Fashion Jobs – Culotte Comeback

March 25th, 2015
  We all know that fashion runs in cycles, but sometimes there are certain trends that come back and not only surprise us, but also leave us wondering if we could possibly “go there” again.     Why are these so great that they’ve crept back into stores? They literally will help get you through any kind of weather and can be worn in endless different ways.  Pretty much every retailer offers some version of this pant, whether it’s a funky print, a soft l Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Transitioning Your Knits

March 24th, 2015
    It is right about now, in this month of March, where the warmish temperatures call on a time of transition.  Winter had us fall in love once again with chunky knits and while spring has not yet sprung, it is springing and we no longer need excessive sweaters.  Like in lessons of love, if something no longer serves you, you should set it free.  It is time to let go of our chubby sweaters and embrace seasonal appropriate versions of the cozy sweaters that once were.  You Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Transitional Outwear

March 23rd, 2015
Spring can be a tricky season to dress for – the sun is out and the parkas can be put away – but it’s not exactly time to break out the dresses and skirts. Here are some ideas on spring jackets to fight the chill and top off your spring looks.     1. Style Inspiration: Pauline Hoarau image courtesy of FASHIONISING 2. Style Inspiration: Alexandra Pereira image courtesy of LOVELY-PEPA 3. Style Inspiration: Jac Jagaciak  image courtesy of FASHIONISING 4. Pala D Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Get That Interview

March 20th, 2015
What's one easy thing you can do to almost guarantee you get a response, call or interview for that fashion job? It starts with what you write in your cover letter. See below! DO: To Christie Lohr,   I'm excited to be applying to your PR/Marketing Intern role at Style Nine to Five. I've been a long time follower of your company and love what you do....(then go into why you'd be a great fit with examples of education and previous experience.)     DON'T: Get Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Last Minute Meeting

March 20th, 2015
Are you an employer? Post your fashion job here. Are you a job seeker? Find fashion jobs here. Don't forget to follow us on Instagram for the latest fashion jobs, career advice and fashion trends!       I’ve been in situations where an amazing career opportunity presents itself and I’m not always in my most fashionable outfit. There are a few key pieces you can keep in your office, car or locker at the gym to keep your outfit chic and professi Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Looks for Less

March 19th, 2015
    In a society where keeping up appearances has become more important than ever before, looking fashionable and trendy has jumped to the top of the priority list. Unfortunately this can be an expensive priority, which for most is not supported by a celebrity bank account. How can we achieve a high-end designer look that most of us simply cannot afford, but still look the part? Here are a few suggestions:   Valentino, US $995  vs. Yes Style, US $86     Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Rain Gear

March 17th, 2015
  Are you an employer? Post your fashion job here. Are you a job seeker? Find fashion jobs here. Don't forget to follow us on Instagram for the latest fashion jobs, career advice and fashion trends! Just because the weather is dreary doesn’t mean you can’t dress fashionably. Here are some things to consider when finding wet weather gear. • Fabrics: Wear layers –a cotton or other breathable fabric underneath your raincoat will keep you cool in wet weather • The perfect ja Read More...

Fashion Jobs – #GIRLBOSSES: Rebecca Ramsdale

March 13th, 2015
  We’re all about empowerment, especially when it comes to successful women who create a name for themselves in such a competitive industry. #GIRLBOSSES is an exclusive Style Nine to Five series where we feature both inspiring and successful women in the fashion industry about how they go to where they are today.   This month’s #GIRLBOSS is Rebecca Ramsdale, a Merchandise Team Lead and Social Media Coordinator at Urban Outfitters. We asked her about how she landed he Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Spring Buys For Any Budget

March 10th, 2015
Are you an employer? Post your fashion job here. Are you a job seeker? Find fashion jobs here. Don't forget to follow us on Instagram for the latest fashion jobs, career advice and fashion trends! We’re in the last stretch of winter – which means soon enough we can ditch our parkas and make some room in our closet for dresses and t-shirts again! Hopefully I’m not getting too ahead of myself, but I am pumped to start shopping for the spring season! No matter what your budget is Read More...

Fashion Jobs – 5 Spring Must-Haves

March 9th, 2015
  Are you an employer? Post your fashion job here. Are you a job seeker? Find fashion jobs here. Don't forget to follow us on Instagram for the latest fashion jobs, career advice and fashion trends! With March in full swing, and the weather warming up on the west coast, spring is officially in the air. As a customary greeting to the season of new life and rebirth, it’s time to bid winter’s heavy knits and sombre neutrals farewell, and adopt a lighter, brighter disposition for the Read More...