A List of Careers You Can Land In Fashion

The fashion industry is filled with an ocean of jobs (not a lake or large pool, like Drakes). We’ve listed only a few common ones below for you to explore. Visual Merchandiser  Fashion Journalist PR (Public Relations)  Creative Director Art Director Fashion Editor  Fashion Director  Stylist  Buyer Sales Associate Photographer  Illustrator  Designer  Sample Maker Pattern…

Resume Tips That Will Land You The Job

These may seem like no brainers, but typically these go in one ear, and out the other. So be sure to pay close attention to the below tips- they could make or break your chances at landing your dream gig. Spell Check Rule number 1: always double, triple and quadruple check, top to bottom, left…

Internship Expectations vs. Reality

1. Expectation= Glamours office with comfy chairs, glass desk and gold pens Reality= Your average building with poor lighting, cubicles and a receptionist that doesn’t smile at you when you walk in. 2. Expectation= Kitchen with a fancy coffee machine for you to fuel up when you are feeling low Reality= Kitchen smaller then a city…

Summing up Some of Ryerson’s Fashion Professors in One Sentence

If you’ve had these teachers, you’ll know exactly what we are talking about. Joseph Medaglia *Giggles out of pure excitement* and *changes facial expression to happy kid in a candy store when he likes your concept* Anna Romanovska “It is a good start”. Quirky and artistic (especially with gouache). Chris Kim The soft spoken coding…

Problems of a Ryerson Fashion Student

Welcome to Rye-High (aka Ryerson University), where campus is half runway show thanks to Fashion Students and half rolled-out-of-bed-pjs thanks to all others. 1st year kits There are multiple, and they’re HEAVY, which means you’ll need more then 2 hands when picking them up, so bribe your bestie and get them before they sell out! The…

What They Failed To Tell You Before Becoming A Fashion Student

I’m sure the stereotypes in movies scared you a little bit (Miranda Priestley was no joke, and trust me, you’ll run into professors and bosses who could very well be the devil dressed in a Prada disguise), but there’s a whole lot more to be worried about then just an intimidating professor. That’s why we’re…