By now, we all know how important it is to create a network of professional connections when starting out. However, nurturing and maintaining a solid professional network is the real goldmine when it comes to carving out new opportunities within the fashion industry. Ahead, we look at some easy ways you can maintain the connections you’ve worked hard to create, even after you’ve left the building.
30-year-old Aimee Song has become one of the most successful fashion bloggers of her generation with over 4 million views each month on her blog, Song Of Style, and over 4 million followers on her Instagram. In 2016 she was even listed on Forbes 30 under 30 list.
Set Designers are responsible for the artistic design and presentation of a stage. The job of a set designer includes mapping out venues, scenery, props and landscapes. They also make decisions on whether or not construction is necessary to complement an overall production.
Fashion and beauty go hand-in-hand, from the theatrical looks that complement international catwalks to lit-from-within glowing skin that puts a pep in your step every morning. But what does it take to turn your passion for beauty into a profession? Ahead, we chat to Jenny Hayes from Ella Baché College about the changing face of the beauty industry and how you can kickstart your career no matter where you live.
The old adage that ‘trends fade, style is eternal’ takes on a whole new meaning when you’re a professional stylist. Just ask Lauren Di Bartolo, founder and director of the Australian Style Institute - a truly unique institution that trains the next generation of stylists across multiple disciplines and fields. Ahead, we chat to Lauren about her experiences at the helm of ASI and how it’s possible to transform your passion for styling into a successful career.