Category Archives: Fashion Jobs & Fashion Schools

What’s the Cost of Starting a Fashion Brand?

Ask Alexandra is my advice column. Today’s topic is the cost of starting a fashion brand. Have a question you want me to answer? You can write to me about fashion advice here. Hi Alexandra, I am interested in starting … Continue reading

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10 Elements in a Fashion Business or Marketing Portfolio

A lot of people write to me about what to put into a portfolio when applying to fashion business or marketing courses, so I have decided to compile a list of suggestions. But before you go through the list and frantically start writing … Continue reading

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Ask Alexandra: Should I Finish my Degree?

Hi Alexandra, I am currently completing my BA in Fashion Styling at Instituto Marangoni in London. I really love the course and the opportunities that have come my way so far but I am also racking up a lot of … Continue reading

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Fashion 101: How to do Fashion Design Research

I’ve been asked this many times and I feel like it is time to stop avoiding the question. So here it is – my guide on doing research for a fashion collection. Firstly, I need to stress that research is … Continue reading

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Ask Alexandra: Last Month’s Mailbag

Ask Alexandra is my advice column. Have a question you want to ask me? Fill out the form here. Below are a few letters I’ve received recently that I thought I should answer… Dear Alexandra, I’m looking to start a t-shirt … Continue reading

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