My Pitch: Developing Fashion Marketing & PR Skills

*** Video would not upload so I typed the pitch instead*** My Pitch — As a recent high school graduate with a strong interest in fashion, styling and fashion editorials; I’m excited and interested in the position of teen vogue assistant intern. I have an eye for accessories and incorporating designs into a final look. The Parsons x Teen Vogue certificate program helped me become more knowledgeable in promoting a brand via social media, online marketing and editorial photography. I have skills in art, design and illustration which gives me the ability to create ideas for products, ads and posters. … Continue reading My Pitch: Developing Fashion Marketing & PR Skills

My Audience: Working in Fashion Media 

 These are the stats on my two social media accounts WordPress and Instagram. My biggest views on WordPress are from United States: 115 views. Most popular time is on Wednesday at 6:00 pm. Overall 146 views and 48 visitors. I learned that I have to start posting Daily on a schedule and more blogs about my style. On Instagram I have 2,571 followers. I get on average 211 likes per post. I’m going to start uploading more of my fashion perspective and photography on a daily basis as well.      Continue reading My Audience: Working in Fashion Media 

My Final Product: Fashion Production 

         Hi guys! Sharing to you all my last assignment in the third course “Fashion Production” of the parsons teen vogue course. This is my final bag product made using muslin and creating my own striped pattern. My calculations to the right conclude my retail price to be $30.00. Hope you like it! If you do please ❤️ it & comment below! Love you all xoxo -Marina Continue reading My Final Product: Fashion Production 

My Paper Mockup: Fashion Production

Hi everyone! I’m sharing with you one of my projects for the third course “Fashion Production”, my parsons x teen vogue assignment. We had to create a paper mockup for our signature bag. I designed and then calculate estimated production costs relating to the previous four fabric samples I chose based on my Pinterest mood board “Bohemian Style”. For my boho fringe bag, I’ve calculated costs of each fabric here:             Continue reading My Paper Mockup: Fashion Production

Production Costs: Fashion Production

   Hi everyone! I’m sharing with you my new Parsons x Teen Vogue assignment called “Production Costs” part of the third course of “Fashion Production.”  First chart: I calculated my total production cost, the total cost including profit and estimated the retail price of my handcrafted Boho bracelet. The second chart: shows if I wanted to sell a mass quantity of these bracelets. I would sell them at a wholesale price, which is half of our manufacturers suggested retail price, allowing for their profit and possible markdowns. The total cost has decreased significantly earning me a greater profit by lowering … Continue reading Production Costs: Fashion Production

My Ideas: Unconventional Accessories (Thinking like a Designer)

Hi! Will be sharing with you one of my recent assignments in course 2 Thinking like a Designer from Parsons x Teen vogue Program. “Boho Beads” Your Ideas assignment accessories: Metal earrings made with metal washer rings and bracelet made of kitchen twine & Lamp pull chains. The top 2 photos are my inspiration, a zoomed in photo of a beaded belt and my favorite charm necklace. Hope you like it!! If you do ❤️ it! Xoxo    Continue reading My Ideas: Unconventional Accessories (Thinking like a Designer)

Inspiration Explosion: Free Spirit (Thinking like a Designer)

Hi! Sharing to you all one of my assignments in the second course “thinking like a designer” of the parsons teen vogue course. I had a lot of fun grabbing and running around my house at anything that grabbed my attention including jewelry, bags, clothes and objects I’ve made. The black fringe kimono is from forever21 and the crochet top from f21 as well. Also a clay pot I made, a basket I knitted from school and many others such as feathers from my hair accessories and my favorite beaded belt. Also the purple bag is a collection item from … Continue reading Inspiration Explosion: Free Spirit (Thinking like a Designer)