Project Preloved !

As a part of our course module we have to organise a fashion event for which my classmates and I chose to conduct a bloggers garage sale. This event is to be conducted on May 14th. In order to do the same we required a bunch of fashion bloggers, a venue and a marketing strategy…

ZALORA style awards

“A simple hello could lead to a million things” This week, I got the opportunity to attend the Zalora style awards at the National gallery, Singapore. The event was an informal one held at a lounge called Aurora. The venue was flooded with know who’s of the Singapore fashion industry, from the CEO of Zalora…

It’s Design week !

On March 11th 2017, I took part in the Singapore design trail and volunteered to help during the event. It was a two day long event, the trail is all about the various design stops which such as the Airbnb office, journey eat store, the Chinese centre, collision 8 etc. Each of these stops portrayed…

New Opportunities !

Design Finland is a competition that approached our college 2 weeks back which gives us the opportunity to visit Finland if we win. Design Finland is celebrating 100 years of their design heritage and organized a competition for students from Southeast Asian countries. The competition requires each of us their participating groups to formulate marketing…

How to be a critical reader?

This week was very stressful and tiring because we are reaching towards the end of our semester. So its all about submitting our work, working on our portfolios, working on our skills and projects to help us work towards our goals in life. On Tuesday we had a small talk by Plantui – smart garden….

“Be Exclusive” – Rachel Lim

“Love, Bonito a Singapore based fast fashion brand is headed by a young girl Rachel in her 20’s. She is a fashion entrepreneur who started her brand in 2010 that targets Asian women between the age of 22-34. She held a small workshop on Thursday morning at the National Design Centre, Singapore to give young…

Develop your personal skills.

I am half way through my semester and it is now when the pressure builds and the workload increases. I am currently working on my research to start my own brand and master my skills of buying. I am working on the PEST analysis, which is the political, economic, social and technological fields of the…

Fashion has its own language

This week was all about inspiration from Antonio Gonzalez de Cosio. The man behind Marie Claire, Mexico. The man who dresses some of the leading ladies of this beautiful fashion industry. On a sunny Thursday afternoon, he enlightened and inspired each one of us with his work and wise words and how he reached where he is today.

It’s Celebrity week !

Listening to professionals in a field and getting inspired by their wise words is always a good way to start your morning. Andrea Chong, one of the most well known fashion bloggers in Singapore came in this morning to give us a talk on her life as a blogger and the various skills she has…

What should my skills be ?

Future proof personal development planning helps me develop my personality and take suitable measures to reach my goals. Based on the group discussions it is understood that, in order to become a fashion buyer I need to have the following skills: Good analytical skills Creativity The ability to recognize future trends Excellent commercial awareness Communication…

A step closer

Week 1 at college is all about making friends, attending classes and receiving your lesson plans for the semester and understanding the overall idea of our subjects. My classes for my first semester from January 2017- March 2017 included Futureproof personal development planning and Future fashion innovators.