Transitioning my Wardrobe From Summer to Fall

It’s always bittersweet saying goodbye to summer. With days getting shorter and nights getting longer, the weather turning cooler, and patio season drawing to a close there are many things that make me instantly nostalgic for hot summer days. While summer is fleeting, fall fashion is the foundation for your winter and early spring wardrobes…

My Grocery Staples

Food. It’s pretty much what I think about all day, every day. I do think about other things, but my friends can attest that I get more excited about food than I do about being asked on a date. Avocadoes – Avocado toast all day every day. With a little salt, pepper and balsamic vinegar…

Retail Marketing- Parsons X Teen Vogue

The featured image of this post is a Wilfred Storefront from Holiday 2015; I was drawn to it when I began this course because of the textures, and warm neutral tones. The Holidays evoke a “cozy” vibe, and the aesthetic of this store front exemplifies it, which is why I think that people were drawn…

Your Audience – Parsons x Teen Vogue

According to fohrcard.com I’ve hit a 5k person reach, which is insane. There are 5000+ people out there across Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr and this blog who find what I post interesting! Let’s be real, shout out to my family for being 10 out of the 11 followers of this blog, and to my friends who…

Your Product – Parsons x Teen Vogue

I have always loved the idea of an oversized bag, ever since I saw the Chanel  Hula Hoop Bag, I became fascinated with the idea of oversized accessories. I drew my inspiration from the Diane Von Furstenburg 440 Envelope Clutch and the Rebecca Minkoff Leo Clutch. My piece is an oversized envelope bag, made out of…

Your Mockup Production – Parsons x Teen Vogue

To build this bag out of the lace I have selected requires a 2 part process. First, the bag needs to be constructed out of a sturdy canvas to keep the shape and give a frame to the lace overlay. Then the lace needs to be adhered to the canvas. The bag will have a magnetic…

Production Standards – Parsons x Teen Vogue

In trying on different items of clothing, I noticed there was a huge discrepancy between a Forever 21 small and an Aritzia small and a Lululemon size 2 and an Aritzia size 2. After trying on numerous sweaters and jeans and dresses, I found that I range from an extra- small to a small and a…

Production Costs- Your Idea Parsons x Teen Vogue

When running around trying to figure out what I wanted to make for my accessory, I kept bouncing between making a belt or a bracelet. When I was getting the supplies I needed to make the blouse and the print, I came across “Corner Squares” aka. The leftover material from bolts of fabric. From there…

Blogmas Day 13: Wardrobe Essentials

Hellooo, everyone!!! To anyone and everyone that knows me, they know that I wear black jeans, white tennis shoes and some form of white t-shirt almost all year round. Except the tennis shoes, the snow kills my vibe. I do also have a few other favourites that I wanted to share. The first piece always,…

Peek-a-Boo Lace

Tuesday, October 13th, 2015 My class schedule while having both Monday and Friday off can be a blessing and a curse. Blessing, no class Monday’s or Fridays; curse, extensive amounts of class Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Tuesday are my lightest days in terms of class hours having a two-hour lecture from 10:30 – 12:30 and…