How to Set Work-Life Boundaries Without Falling Behind in Your Career - Style Nine to Five

How to Set Work-Life Boundaries Without Falling Behind in Your Career

Even during normal times, it’s common for people to struggle to disconnect from work in fear of falling behind. This might even be exacerbated with the pandemic forcing many companies to have their employees work from home. While working remotely comes with many added comforts, from the lack of commute to the privacy of your […]

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Passion for Fashion – 10 Other Ways to Say It

If you’ve ever said that you have a “passion for fashion” on your cover letter, resume, or in a job interview, you’re not alone. That’s because it’s one of the most over-used phrases for expressing your enthusiasm when applying for a job in fashion. By now, it not only sounds a little cheesy, but it’s […]

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Fashion Jobs – Men’s Fashion: Shearling Jackets & Coats

We’ve all seen them. Yes, jackets or coats that have that distinct (faux) sheep wool lining or collar. They are also thick and warm hence they are worn typically throughout most of the year. Although shearling jackets or coats have been on the trend wagon for a while, it seems that both the general public […]

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Frills in Fashion

Fashion Jobs – Trend Alert: Frills in Fashion

Whether you call them ruffles or frills, they are currently the hottest trend of the summer. Following the spring and summer ready-wear-shows, frills have been dominating the fashion world and can be seen on just about everything from dresses and blouses and skirts and shoes. This high fashion trend can instantly make any look fun […]

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Fashion Jobs - Wide Leg Trousers for Work

Fashion Jobs – Wide Leg Trousers for Work

It was only a matter of time before our tapered dress pants took a backseat to the uber chic wide-leg trouser. More often than not, we find ourselves unsatisfied and uninspired with our work wear, relying on our trusted uniform of dark basics, so the reinstatement of the wide leg trouser couldn’t have come at […]

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Fashion Jobs – How to Refresh Your Spring Workwear

It might not quite be summer, but it’s definitely starting to feel spring-ish outside. When it comes to transitioning between seasons, it can be quite confusing trying to decide not only what to wear but also what’s office appropriate. To help make the seasonal transition that much smoother, here are a few chic ideas on how […]

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

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 […]

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The Art of Networking - Style Nine to Five

Fashion Jobs – The Art of Networking

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, […]

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Fashion Jobs - Spring Weather Ready Bags - Style Nine to Five

Fashion Jobs – Spring Weather Ready Bags

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 […]

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