Fashion Jobs – Dressing for Interviews: Spring/Summer Edition

May 25th, 2018
When prepping for an interview your mind typically goes to “what am I going to wear?" We are lucky in the fashion industry where we get to be flexible with our wardrobe choices.  You often want to wear something that will make you stand out and be remembered amongst the other candidates. We’re not directed by a dress code so it can cause confusion between standing out while looking fashionable, and what is still appropriate for a professional interview. This confusion might be heightene Read More...

Fashion Jobs: Speaking with Jodi Goodfellow of Startup Fashion Week

May 25th, 2018
This week, we had the opportunity to chat with Jodi Goodfellow, the founder and executive producer of Startup Fashion Week (SFW), an innovative organization that selects the most promising Canadian startups in fashion and fashion-tech to showcase with the goal of helping them establish visibility, credibility, media coverage, networks and new opportunities. In 2018, SFW is celebrating its fifth year, and will be hosting fashion shows in not one but two Canadian cities. Look for SFW events in M Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Q&A with Vancouver-based jewellery designer Leah Alexandra

May 23rd, 2018
Leah Alexandra has taken the jewellery world by storm, by creating pieces with natural gems and stones, making each of her unique pieces stand out. Originally from Toronto, then relocating to Vancouver, Leah Alexandra has brought our local scene to her designs. Her designs are carried in local boutiques, internationally, online and of course, found in her showroom in Gastown. Leah took some time to talk to us a little bit about her company, her inspirations, and the future.   SNT Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Weekly Recap

May 22nd, 2018
Now that May is well underway, we wanted to kick off the start of the new week by recapping all our favourite Style Nine to Five articles from the week prior, just to ensure we’re all on the same page when it comes to the world of SNTF fashion. From festival fashion inspiration to Canadian women-led fashion brands to celebrate, here are the top articles of the week. Where to Find Designer Pieces Without the Designer Prices in Vancouver The truth is, in Vancouver, you’re able to find Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Fashion News Recap

May 18th, 2018
Is the legend herself, Naomi Campbell retiring from runway? After 32 years storming the runways, Campbell has hinted that she may be trading the catwalk for a cozy seat in the audience and let it be “carried on by the younger generation”. At the Fashion for Relief fashion show in Cannes last weekend, which helped to raise money for important causes like the Times Up legal defense fund and Save the Children charity, the supermodel stated she wasn’t sure how much longer she could walk. Na Read More...

Fashion Jobs – 5 Canadian Women-Led Fashion Brands to Celebrate

May 18th, 2018
Mothers Day may have come and gone but we want to celebrate hard-working women every day. From designers to boutique owners, Canadian women are leading the way with innovative ideas and keen sartorial senses. These are five of our favourite brands run by women that are creating waves in the Canadian fashion industry. Rightful Owner The antithesis to fast fashion and the notoriously short lifespan of trends, RoseMcMahon’s clothing line for women celebrates the joy of playing dress up. H Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Festival Style Trends

May 16th, 2018
As the school year ends and spring turns into summer, festival season for us in Canada is almost amongst us! The season kicked off in April with two back-to-back weekends of fun in the California desert, also known as Coachella, which to style enthusiasts is known to set the tone for the rest of the year’s festival fashions. You, of course, have those who say that they go to enjoy the music, art and culture that comes with attending a festival but to others getting dressed up and having fu Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Where to Find Designer Pieces Without the Designer Prices in Vancouver

May 15th, 2018
Living in Vancouver, you see designer products everywhere. The streets are full of Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Louboutin and more. When you walk into Holt Renfrew or Nordstrom to yourself to a new designer piece, we guarantee you'll be paying a hefty designer price. But don't get us wrong, this isn't necessarily a bad thing because the price is a representation of the quality you're paying for. The quality, love and care that go into making these pieces are much better than what you would find in Read More...

Fashion Career Advice with Christie Lohr

May 15th, 2018
Looking to get your foot in the fashion door? Let our Founder Christie Lohr help you! This is perfect for those who've been unable to attend our fashion career workshops in Vancouver or for those who don't live in Vancouver. Meeting with Christie $125.00 1 hour, solo in-person meeting with Christie Lohr to discuss your fashion career including a cover letter and resume review. Must live in the Vancouver area. Once purchased, you'll receive a follow-up email to schedule a time. Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Weekly Recap

May 14th, 2018
Now that May is well underway, we wanted to kick off the start of the new week by recapping all our favourite Style Nine to Five articles from the week prior, just to ensure we’re all on the same page when it comes to the world of SNTF fashion. From learning how to ask for a raise at work to a Q&A with the founder of Chelsea King, here are the top articles of the week. 9 Stylish Mother's Dy Gift Ideas Mother’s Day is quickly approaching, and finding the perfect gift for your mom Read More...