Information Session on the Fashion Industry

Another post from class here; We were lucky enough to hear directly from professionals in the fashion industry, mainly specializing in PR and Marketing. The panel included; Along with these 3 professionals, a student (Kylie Freeston) currently interning at Nicole Miller also joined and shared experience and knowledge. A lot of good life lessons and… Continue reading Information Session on the Fashion Industry

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Sydney’s Style

Say hello to inspirational fashion blogger Sydney T. Robinson, I got to interview the 22 year old, Fashion Merchandising student at PhilaU on her cool style. In 3 adjectives Sydney would describe her style as, "modern, comfortable and street-chic". Her favorite designer is the amazing LaQuan Smith the Kardashians can't stop wearing and she takes… Continue reading Sydney’s Style

Melania Trump’s Heels: Hot or Not

You wear heels on special occasions, when you want to impress and to look smart. In heavy rain and flash floods the last thing you’d want to do is leave the house without a jacket let alone go outside in swimming conditions wearing heels that hardly cover your feet and shoes so high that limit… Continue reading Melania Trump’s Heels: Hot or Not

My Style in Philly

I am currently doing a semester abroad in Philadelphia! (Philau/Jefferson University). For my class Fashion Journalism, I am to write a blog post about my style...so here it is ... Photo below; jumpsuit-New Look, trainers-H&M, bag-Paul Castello, bralet-Urban Outfitters, watch-Olivia Burton Growing up my style was so all over the place; I have two older… Continue reading My Style in Philly

I Made my own #GIRLBOSS Tailored Jacket

It's been a busy time, but it's finally the time of the year where my coursework is nearing the end. One of my classes this year was Tailored Jacket and this is my very first attempt at making a tailored jacket, so I'm pretty happy with the final thing. We were given 3 designs to… Continue reading I Made my own #GIRLBOSS Tailored Jacket

Jacket That Turns into a Bag

Yes, a jacket that turns into a bag, Very Confusing. This course was Design for Function. I've only ever made dresses, so this was really out my comfort zone; first jacket, first bag, first jacketbag. How? Well, the bag was sewn separately to jacket and then sewn open along the back seam on the jacket,… Continue reading Jacket That Turns into a Bag

Pattern Experimentation

This project was all about not using typical paper patterns and using different creative techniques to make a garment. The first garment was made using Subtraction Pattern Cutting... What is this you ask? Well I'm bad at trying to explain things, but long story short tube technique invented by Julian Robert, which reduces time and… Continue reading Pattern Experimentation

Canada- Small Bird Big City 2016

2016 Summer 2016 was a great one, Spent 3 weeks in Toronto, Canada visiting family there. I saw some of the most beautiful sunsets when we spent a week at Sauble Beach. I hadn't visited since I was 9 (ish) , so I didn't remember that much of Toronto but the city has really livened… Continue reading Canada- Small Bird Big City 2016