Best Way to Dress for a Job Interview According to Industry

Throughout women’s history, the classic pencil skirt and blazer set was the universally accepted business attire. But, with the rise in job opportunities for women, we have shifted away from this uniform look. As the list of available careers for women is changing, our work attire is changing too. Because of this, what you wear…

A Letter to My Younger Self

Recently, it was my birthday, and I took the time to reflect on what has happened in my life in the past ten years. A decade ago, I came to New York City with only $200 in my pocket, clueless for what would happen next and no idea of how I was going to make a…

MOVING TO A NEW CITY

Starting over and moving to a new city can be an exhilarating yet terrifying experience. The thought of putting yourself out there to make friends and learn a new culture can all seem a bit overwhelming. Whether you are moving a few states away or a million miles away, change is difficult. But with time…

WHY ARE YOU SO AFRAID?

As women, often we are afraid of stepping out of the shadows and letting ourselves shine. Sometimes we are not confident or strong enough to ask for what we deserve and instead continue to let those around us under-appreciated us or hold us back. We know that we are destined for more but are not…

AN INTERNSHIP IN THE FASHION INDUSTRY

photo credit: flaunter When people hear the words fashion internship they immediately picture scenes from the Devil Wears Prada and imagine an intern strutting around New York City in fancy clothes. But for people who have interned in fashion, they know that the industry is not as glamorous as it seems. People have this perception…

FASHIONISTA LIVING IN A TECH WORLD

photo credit: rawpixel In an age driven by technology, every industry must stay up to date on the latest algorithms and technological advancements in hopes of staying relevant in the fast-paced, modern world we live in. Even entrepreneurs who possess no background in Computer Science, have utilized technology to develop their corporations. For example, Brian…

How to Build Your Dream Team When Starting a New Business

photo  credit: @rawpixel Who to Recruit for Your Dream Team As an entrepreneur, launching a new business is an extremely exciting and thrilling experience. But as you are starting a new venture, you need a team who will support you and help you throughout your company’s growth. The key to any successful business is having…

Best Outfits for a Summer Trip

This past week I was lucky enough to attend the preview event for Diane Von Furstenberg’s Summer collection. I instantly fell in love with her use of bright colors and knew I had to incorporate her pieces into my weekend trip to the Hamptons! Her collection provided a wide variety of styles that work great…

The Evolution of Power Dressing in the Workforce

With the evolution of Women’s clothing, we see intertwined with it the historical growth that women have made in society, especially in the workforce. But what remained somewhat consistent throughout the years was the portrayal of women’s bodies as sexualized items even in the workforce. But at this year’s Fashion Week all around the world,…

How to Find Motivation to Dress Up and Show Up

It is Monday morning, and your alarm clock just went off signaling the start of a long work week. We have all woken up on a Monday with zero motivation to be productive and no desire to get out of bed, especially during summer when we can practically hear the beach calling our names. On…