I recently had the great pleasure of interviewing the latest pioneer in the fashion industry the CEO and designer of Les Amies Anglaises, Oriana Abbondanza. It was so enlightening for me to receive such a passionate, heart felt response. Delving into the roots of the LAAL brand and the journey Oriana has taken to bring her brand to where it is today,…
FIRST of all, I love this city! So, I recently visited New York and although I was only there for five days I packed as much I could into my days! I went with my university who have just opened a campus called GCU New York in a really cool area called West Village (reminds me of Shoreditch in London). So…
I recently had the amazing opportunity to interview Jakki Pay - The Director of Design within the Womenswear Department at House of Fraser. Of course with House of Fraser being such a well-respected multi-brand retailer which has been selling clothing for over 150 years.. being the 'director of design' is a colossal task! So as a soon-to-be fashion graduate looking for employment…
I decided to apply for a three-week intensive Fashion Retailing course in Madrid, Spain. I'm going into my last year of International Fashion Branding course in Scotland but I wanted to add something more to my CV as well as to learn about the fashion environment out-with the UK. I have always wanted to study abroad but my finances were limited to stay for long…
Ok, so this is my first time to a hairdresser in over a year so I thought I had to share it with you all. As I abslutely HATE anyone touching my hair just because of so many bad experiences with stylists that think they know curly hair but they actually don't. It got to a point where it was…
OK guys, bit of a more serious post for you to get to know me a bit better. So as you may know I turned 21 last week and even though I stopped being a teen last year it has only hit me now. I have applied for a house, started financing my first car, going into my final year…
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December 7, 2017
By Kumbear Xo