broad range of publications including; Zeit Magazin, Le Monde M, Arena Homme+, Wallpaper and F.A.Z. Magazin. Winnie has a long standing relationship as deputy fashion director with the German fashion magazine "ACHTUNG - Zeitschrift für Mode" and she currently lives and works in Berlin.