In 2009, Tricia Meteer was laid off from her executive job at Estee Lauder Corporation. With her severance, she’s decided to follow the dream she’d subconsciously been manifesting and became a equestrian and wedding photographer. And she’s been following her passion ever since.
It’s been a big year for FMM. I wouldn’t even begin to write it because it would be longer than any post presently published here!
I will say that we all come to have crossroads in our lives, places where the path we’re on forks once more, and we have to choose which way to go. At some point in our lives, we have to stop taking the detours and stick to the more permanent part of the trail.
Third Wave Fashion launches Style #Startups membership program
Third Wave Fashion, a company focused solely on helping fashion-tech entrepreneurs build their startups, is launching the Style Startups program. This is the first-ever membership program designed specifically for fashion-tech entrepreneurs.
Not Just A Label offers a 98 percent discount on WGSN trend service to its members this month.
To celebrate its fourth anniversary, Not Just A Label (NJAL) has partnered with WGSN, an online trend-analysis and research service, to offer its exclusive content to NJAL designers at a 98 percent discount in May.
Ready to Launch: The PR Couture Guide to Breaking into Fashion PR is an easy-to-read, of-the-moment guide to the best practices for establishing a vital, productive career in fashion PR.
If you want a career in fashion PR but just can’t seem to catch a break, we’ve got the book for you. Ready to Launch: The PR Couture Guide to Breaking into Fashion PR offers priceless insider information from top executives in the fashion PR industry compiled and curated by Crosby Noricks, the award-winning blogger behind PR Couture.
Fresh Concepts Labs has launched the first online 3D fashion social shopping game at Stylmee.com.
Fresh Concepts Labs has expanded their Stylmee platform. Now, in addition to the Stylmee App, Fresh Concept labs has launched the first 3D fashion social shopping game online at Stylmee.com called “Shop City.” Best part? You can actually purchase the designer clothing items that you find in this virtual world. This online 3D social game is no Zynga–the fashionistas on Stylmee are shopping for real clothes.
UK-based Fashion PR platform Bipo connects brands and press, offers metrics & ROI for PR
Developed in partnership with leading fashion and press industry thought leaders in the UK, Bipo is a new B2B online platform connecting press and brands in the fashion and beauty industries. Bipo revolutionizes press office communication for fashion, beauty, luxury and designer brands and multi-branded retailers.
Mark your calendars, fashionistas! For the first time in its history, red carpet arrivals at The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s renowned Costume Institute Benefit will be live streamed online Monday, May 7, from 6:30–8:30 p.m. EDT, on the Vogue, Amazon.com/Fashion and Metropolitan Museum websites.