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Fashion 101: Brand Me Part 2

Here is part 2 of my blog post covering Brand Me, read part 1 here. What is Brand Me? It is the brand you represent. Like a company or a product, you are a brand, and your appearance, behaviour, skills, … Continue reading

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Fashion 101: Brand Me Part 1

This is part of a lecture I used to give to my fashion students, when I realized that many of them, even the talented ones, often overlooked the importance of creating and maintaining a strong Brand Me. What is Brand … Continue reading

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Fashion 101: How to Network Successfully

5 TIPS ON PROFESSIONAL NETWORKING I will admit my networking confidence took a major hit when moving from London to Vancouver, as every attempt to network with strangers at creative events was rebuffed. But then I realized that it was … Continue reading

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Ask Alexandra: Pros and Cons of Fashion Roles

Ask Alexandra is my advice column. Have a question you want to ask me? Fill out the form here. Hi Alexandra, I’m a creative girl with a love of the fashion world. I would love if you could go into details about … Continue reading

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10 Tips to a Great Fashion Portfolio

Ask Alexandra is my advice column. Have a question you want to ask me? Fill out the form here. Here’s an interesting letter that came into my inbox: Hi Alexandra, I’m wanted to know how should I prepare an entry portfolio … Continue reading

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