So, the best way to get experience without having experience is an internship. I know you were at Howard University, then at FIT on an internship program working under one of the stylists at Honey magazine, tell me more about that.
Yes, I started at Howard University and it was an amazing, amazing thing to do!
The women that came in there were so nice, but they didn’t pay attention to the way that they looked.
They just get dressed and put on whatever they see.
An internship is going to be your first step in the door so you can learn the basics.
You can’t get hired until you know how to do the job and you can’t get the job until you have experience. KL Style: How did you get your start in the business?
It’s really making them over and pulling out their inner celebrity that they didn’t know existed.
We think about celebrities and we always think about the OSCARS, but the celebrities go to movies premieres, they go to the grocery store, they are people just like us.
I recently did makeovers with Rachel Ray from the Rachel Ray Show and we literally went to a rest stop which is not that glamorous and did makeovers.There are a lot of Chocolate Fashion Blog online viewers who are aspiring stylists and wanna know how can they break into the fashion industry? Its funny that you asked because my website just launch and I have something called “Career Corner” because I have a lot of girls and guys who come up to me and ask how to get into the industry.I say the best way to break into the industry is to do an internship.On Thursday, May 13th, I had the pleasure of meeting fashion stylist extraordinaire Daisy Lewellyn at her book signing that took place at one of my favorite LA clothing stores, Runway Boutique.Dubbed as the Queen of Effortless Chic, she has recently unleashed all her timeless secrets about bargain shopping with her first publication, Never Pay Retail Again: Shop Smart, Spend Less, And Look Your Best Ever.