Fashion Jobs – Casual Work Attire Fridays: Footwear

March 24th, 2017
Mondays and Fridays always feel like they are two worlds apart — trekking to the office with coffee in one hand, newspaper in the other and a mindset of conquering the week ahead. We understand that your favourite work heels might make your feet vulnerable by the end of a long work week, which is why a sleek sneaker or loafer is the perfect addition to your non-stop working schedule. A pair of effortless slip-ons or casual sneakers is essential to every office wardrobe — believe us. Both Read More...

Fashion Jobs – 5 Tips For Landing the Fashion Job of Your Dreams

March 23rd, 2017
Many of us have grown up with the dream of working in the fashion industry. Whether it’s in the editorial world, in a buying office or in the design field, there are endless opportunities to make a name for yourself in the industry. But how do you actually get in? Breaking into the fashion industry can be a seemingly daunting and exclusive task, but we are here to tell you that it can be done and you can land the job you’ve always dreamed of.    So here are some proven tips that will Read More...

Fashion Jobs – The Art of Networking

March 23rd, 2017
Dear fellow fashionistas, let’s take a moment and absorb the ever so valuable advice from the one and only Anna Wintour, “In today’s world you have to interact. You can’t be some difficult, shy person who is not able to look somebody in the face; You have to know how to talk about your vision, your focus and what you believe in.” Here we are, ambitious, driven, talented and of course, extremely stylish prospects. Our potential to succeed in the fashion industry is great and there ar Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Spring Weather Ready Bags

March 21st, 2017
Spring has sprung! And with the change of seasons comes a perfectly valid reason to revamp our closets with a little shopping spree, right? Spring is definitely the harder of the two transitional months to navigate when it comes to outfit choices; the cravings for summer sun and sandals get trumped by rainy days and Wellies. Our purse choices are just as difficult, as we fight wanting to bust out our favourite white tote, while muddy streets just aren’t cooperating. We thought we'd help yo Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Q&A With Vancouver-Based Stylist and Creative Consultant Leila Bani

March 20th, 2017
If you don’t recognize Leila Bani, chances are you will recognize her work. Leila is a Vancouver stylist and is well known for incredible editorial work.  Her work has made it into publications like, GQ, Emmy, Flare, Fashion, NUVO, Montecristo, The Editorial, Elle Canada, NYLON, ID, and Flaunt. Not only has she been featured in those publications, Leila does more than just style; she brings the clothes to life with her unique touch. As one of Vancouver’s top stylists, she continues to Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Professionalism in the Workplace: 7 Tips For Recent Graduates

March 17th, 2017
Attention graduates, you have sure come a long way: the endless nights of studying, countless deadlines, passing every test, and going above and beyond to make it on time for class has finally come to an end.  Celebratory sparkling drinks are definitely on the rise! It is your day and you’ve made it. You waited four long years for this day and have the knowledge and experience you need to succeed. But to help you further stand out of the crowd, we’ve put together seven proven tips and Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Five Killer Office Appropriate Heels

March 16th, 2017
Black pumps. Pink kitten heels. And some days...flats. Let’s face it; office appropriate shoes can be boring. Work is not the place for stilettos or platforms, but you don’t have to stick with the ordinary either! To help you enter the season with your best-dressed heel forward, we’ve rounded up five pairs of office-appropriate heels with a bit of pizazz. A New Take on the Penny Loafer I myself am a big fan of penny loafers, but sometimes they’re just a bit too bland. Jazz up thi Read More...

Fashion Jobs – How to Wear Spring Clothes to Work in the Winter

March 14th, 2017
Now that spring clothes have started to appear in stores, it’s hard to resist buying for the warmer days ahead even though technically it’s still winter. But we have some important news: these warm weather purchases can be justified by pairing them with your pre-existing winter wardrobe. And what’s more, you can make them work for the office, too. Cue: layering. This list will showcase five spring pieces and how to pair them with your winter staples to achieve a work-appropriate outfit Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Why Statement Jackets Are a Must-Have for the Office

March 8th, 2017
When we think of staple pieces for the office, the first few things that to come to mind are black dress pants and blouses. While these are definitely wardrobe essentials, there’s something about a well-fitted, statement jacket that can instantly transform your outfit. Now that the weather is adjusting to warmer temperatures, there are countless lighter options and playful colours available to amplify your office wardrobe. These are the reasons why jackets are statement pieces for the office Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Transitioning Your Winter Wardrobe for Spring

March 5th, 2017
Spring is a new beginning, a time of revitalization. It can also be one of the toughest seasons to build a wardrobe for. Some days are complete with blue skies and sunshine, while others are beaten down by rain and snow. How are you supposed to pull together an outfit from such variety? Here are a few tips to inspire your inner fashionista. Pair a Leather Jacket with a Maxi Skirt This is a look that ALWAYS works. The combination of a long, feminine skirt and a masculine jacket not Read More...