Fashion Careers To Think About !!
Do you love fashion? Whether you are good in designing / making your own clothes or fashion accessories or if you regularly find yourself imparting advices on fashion, have you ever thought about a career in fashion? If you have not yet thought about it, it would be a right enough moment to do so. Despite the common misunderstanding that a career in fashion is extremely difficult to pursue, it is more than possible to go for it with the right amount of willpower and the want to succeed.
When it comes to pursuing a career in fashion, many people wonder exactly what they would be doing. The most amazing thing about fashion as a career is that there are innumerous jobs & careers focused on fashion out there. Most of these fashion jobs involve working under & for someone else, maybe a fashion company, but there are also umpteen opportunities out there to start your own business and be your own boss. We have tried to go through few of them that we think you would like to know more about. Read on to know about some of the many jobs and careers in fashion industry that you may be able to pursue.
One of the most immensely sought after and in-demand jobs in fashion is that of a fashion designer. Fashion designers are those individual people who design clothing and fashion accessories, like purses, jewelry or hairbands and eye-shades. Several fashion designers start out in micro level by making clothes and fashion accessories for themselves and their friends and family, and then move on to selling their own fashionable stuffs gradually. The amazing thing about being a fashion designer is that you can either make your own accessories and/or clothes or can hire another person to do it for you. You may also selling your clothes either online or offline locally in a store or boutique.
Another fashion career that any person may be interested in is to own a fashion store. Fashion stores are of various forms and may differ in size, styles and shapes. There are many stores that focus on a particular type of clothing, like party wear or haute-couture etc., while there are many others who offer a one-stop solution for all different types of fashions catering to men, women and children. One more option is to only sell your designs or to buy other people’s products to sell in your store no matter offline locally or online.
Another alternative option to pursue in a fashion career is to become a fashion consultant. Fashion consultants provide consultation or work in advisory capacities with their customers on the latest ‘fads’ and ‘in-things’ in fashion trends. The clients that you would get would often be ones who are unsure about what to wear for a new job interview, an elegant dinner party, a wedding celebration, or any of the innumerous important events a person attends to. If you have a knack and love fashion, thrice on keeping up with the latest in fashion, and enjoy giving advice to people, you may want to think about a career as a fashion consultant.
Then we reach the most exciting and happening jobs to pursue in fashion which also happens to be relatively unique. No doubt, if you are even 0.1% interested in fashion, you would be knowing about the hundred thousand fashion shows that take place across the world. You would have grown up dreaming about Paris, Milan, London and New York. Only a select few of those shows are able to make it on the international news, but not all are that popular. Did you know that in countries abroad, even local stores and local home-grown fashion designers have their own fashions shows that they conduct locally? But again, many of these local fashion designers do not realize that they can do so or have the time to plan a fashion show and this is what creates an opportunity for you to shine and dazzle. You can work as a fashion show organizer and start locally. Fashion show organizers are those people who target local fashion stores as well as fashion designers and take them through the opportunities of conducting their own fashion shows as well as assisting them in the process. You would most probably be in charge of making the show run well as a fashion show organizer. This often includes booking the place where you want to host the fashion show, designing and decorating the stage where your models will be cat-walking, hiring appropriate models, looking after the productions team, and so forth.
As is clearly evident, there are innumerous careers or jobs that are solely focused on fashion out there for everyone to choose from. What is even more amazing is that the above mentioned fashion careers are just a handful in an ocean of opportunities that exist.