4 Ways Working in Retail Prepares You for Any Fashion Career - Style Nine to Five

4 Ways Working in Retail Prepares You for Any Fashion Career

For some, working in retail is the first job they ever have as a way to earn cash as a teen, but for others, it’s a calling to a long and fulfilling career in fashion. The feeling of high-quality fabrics, the satisfaction of a perfectly designed window display, and that rush you get when a […]

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3 Unexpected Benefits of a Career in Retail - Style Nine to Five

3 Unexpected Benefits of a Career in Retail

Contrary to popular belief, retail jobs are more than just a side gig or foot in the door to the fashion industry. Working for a retailer can give you a fulfilling, long-term career with varied experiences and unique opportunities, both at brick-and-mortar stores (ex. as a sales associate, manager or merchandiser, for example) or virtually […]

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Fashion Jobs – How to Style Your Outerwear Pieces this Winter

Find career advice, job listings, careers, fashion jobs, social media internships, retail jobs, fashion design jobs, buying jobs, fashion stylist jobs and style careers on Style Nine to Five! When you picture winter outerwear, chances are you think of bulky and heavy pieces. But the truth is, with a little tweaking, you can really turn […]

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Fashion Jobs: What to pack When Work Takes you on the Road

Whether you work in the fashion industry or not, sometimes your job takes you on the road. It can be exciting to travel to new places, even if it is for work, or it can become so routine to you, that travelling is now second nature. Whichever boat you find yourself in, packing is one […]

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Fashion Jobs – Everything You Need to know About Retail Careers

At Style Nine To Five, we help fashion lovers find their dream careers in their chosen field. And if you’ve been thinking about starting a career in the fashion world, a great place to start is in retail. What most people don’t know is that there are so many jobs within retail to pursue. In this […]

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Fashion Jobs – Warm Weather Shoes to Strut from the Office to Happy Hour

With the days getting longer and our favourite patios opening for the season, the summer months are slowly handing us back our post-work social lives. No longer are the evenings of rushing in snowy weather and darkness from work to dinner, and quickly home to sit in sweats with a bottle of wine. We’re finally […]

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Fashion Jobs – Fashion News Recap

Is the legend herself, Naomi Campbell retiring from runway? After 32 years storming the runways, Campbell has hinted that she may be trading the catwalk for a cozy seat in the audience and let it be “carried on by the younger generation”. At the Fashion for Relief fashion show in Cannes last weekend, which helped […]

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Fashion Jobs – 5 Canadian Women-Led Fashion Brands to Celebrate

Mothers Day may have come and gone but we want to celebrate hard-working women every day. From designers to boutique owners, Canadian women are leading the way with innovative ideas and keen sartorial senses. These are five of our favourite brands run by women that are creating waves in the Canadian fashion industry. Rightful Owner […]

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Fashion Jobs – Weekly Retail News Recap

Asics Opens First Canadian Flagship The Japanese athletic brand, widely recognized for their footwear has started global expansion by opening new flagship locations. Following the opening of a flagship in Manhattan in December, Canada is joining the Asics crew with a 4,400 square foot, two-level Asics store on Queen Street West in Toronto. Sports-geared brands […]

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Fashion Jobs – 5 Easy Outfit Formulas to Build a Workday Uniform

Choosing an outfit on a hectic morning should ideally be as quick as possible so you can begin your day with ease. This may or may not always be the case, so if you’re looking to simplify your mornings, you might want to consider a “workday uniform”. In my time in the fashion industry, many […]

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