Fashion Jobs – Lunch Date Wear

June 10th, 2015
When you love your job, it’s difficult to find much time for anything else. Sometimes, the only time you can get some quality time in is those 60 minutes of the work day where you’re able to head out and grab some fuel. Sometimes even, the only time available to schedule a date is during those short and sweet 60 minutes. So, what do you wear to work on the day you’re heading out for lunch with someone (potentially) important? Have no fear. Here we will demonstrate how to look ch Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Gym to Office

June 9th, 2015
Getting in an early morning work out is a sure way to start your day off feeling accomplished. What I have always struggled with is having enough time afterwards to get office ready. If you are really pressed for time and can’t wash your hair, dry shampoo will become your best friend! I always find packing clothing that does not wrinkle is my go-to for those early mornings. Take a look at some of my other must-haves for going from the gym to office seamlessly. Style Inspiration: Gigi Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Leah Alexandra Jewelry Interview

June 8th, 2015
Crisp, salty air, sandy shores, sparkling seas and an endless amount of sunshine. This is the picture the West Coast paints as inspiration for Leah Alexandra, a Vancouver based jewellery designer who spent many summers abroad soaking up a life by water in Cape Cod. Her effortlessly chic jewellery collection showcases dainty pendants perfect for layering, delicate rings made to be stacked and worn on a variety of fingers, earrings designed to dangle luxuriously from the lobes, and bracelets m Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Structured Skirts

June 5th, 2015
Structured skirts are a great way to spice-up an office look. Rather than your typical pencil skirt, it may be a good idea to opt for a structured skirt. Especially as the weather gets warmer, a structured skirt gives your legs room to breathe. Many designers have created structured skirts, but this trend can easily be worked off the runway, as well. Pairing a structured skirt with a dainty heel and a fitted top ensures the focus of the outfit is entirely on the skirt. Pro tip: a basic butt Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Style Nine to Five’s 5 Year Anniversary

June 2nd, 2015
  One of the best days of my life, that's for sure! Style Nine to Five celebrates five years with some of our favourite media, influencers, bloggers and friends. Put on by Sparkle Media and held at Leah Alexandra Jewelry's loft style studio in Gastown, the atmosphere was elegant, soft and pretty complete with cake, cocktails, white balloons, candles and gold cutlery. I founded the first ever fashion job board in Canada in 2010, and my goal has always been to help job seekers find th Read More...

Fashion Jobs – How to Wear Sandals at Work

June 2nd, 2015
Tank tops, shorts and sandals are all essentials in a summer wardrobe. However, it can be tough to know where to draw the line on what is better left for weekend wear rather then to the office. Here are some sandals that are considered work appropriate. Freshly pedicured toes are always recommended as well! Style Inspiration: Aimee Song, image courtesy of songofstyle.com   1. Michael Kors Gillian Wedge, $178 2. Free People Scorpio Embellished Sandal, $84 3. Zara Printed Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Chic Sheaths

June 1st, 2015
Every office wardrobe needs some essential staples to make getting dressed and looking fabulous more easier. One of those staple pieces is a sheath dress. It’s a classic shape that looks great on every body type and goes with all your favourite accessories. A chic sheath is a must have for every woman! Inspiration Photo: Annie from Stylish Petite wearing a Banana Republic Piped Lace Sheath Dress. 1. Chetta B. Cotton Eyelet Sheath Dress available at Nordstrom, $112.63 2. Brushstr Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Style Nine to Five Turns 5!

May 27th, 2015
Dream BIG! Since I founded the first ever fashion job board in Canada in 2010, my goal has always been to help job seekers find their dream job. Style Nine to Five works with over 500 fashion employers (including Hudson’s Bay, Topshop, Coach, Lululemon, Le Chateau, independent boutiques and many designers) and has recently expanded to the NYC market. Please join us on social media today/tonight to celebrate our 5th year anniversary by using and searching the hashtag #SNTFturns5 Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Fringe

May 22nd, 2015
  With the 70’s having a major fashion moment, it is no surprise that one of its biggest counterparts fringe, has been on the front lines. Lately I am seeing fringe on everything. From handbags, shoes, to jackets, fringe has made a major comeback this season.  I love that fringe has been popping up in many materials like leather or suede. Each type of material gives a whole new identity to the fringe look. I have gathered some of my favorite fringe pieces with inspiration from the Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Resume Database: Employers and Job Seekers

May 20th, 2015
Employers can have access to our Pre-screened Resume Database for $200 for 30 days. Each resume has been pre-screened already for either fashion education or experience -- we've done half the work for you! Click HERE to purchase! Employers trust Style Nine to Five to quickly fill their fashion job opportunities with qualified candidates. The majority of the job seekers that post their resumes on our database are graduates from fashion schools such as Blanche MacDonald in Vancouv Read More...