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My Top 10 Inspirational Scottish Girl Bosses

I’ve been thinking a lot about my future career lately, so I thought I would compile a list of the talented, creative and utterly unstoppable businesswomen in Scotland that inspire and motivate me. 

First off we have Ellie Morag. Probably a favourite photographer within the Edinburgh and Glasgow fashion community, Ellie has photographed for Edinburgh Fashion Week, the ECA Fashion Show, Hunted Vintage, Deadsleekit, Kestin Hare, Scot Street Style. and so many more. And she’s probably one of the nicest people you’ll ever meet. What’s not to love?
Check out this talented gal’s website at http://www.elliemorag.com

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Foodie Heaven at Revolution Bar: Beer Battered Halloumi and More!

Revolution Bar (or as I still call it, ‘vodka revs’) may be know for it’s delectable flavoured vodka shots and indulgent cocktails, but did you know they pride themselves on great food too? On Monday, me and my other half were treated to a meal from the brand new menu- Massive Tastes- to see what we thought. Read on to see my review of the food, the service and the atmosphere. 

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Into Industry Careers Event

The Scottish Textile Skills Partnership and The Scottish Textiles Academic Group have organised a series of events called Into Industry to help fashion & textiles students understand more about the Scottish textiles and fashion industry. 

Tonight, I attended their event at Edinburgh College of Art on behalf of The Scottish Design Exchange (http://www.scottishdesignexchange.com). 


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March Round-Up: Fashion Week, Purple Hair and WItch Way Magazine

March- you’ve been great so far! I wanted to write a post about my favourite things from this month, and the highlights include Edinburgh Fashion Week, free hair treatments, a trip to Glasgow, a magazine feature, a great charity concert, a witchy photoshoot and some fantastic shopping (yes, I’m afraid my Buy Nothing Challenge took a hit or two!). Photo of the FROW I sat in at #EdFashionWeek by Dominic Martin.

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How To Get Internships In The Creative Industries

 
Someone from university asked me the other day how I find my internships within the fashion industry, so I thought I would do a post on how I look for creative opportunities. There’s tonnes of advice online on how and where to get work experience, but not much relevant to young people living in Scotland and the UK, so here we go, 10 easy ways to find and apply for internships that have worked brilliantly for me!

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