18 things you’ll only know if you’ve worked in fashion
“When I grow up, I want to work in fashion”, I proclaimed in my AS Level Textiles class. A 17 year old girl with a dream of designing her own collection one day and appearing in Vogue.
19, fresh faced and eager to learn, I set foot inside my first fashion house. And what an eye opener it was.
Eight years on, and a career change later, I look back with some fond and some not so fond memories.
But it’s fair to say there are certain things that only go down in a fashion house, and certain things you’ll only know if you’ve worked in the industry.
1. You started your glamorous career as a... read more
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