Office Hours with CollegeFashionista
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The only Office Hours you will actually want to attend. In each episode, CollegeFashionista's Founder, Amy Levin, chats with inspiring fashion and beauty insiders about the industry, career paths and what they have learned along the way. Listeners can expect to gain invaluable insight and inspiration on furthering their own careers while getting access to conversations you won't hear anywhere else. Get ready to get schooled in style (and learn a thing or two in the process)!
||CleanJenni Kayne||At 19, most of us are stressing about classes and laser-focused on landing our first jobs. At 19, Jenni Kayne was creating a namesake lifestyle brand that, much like the designer herself, has continued to evolve and grow through her 20s. Beyond the signature shoe, her passion for storytelling, and blog, Rip & Tan, Jenni is full of thoughtful insight that has propelled her to success and made her designs a favorite amongst Fashionistas everywhere. Get a peek into the "wise beyond her years" mind of Jenni Kayne in our latest episode of #CFofficehours.||2/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTory Rust||For any small town girl who has ever felt they couldn't make it—listen up! Our latest obsession, fashion photographer Tory Rust, proves that serious talent and hard work can take you anywhere. Hailing from Fargo, North Dakota, Tory's unique style and command over color are literally out of this world. Plus, she has the most double tap worthy Instagram account we've ever seen. This visual communicator was kind enough to step in front of the camera (and mic) to chat with us about making moves to the Big Apple, working with publications such as NYLON and ManRepeller, and her favorite photo of all time (hint: pizza was very much involved). Hop on the Tory train by listening to episode of #CFofficehours. We guarantee you will be inspired to get your own creative juices flowing stat!||1/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRiverdale||Tonight is the series premiere of The CW’s Riverdale with stars, Camila Mendes and Lili Reinhart. Amy Levin caught up with the two stars on set to chat their characters, college and girl power on this episode of #CFofficehours. Listen up and be sure to tune-in at 9/8c on The CW tonight!||1/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanStyle Guru Chat - Cece & Megan||CollegeFashionista has created a creative space for students to form relationships since 2009. Each Style Guru at CollegeFashionista has a unique story as to why they got involved with the brand and what they have taken from their personal experience. For this episode of #CFofficehours we sat down with two top Style Gurus, Cece and Megan and picked their brains for a college students perspective on all things CollegeFashionista.||1/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCollegeFashionista Team||On this very special episode of #CFofficehours we chatted with the six creative women that make up the CollegeFashionista team. From Style Gurus to full time employees we dig deep and get a BTS look into their New York office.||1/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJordyn Woods||On this episode of #CFofficehours we chatted with mega influencer Jordyn Woods about growing up in LA, the power of a guru gang and how she is building her brand in a big way.||12/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBarbie Ferreira||Barbie Ferreira is a 19-year old model, Instagram star and true idol amongst Gen Z. Barbie Ferreira aka @barbienox is known her raw personality and you can get a taste of it in our latest episode of #CFofficehours. Listen up!||11/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKemal Harris||We sat down with Stylist and Costume Designer, Kemal Harris to chat about dressing her character on House of Cards, the difference between costume design and styling and how physical her job truly is. Listen up to this episode of #CFofficehours!||11/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGarance Doré||Garance Doré is a jack of all trades if we’ve ever met one. Influenced by her mother’s ‘80s outfits and punk rock, chasing what makes her happy is the secret to her success. Doré started as a freelance fashion illustrator, which led to the creation of her blog when she began adding her own text and growing her community. She continued pursuing her artistic inclinations, thus becoming a pioneer in fashion blogging. Listen up for her sage and inspiring words about finding your true calling on this episode of #CFofficehours.||10/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDanielle Bernstein||Danielle Bernstein is the powerhouse behind the popular blog and Instagram account WeWoreWhat, co-founder of Body Bauble and the owner of everyone’s dream wardrobe. We caught up with her for this episode of #CFofficehours to chat college, being a New Yorker and to end the dispute between stilettos and sneakers. From spending her freshman year at the University of Wisconsin Madison to sitting front row at TommyxGigi this past NYFW she is no stranger to success, pressure or being in the limelight - Bernstein shares career advice, Instagram editing tips and memories in this latest episode, listen up!||10/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKatie Sturino||Katie Sturino is the creator of The 12ish Style, “momager” to @toastmeetsworld and founder of the fashion PR agency, Tinder PR. We caught up with her for this episode of #CFofficehours to chat about the pressures of being an entrepreneur, fashion collaborations with dogs and the trials and tribulations of starting a brand. From interning at Chanel to launching her own company, she is no stranger to starting from the bottom—but, as Sturino says, “It’s all luxury here.” Listen to her secrets to success on this latest episode!||9/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRebecca Minkoff||Rebecca Minkoff is the Creative Director and Co-Founder at Rebecca Minkoff, an industry leader and an overall inspiration to all of us at CollegeFashionista. Rebecca Minkoff is a lifestyle brand that is known for their boho-chic handbags, jewelry and dresses. Minkoff took a non-traditional route and entered the work force right after graduating high school. She used knowledge and skills that she acquired while attending a performing arts high school to design her first big hit, the ‘Morning After Bag’ that launched her career as a designer. Catch up with Minkoff as we discuss interning in NYC, sneaking into dorms and helping women become more fearless. Listen to her story on this latest episode of #CFofficehours.||9/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTyler Haney||Tyler Haney is the CEO of Outdoor Voices, she holds a spot on the Forbes 2016 30 Under 30 list and she’s an absolute delight! We sat down with Haney to discuss her childhood in Colorado, her career path since graduating high school and what traits make a good leader. Catch up with Haney and her brand by searching the hashtag #DoingThings and find out how you can become apart of the movement! Listen to her story on this latest episode of #CFofficehours!