Tune into episode 26 on the Roberta Style Lee podcast with Olivia Pinnock, fashion journalist, lecturer at London Met and Norwich University of the Arts, and the founder of The Fashion Debates.
In this episode Olivia shares her passion for ethical fashion and relates to the challenge many recent fashion graduates find themselves in today. They want to put what they have learnt into practice but the positions available in the current fashion job-market aren’t necessarily what we’d call ethical or even sustainable. Many, including Olivia have found themselves working in roles that conflict with their beliefs, because well, they need to pay the bills.
But as Olivia quite rightly points out, if you want to change the fashion industry you’ve got to be working within it. We chat through so many hot topics and if you’re interested in working in Ethical fashion or fashion journalism this podcast is for you!
Olivia’s journey has been fascinating and it’s not all one of ease and confidence. She shares some of the moments that broke her, how her passion kept her going and what keeps her happy, healthy, confident and sane. We even talk about how sometimes to find your feet you have to lose your shoes (quite literally).
Tune in to get the full story, find out what Olivia’s top 3 tips are for feeling confident, empowered and making a difference.
About Olivia Pinnock
Olivia’s work can be found in many publications, to find our more about her work in journalism and writing content for brands visit: https://oliviapinnock.wordpress.com
To find our more about ‘The Fashion Debates’ visit: http://www.thefashiondebates.com
The Fashion Debates tackles the hot topics in the fashion industry using a panel of experts to discuss their views in front of a live audience. This is a great way to meet people who have different opinions on the fashion industry.
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