rachaellangley-ndad asked: 1. How long have you been designing for? 2. Why did you want to be a shoe designer? 3. Is there anything that has particularly inspired you and what? 4.What is your ultimate career goal? 5. What has been the highlight of your footwear design career so far? 6. Is there any aspect of shoe design you don't enjoy, if so what? 7. Is there anything you wish you'd known before you started...
Well, it’s official. I just bought a ticket to New York City for October 1st. Alert the appropriate authorities.
bitchinsoles-deactivated2012050 asked: A very Happy Birthday to you!!! Have a wonderful day! <3
I know you have all been desperate for me to post something since your lives revolve around my tumblr (as they should), so I want to apologize for the lack of postings. I just found a new apartment in San Francisco. It’s a bit of a fixer-upper so I’ve been coordinating painters and handymen and cleaners, and packing, on top of trying to nail down dates for the NY internship, decide...
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...