||8/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAya Kanai||Aya Kanai is the Executive Fashion Director at Cosmo and Seventeen Magazine, a former puppeteer master and a current judge on Project Runway Junior. She launched her career by starting at the bottom as a closet assistant for the original Teen Vogue crew and has proven to us that hard work really does pay off. Aya is an overall inspiration to the entire CollegeFashionista community and we are thrilled we got to sit down with her and hear her story on #CFofficehours. Listen to her exclusive advice on this latest episode!||8/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanConnie Wang||Connie Wang is the Fashion Features Director at Refinery29, an avid thrift shopper and a fan-girl when it comes to DIY goo videos on YouTube. Only a few short months ago, Connie was traveling the world for a 4-week long sabbatical throughout Southeast Asia, and of course, she gave us fashion envy every step of the way. Now that her trip is over, Connie is back in the swing of her hectic yet enviable lifestyle, and we got the chance to sit down and chat with her. Listen to her story and exclusive advice on this latest episode of #CFofficehours.||8/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMisha Noono||Fashion designer, Misha Noono has won us over with her #DaytoPlay design aesthetic, resulting in looks that are perfect for Fashionistas on the go, much like Nonoo herself. With her innovative designs and use of social media, Nonoo is taking the fashion world by storm. Listen to her story and exclusive advice on this latest episode of #CFofficehours!||7/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDaryn Carp||What if your day-to-day job was literally to watch (work, coordinate and manage) what happens live with Andy Cohen? Daryn Carp is Andy's assistant and so much more! She chats with Amy this week on #CFofficehours about what it’s like working in entertainment, how best to cement and grow your brand, and the strange fan mail for Andy.||7/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIskra Lawrence||Iskra Lawrence is one model who is definitely a model of class, brains and beauty. One of the most successful models today, Iskra Lawrence joins #CFofficehours this week. We discuss getting let go from her first modeling agency (which turned out to be the best thing to happen to her), her Aerie Role Model position and the importance of self care and self love.||6/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArianna Huffington||When one of the busiest people out there is talking about the revolutionizing importance of sleep, it's hard not to take note. Among her many accomplishments and roles, Arianna Huffington has penned a new book, The Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life One Night at a Time. Listen as we chat about this must-read book, the impact it has had on her successful career and her findings on something we all love – sleep. Check it out on this episode of #CFofficehours.||6/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKatherine Power & Hillary Kerr||Calling all aspiring media moguls (and who isn't, right?)! Want to make a name for yourself in the fashion industry and change the media landscape? Then this is a can't miss episode of #CFofficehours. Co-founders of Clique Media Group (WhoWhatWear, My Domaine and Byrdie Beauty and Obsessee, just to name a few of their entities) and pioneers of the digital media world, Hillary Kerr and Katherine Power, join Amy to discuss their careers and new book, "The Career Code." Get inspired to get out there and disrupt (in the best way possible) the media landscape!||5/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJayna Maleri||Writing, travel and style? Is there any other better trifecta—especially when it comes to a job? Bringing a smart young face to the new role of Style Editor at Condé Nast Traveler, Jayna Maleri joins Amy this week. They cover everything from the next "it" city to what it’s like day in and day out at Condé Nast. #CFofficehours||5/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanElaine Welteroth||Not all New York Editors are created the same. Case and point? Elaine Welteroth has a unique point of view that mixes style, beauty, fitness and that "cool" factor that she not only shares in her stories, but also on her enviable personal Instagram account. Teen Vogue’s Beauty and Health editor Elaine Welteroth sits down with Amy on this episode of #CFofficehours to chat about the difference between a Glamour girl and Teen Vogue babe, plus the newest trends from Fashion Month.||4/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMarissa Smith||Print versus digital? What is the future for each? These are major topics buzzing around the fashion industry. In this episode of #CFofficehours Marissa Smith, Market Editor at NYLON, sits down with Amy to engage in a conversation about the roles and benefits of print and digital as well as how to keep a happy and healthy work/life balance.||4/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLaurel Pantin||This fashion renegade is back in NYC after taking the year off in Cape Town, South Africa. As they say, distance makes the heart grow fonder. Her hiatus from the fashion world gave her a unique perspective and energy, which she now pours into her role as an editor of Hearst's SnapChat channel, The Sweet. She shares her experience and more in the latest episode of #CFofficehours.||3/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKristie Dash||This week on #CFofficehours we have Allure Beauty Editor Kristie Dash. She shares her favorite parts of working in beauty, shares tips on how to get what you want, and of course, her obsession with Kylie Jenner.||3/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLainy Hedaya||Join us for another round of #CFofficehours with special guest Lainy Hedaya. Lainy discusses how she grew her brand (Haute Inhabit), traveling abroad with Jimmy Choo, and the changes she’s see as blogging grows to new heights.||2/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHannah Bronfman||The DJ, turned model, turned entrepreneur, Hannah Bronfman sits down with Amy this week to chat on #CFofficehours. They cover the transition from your early 20s to your late 20s, share some tricks any burgeoning entrepreneur will love, and the intersection of music, fashion, and fitness.||2/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJoyce Chang||On the inaugural episode of #CFofficehours, Founder Amy Levin sits down with Self Magazine Editor In Chief Joyce Chang. They share some tips on how to make 2016 your best year, what it means to be present and mindful, and a quick game of this or that.||2/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
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