Fashion Jobs – Men’s Fashion: The Underrated Gladiator Sandal

July 19th, 2017
Summer is here once again and it’s all about staying cool and comfortable – at least for most people. Fashionistas not only emphasize the importance of convenience but also style during the season. Sandals, in particular, have become staple pieces for the feet, however, men always seem to disregard their style potential. If you don’t have a problem with flaunting your feet in a pair of traditional summer flip-flops, why not flaunt them in style in a pair of hip gladiator sandals ins Read More...

Fashion Jobs – How to Have a Successful Fashion Career Today

July 18th, 2017
When I started Style Nine to Five, there were no categories like ‘E-Commerce’ and ‘Social Media’ on my job board to select when posting. I had to add those categories two years ago after seeing such a shift and growing demand. About 50% (or more) of jobs posted these days are now in the E-Commerce industry. Some roles include Coordinators for Influencer agencies, E-commerce Specialists or Buyers for online retailers.   While we still have a number of Editorial roles regularly poste Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Q&A with Vegan Leather Handbag Designer Silvia Gallo of jeane & jax

July 17th, 2017
It’s always refreshing when you learn about an individual that’s disrupting the fashion industry for a good reason. Silvia Gallo is the owner of jeane & jax, a Montreal-based vegan handbag line that encompasses the importance of cruelty-free fashion and is a PETA approved vegan brand and a partner in the movement of shifting the focus from leather to vegan leather. Her stunning collection offers consumers a higher end alternative to animal leather and is quickly becoming popular with Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Our Favourite Summer Festival Accessories

July 17th, 2017
We live for a good party, especially when it’s outdoors in the summer with some of our favourite food, musicians, and friends. Festival season is jam packed into a few months and although we might already be mid-way, there are still a bunch of day parties, festivals and outdoor events to conquer! If you’re like us, these summer events give you a chance to play dress up and get creative with our outfits. We live for fun yet functional pieces, so we put together our must-have festival access Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Footwear of the Season: Summer Slides

July 13th, 2017
Looking for an easy yet stylish shoe this summer? Enter the slide.  From the moment they landed on the fashion map, slides have instantly become the must-have summer shoe. Celebrity fashionistas like Kendall Jenner, Rihanna, and Bella Hadid have been killing this trend, and for good reason. Slides are versatile which means you can slide into them for any occasion, even when you’re rushing out the door (literally). Here are six pairs of slides you’ll want to try this summer. Pop of Colo Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Trend Alert: Tassels, Fringe, and Pompoms

July 11th, 2017
  Put the loud prints aside and embrace a new trend that has been a hot talk amongst fashion addicts! In the recent years, tassels, fringe, and pompoms have become popular embellishments to clothing and accessories, reminiscing the classic styles of the past but still embodying a fashion forward statement. Luxury brands such as Versace, Gucci, and Balmain have adhered to this trend, boosting its popularity via the endorsements of many A-list celebrities including Gigi Hadid, Cara Del Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Trend Alert: 3 Ways to Style a Denim Dress

July 10th, 2017
Denim has been and forever will be a part of our lives and let’s face it, most of us have a serious section dedicated to it in our closets. But we aren’t just talking about jeans; we mean all the tops, chambray button-downs, and jackets that flood our closets in multiple shades of blue for the perfect Canadian tuxedo. Now that the warm weather has finally to stick around, it’s time for us to indulge in the summer months and take every chance that we can to show a little leg in our favor Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Trend Alert: Summer Embroidery

July 10th, 2017
We have seen spring and summer welcome new and exciting trends, but just can’t help but lust over embroidery and all the intricate detail it’s currently bringing to the fashion world. From Dolce & Gabbana to our grandmother’s closet, embroidery has made its way through fashion history and is having a major style moment this year. It really brings an outfit to life and is a fun and flirty way to show off your personality with the wide range of prints and colours to choose from. From Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Office Style: Summer Shorts

July 5th, 2017
With the hottest of the summer months among us, it’s time to start swapping our skinny jeans for shorts and other warm weather approved apparel. You might be starting to sweat just thinking about what to wear to the office, especially if you’re a public transit commuter, dreading those heat wave, smog-filled days. The questions we all want to know is, are shorts acceptable at work, and how short is too short? Depending on your industry, some offices are becoming more and more relaxed wi Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Trend Alert: Gingham

July 4th, 2017
Now that summer 2017 is well underway, we wanted to take a serious look at the trends that are popping up everywhere — from the streets to the feeds of our favourite fashionistas and street style stars — and one trend we couldn’t help but love is gingham. It not only gives us a feeling of nostalgia — instantly reminding us of our childhood, but it also looks flattering on all body types, especially if you’re not a fan of summer stripes. Regardless of your taste or price point, th Read More...