Discover the stories that make up our Blanche World.
Shown at Amazon Fashion week, VFW and Milan
Presented at VFW, NYFW and Amazon Fashion Week
Visual Merchandiser at Louis Vuitton, HK.
Featured in British Vogue and Vogue Italia
Revlon’s National Wardrobe Stylist
Global recognition in Glamour UK and Elle Italia
From Seoul, Stylist and Merchandiser at Topman
Selena Gomez, Lily Cole, and Russell Crowe
It’s fitting that we find ourselves at the threshold of a Woodwards building street level storefront. Built in 1903, Vancouver’s historic shopping behemoth sat vacant for a period of nearly a decade before the renaissance of Gastown in 2003.
Public Relations maven Talya Lee is where effortless street style and old-school hustle come together. Following her love of the arts and honouring her wanderlust roots, she circled the globe after graduating from Blanche Macdonald’s Global Fashion Marketing Program, dipping her toes in the most exotic of locales.
Between running her self-started digital marketing and events agency, Capital G Creatives, styling as part of her core creative team, and working on visual art while developing related side projects, I marvel aloud at the enormity of her typical workday.
This year at Vancouver Fashion Week, there was a runway platform unlike any other: The first-ever collaborative show between Blanche Macdonald and the city’s top-trending sartorial event unfolded under the eyes of the city’s fashion and media industry elite.
Think working as a wardrobe stylist means a never-ending stream of free clothes and cutting edge looks? For Blanche Macdonald Fashion Marketing graduate and Cross-Canadian stylist Jessica Clark the reality is a little different.