Fashion Jobs – Flats for Pre-Fall

August 14th, 2018
Pre-fall is such an exciting time for style and most fashionistas’ favourite time of the year. Getting to wear your summer favourites like dresses and jumpsuits paired with jackets, boots and blazers gives you more to work with when putting together with outfits. One of our favourites for the pre-fall season is flats! We love how versatile flats can be taking us from the office to weekend brunch and of course how comfortable they can be compared to a pair of heels, while still feeling put to Read More...

Fashion Jobs – 5 Things you Should Have if you Want to Get Into the Fashion Industry

August 14th, 2018
A lot of people dream about working in fashion but it doesn’t always seem realistic or they are blinded by misconceptions of the industry.  This work takes a great deal of discipline and hard work, and often people ask how do they get started. Whether you’ve been to fashion school or not, here are five things you should have if you want to get into the industry.   Blog/Website In today’s world, your website is your resume, especially when it comes to creative industries l Read More...

Fashion Jobs – 5 Pairs of Sunglasses for the Most Summer Shade

August 2nd, 2018
  Everyone loves playing dress up, regardless of the season and while accessories tend to be every style enthusiasts favourite part of fashion, most will usually pick shoes or bags as their poison. Sunglasses, however, are no doubt a major part of an outfit tying together an outfit’s vibe, especially in the summertime. Eyewear is also having a major moment right now over the last few months with everything from classic styles to bolder trends taking front and centre stage. We’ve Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Etiquette, Interviews and Employment

July 23rd, 2018
  Saying there is a generational gap is no excuse when it comes to the employment process, for both the employer and the employee.     From my experience, millennials tend to interview very well and are quite sophisticated when it comes to the interview process! However, once they get the job the expectations reveal themselves.   What I have found interesting is that these ‘expectations' are necessities, tools for millennials to do their job well.  Techn Read More...

Fashion Jobs – 5 Tips to Find the Perfect Job

July 23rd, 2018
  AKA The Elevator Pitch. You never know when you are going to bump into someone that may be able to help you in your job search. Being prepared with your ‘value add' to any company is a great thing to have.   • What does that consist of? • When pitching yourself it should never be more than 30- to 45 seconds long. • Be friendly and confident when pitching. Own your own skills and make them believe you would be a great asset to the company. • It's a well t Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Beach Inspired Bags to Take From the Sand to the Streets

July 23rd, 2018
When it comes to accessories, aside from shoes, it's probably no surprises that bags hit the top of our list. A bag is not only the perfect style piece to complete an outfit but also obviously has a practical purpose to help you carry your daily essentials around town. One of the biggest trends this summer for handbags is no doubt the beach inspired look. From big straw totes to architecturally influenced bamboo clutches, these tropical vibe bags are being seen everywhere from top vacation des Read More...

Fashion Jobs- How to Succeed in Retail

July 23rd, 2018
  Working in retail is so much more than simply a part-time job for students to help them get through school. Retail can be a stepping stone to many different career fields or even be your lifelong passion. You can learn so many different skills in retail, such as multi-tasking, customer service, organization, teamwork and so much more. Retail can be a fulfilling career if you are prepared to work for it. Read on to learn about SNTF's tips to be successful in retail.   Set Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Everything You Need to know About Retail Careers

July 23rd, 2018
At Style Nine To Five, we help fashion lovers find their dream careers in their chosen field. And if you've been thinking about starting a career in the fashion world, a great place to start is in retail. What most people don't know is that there are so many jobs within retail to pursue. In this post, we break down some of the retail careers that we feature on our job board and some salary ranges to go with them. With so many different positions in the retail sector, it can sometimes get con Read More...

Fashion Jobs – The Most Fashionable Activewear You Need to Invest in Now

July 13th, 2018
Living in Canada, activewear can be found everywhere, regardless if you're being active, running errands or you just want to be comfortable. With so many opportunities to be active, running, biking around the city, or hitting one of your local gyms, you need a variety of fashionable pieces to sweat in. SNTF has come up with our list of the best, most fashionable, activewear you need to invest in now.   Lululemon You can’t go wrong with this Vancouver classic. Lululemon has breathable and Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Fashion News Recap

July 10th, 2018
Canada Goose to Open in Downtown Vancouver The exceedingly popular Toronto-based company Canada Goose has announced they will be occupying a 4000 square foot space in the upper level of Vancouver’s Pacific Centre mall. The store will be located near the Apple Store – across from Harry Rosen and will feature fun Canadian themed décor such as marble polar bear sculptures made by Jason Carter, a Canadian Indigenous artist. The company, known for its down-filled coats have boosted business e Read More...