rachaellangley-ndad asked: Hi! I'm Rachael, I'm 17 and currently studying Art & Design at college, and I'm going to be going to uni in Sept 2012 to do footwear. At the moment I'm working on a summer assignment, which requires looking into my chosen area within the Art & Design sector (no guesses, it's footwear design!) I came across your tumblr and saw that you're also passionate about...
The news is this: There is a very good chance I will be heading to New York for three to four months to intern with an amazing footwear designer in Manhattan. She and I have been emailing about a potential internship for months. Our discussion over the phone this weekend has me looking for places to stay and comparing flight prices. The internship is not focused on design, but on the business...
No news is no news
Still no news. And while I wait I decided to be proactive about other things. I have cold called three shoe design empires to see about an internship. I emailed two in the UK to see if they have a place for me (this making a phone call worth my time) and then I ran across an internship with one of my favourite companies of all time. And I am PERFECT for the job. It would be amazing and send me to...
In the next day or two a lot of things are going to change in my life. I will have news of one kind or another within 24 hours….. Nervous. Thrilled.