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...

Fashion Jobs – 5 Fashion Myths to Bust in 2015

February 3rd, 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! MYTH #1 – No denim on denim TRUTH - As long as the colors or wash of the denims are different, don`t let this myth stop you from wearing your jean jacket with your favourite pair of jeans MYTH #2 – Invest in timeless pieces not trends TRUTH - Invest in whatever you know you Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Essential Knits

January 27th, 2015
Having an array of cozy knits is a must during this cold season. Knits don’t all come in the same shape or form. So mix it up with different styles, textures, and colors. Here’s a list of the definite must have’s to help get you stay warm this winter!   Product List: 1. J.Crew Collection cashmere chunky turtleneck sweater, $345 2. + Kiboots reversible intarsia-knit poncho, $120 available at NET-A-PORTER 3. Merona Womenès Knee High Socks Maroon Knit, $4.98 available Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Mix and match: Co-ordinates

January 27th, 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! It’s time to spice things up with coordinates. I absolutely love the way a dress can suddenly take on a new look by being split into two pieces, or even a blouse with a matching pair of trousers. The patterns, colors, and fabrics available make it so easy to slip on and rock a fashionabl Read More...