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Survival of the Punkest

by Carlyn October 23, 2013

This semester, my favorite class is Visual Merchandising and Store Planning. Most of the course is very hands-on and project based, which I think is the best way to learn. One thing that we do as a class is install various visual displays throughout the semester. These display windows and cases are located in the […]

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Connecting with my Future

by Carlyn October 10, 2013

This week, the business department is hosting the annual occurrence know as Career Week. Throughout the week, there are numerous events planned that are intended to better prepare students for the work force. For example, resume/cover letter workshops, mock interviews, networking skills lectures, branding seminars, and more. To finish the week, there is going to […]

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I’ll See You on the Runway

by Carlyn September 24, 2013

Words cannot express how excited I am about it officially being Fall again. This season brings perfect weather, amazing scents, homemade foods, and FASHION WEEK! For the past several years around this time, St. Louis hosts its very own Fashion Week, where various fashion shows occur at multiple locations in the area. Some old, new, […]

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A Day in Paris

by Carlyn July 15, 2013

During my last week abroad in Europe, I decided to go out with a bang. As soon as my last class ended, I hopped on a plane to Paris. As I was staying in England this summer, I had thought about how close I was to France (much closer than St. Louis, Missouri). Instead of […]

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Ok, NOW I believe I’m here

by Carlyn June 20, 2013

Only in London can you see Big Ben. Only in London can you see Buckingham Palace. And, only in London can you see queen. I felt a huge “aha” moment come over me when I first saw Big Ben. The architecture and gold detailing on that building is absolutely gorgeous. Seeing such an iconic monument […]

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Sure, I’ll do a photo shoot in London

by Carlyn June 13, 2013

One week of study abroad classes down, four more weeks to go! Although, it’s not like I’m counting down the days I have left in London. I don’t want to rush this amazing experience. The course that I’m taking is called “Styling Fashion.” This is not a class offered in the fashion merchandising program at […]

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Made for Freedom

by Carlyn June 3, 2013

Yesterday I had the opportunity to participate in another fashion show. I experimented with the modeling aspect again, as I did a few weeks ago for the Springfest fashion show. This show contained the same amount of excitement and enthusiasm, but had a very different purpose and atmosphere. The goal of this fashion show was […]

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Springfest!

by Conner April 29, 2013

Today is Springfest at Fontbonne. I spent most of today helping the fashion merchandising promotions class with their fashion show. I did odd jobs and helped dress models. Although I was backstage for most of the show, I think it was pretty amazing! I know I have a lot to live up to when I’m […]

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A Reintroduction and Sophomore Year

by Conner September 12, 2012

Hello everyone! I am so excited to begin blogging again. For those of you who did not read last year, here’s a brief introduction. I am in my second year at Fontbonne University and on my way to becoming a fashion merchandising major. Being here at Fontbonne has only increased and sparked my interest in […]

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Intro to Carlyn!

by Carlyn September 11, 2012

Hello! My real name is Carlyn, but most people call me Carly. Either one is fine. This is my first year blogging for Fontbonne. Here’s a brief description of my life. You’ll learn much more about me and my quirkiness as the year progresses. I am a sophomore majoring in fashion merchandising. The clubs that […]

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