Fashion Jobs – 7 Fashion Mistakes You’re Making at the Job Interview

May 6th, 2016
Getting a call for your dream job is one of the most exciting yet nerve racking moments that can happen. You’re already nervous enough for what you’re going to say and how to act. The last thing you should be stressing about is what you’re going to wear. There are fashion do’s and don’ts for an interview that SNTF have decided to prepare you for, so that when your dream job calls, you already have a strong idea of what you’re going to wear to slay this interview. 1. DON’T - Too Read More...

Fashion Jobs – What Not to Include On Your Resume

May 4th, 2016
When looking for help to create the perfect job application package (resume, coverletter, etc), it is important to not only learn what to include, but to learn what not to include when presenting yourself in the form of an email or paper document. Continue reading for our tips on what not to include on your resume! Personal Information Of course you want to include your full name, address, email and phone number at the top of your resume so the recruiter will know who to contact, but lim Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Career Chat: How to Land the Fashion Job After an Interview

May 2nd, 2016
Waiting for a call post-interview feels like waiting for a freshly–painted manicure to dry. So, how do you make sure to land the job after interview? Aside from having the right qualifications and making a friendly connection with the interviewer, here are 3 ways to help you secure the position of your dreams! 1. Questions! When the employer is finished inquiring during the interview process, feel free to ask some questions for yourself. Discover which specific qualities they look for in a Read More...

Fashion Jobs – 6 Shoes Every Fashion Girl Needs

April 29th, 2016
Groceries? Maybe. New Shoes? Definitely. Shoes are indefinitely that one item that can make or break an outfit. It can either ruin your ensemble, or pull it all together. Shoes have always been a true love of mine. There’s nothing that gives me chills more than seeing a hot pair of heels. They usually cost a fortune, but hey, I’ll get there some day. Until then, ill continue to steal my moms Louboutin’s and studded Valentino’s while she’s not looking (sorry mom). When it comes down Read More...

Fashion Jobs – How to Wear Overalls to the Office

April 28th, 2016
As your quintessential ‘90s kid, my favourite piece of clothing growing-up was my pair of denim overalls. They were the perfect shade of blue with gold heart-shaped buttons running down the side, and I thought I was the coolest girl on the playground when I wore them. I loved that they were a quick and easy outfit, extremely comfortable and, most importantly, they were totes cute. Although I had to say goodbye to my childhood coveralls quite sometime ago after they became too tattered t Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Floral Spring Scarves You Need in Your Wardrobe this Season

April 27th, 2016
After a few unexpected snow storms and some frigid days, it’s finally starting to feel like spring. For some reason, once we get our first taste of warm weather we tend to get this overwhelming sensation to declutter our life. That old saying, “out with the old, in with the new” becomes our motto for the next few months—frenemies, stacks of old magazines and unwanted holidays gifts must all go. More often than not, our closet is the first stop on the declutter train, which is a great pla Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Q&A: Miriam Alden of Brunette the Label

April 25th, 2016
Have you ever wanted to run your own fashion business? We get all the deets from Miriam Alden, owner of Vancouver’s Brunette Showroom and creator of Brunette the Label, on her fashion start-up journey and how to gain the right exposure for a new brand. SNTF: You have been representing multiple apparel and accessory brands through your fashion wholesale agency, Brunette Showroom. What made you decide to tackle a new venture and create your own clothing line, Brunette the Label? MA: I fe Read More...

Fashion Jobs – The Shirt Dress

April 21st, 2016
Transitioning from office to play isn’t as always as easy it seems. You don’t want to show up to work under-dressed, and you don’t want to show up for drinks with your girlfriends and while they are sporting the newest fashion trends you are stuck in a blazer and dress pants. There has to be that happy medium between the two extremes. This is where something called ‘The Shirt Dress’ comes into play. It’s that one piece of clothing that’s easy to wear, and can be dressed up or d Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Career Chat: How to Impress Your Boss in 5 Minutes or Less

April 21st, 2016
When working in a company, small or large, it is important to make great, lasting relationships with your boss and co-workers. Depending on the company you are working for, it may be difficult to have long conversations with your boss during the week because of their busy schedule. Read on below for 7 easy tips on how to impress your boss in 5 minutes of less! Be a problem solver, not a problem seeker According to fastcompany.com, it’s solutions that will impress your boss. Sharing ideas Read More...

Fashion Jobs – Career Chat: Q&A with PR Communications Manager Jessica Shamess

April 19th, 2016
Ever wonder if you were destined for a career in communications? Jessica Shamess (@jessicashamess) Communications Manager at Gap Inc. Canada, gives us the lowdown on what it takes to become a Public Relations savant. SNTF: For those who don’t know what a Public Relations position entails, could you describe what an average day at the office would look like for you? JS: As an in-house PR/communications team, we work directly with each global brand lead independently, very similar to a P Read More...