Aleksandra from "Cocktail Dress" decided to follow her dream to become a fashion journalist a few years back, that's why she started blogging. To us, that was a sensible thing to do, and wise too. She not only started practising on writing and reporting fashion events, news, but also try to formulate her unique take on fashion, which is ultimately important for a journalist. We chatted with her briefly and got to know her better.
When did you start blogging and how did you come to this idea?
I always love fashion and in the future I want to be a journalist so year ago I decided to start blogging.
Who is your style icon? Why?
My style icon is Emmanuelle Alt. I love her simple style! She is so chic!
How do you describe your personal style? What is your inspiration?
My style is simple, minimalistic and a little bit of elegance. I love Tumblr style.
What is the essential pieces you must have in your closet?
My must have are definitely black jeans, slippers and trench coat.
How often do you post? How do you come up with post ideas?
Usually I post once a week. I always want to write about my reflections and show my readers interesting photos.
What is the biggest challenge for you in fashion blogging?
I think that the biggest challenge is writting post when I am tired and when I don't have ideas.
What is the greatest satisfaction of being a fashion blogger?
I love this moment when my readers like my posts.
What is the fashion rule you never break?
I never wear white bra with transparent blouse.
What do you splurge on?
Shoes and rings.
From your point of view, what is the notable trend for the upcoming season?
I think it will be a dirty pink colour. Through Kylie Jenner this colour is indisputable popular now.
Do you make money from your blog?
For now I don’t make money from my blog.
What has been your most successful blog post till now and what was it about?
The most popular post was about street style – http://cocktaildressnews.blogspot.com/2015/02/street-style.html. My readers wrote to me saying this is their favourite post 🙂
How do you see your blog in 5 years?
I hope that my blog will be more professional. I still thinking about showing my outfits on Cocktail Dress News. Maybe in the next year?
Favorite Designer – Isabel Marant
Favorite Fashion Brand- Zara
Favorite Color- black
Favorite quote – ’’Nobody is perfect’’
Favorite Way to relax -Drawing
How can people connect with you
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Cocktail-Dress- News-1461856714117523/?fref=ts
Thank you Aleksandra. So if you also wants to find a professional career in fashion journalism, why not reach out to her to exchange some ideas?
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