New York Fashion Week
The Aliens touched down in New York during New York Fashion week. I kicked off the Fashion and Music Conference Fashion Show with an abduction into a new futuristic world.
LA Fashion Week March 2023 with Fashion & Music Conference
That's Not Rubbish Podcast
Rumor has it Shein is gearing up with a potential new tactic to clean up their dirty business practices: a collaboration with upcycle designers. I know what you're thinking because I thought it too: How does that work? In the midst of their horrid yet hilarious PR stunt? The copyright infringement lawsuit? We're going to have Alexandria Carroll, the founder of festival-wear brand Modern Alien 🛸 and EvoluSHEIN♻️ upcycler spill the details.
New Wave of Upcyclers – How Gen Z Makes New Out Of Old
Get to know Gen Z upcyclers, curated by podcast host Lexi Ciagne, 23.
Wheneven big brands are exploring upcycling, you know there is a major shift happening. Marni has made patchworked outerwear from existing garments, and Coach recently launched reworked 70s bags. Gabriela Hearst’s SS21 collection contained 60 % upcycled pieces, to name a few examples. Even the fast fashion behemoth Shein is going to launch a reworked category.
Alexandria, we’re so excited for our community to get to know you and learn from your journey and the wisdom you’ve acquired over time. Let’s kick things off with a discussion on self-confidence and self-esteem. How did you develop yours?
Achieving high self-esteem and confidence has never been an easy feat for me. It wasn’t until I got to know my true identity that I started to learn my likes and dislikes, as if I was rediscovering myself all over again...
Hi Alexandria, is there something that you feel is most responsible for your success?
I’ve learned so much on my journey, especially the importance of failure, taking constructive criticism, and having the freedom to create. Failing has made me realize I can’t do everything right, but that doesn’t mean I can’t learn from it and move onto something else...