Guest Speaker Knowledge: Tory Burch

Background info on the company: ”Tory Burch is an American lifestyle brand that embodies the personal style and sensibility of its Chairman, CEO and Designer, Tory Burch. Launched in February 2004, the collection, known for color, print and eclectic details, includes ready-to-wear, shoes, handbags, accessories, home and beauty.”

Read more about Tory Burch as an entrepreneur and the Tory Burch Foundation here:

Look at Tory’s favorites here.

Buy the brand’s new book “Tory Burch In Color” here.




Find out more through their social media links:

They have asked for anyone interested in a Spring internship to bring their resume to the meeting. All Tory Burch internships are paid and they offer internships in a variety of departments. 

We will see you all for the meeting in Haft Auditorium tomorrow!


If Skittles were shoes, they’d be these @nicholaskirkwood flats🌈. (at Nicholas Kirkwood)


If Skittles were shoes, they’d be these @nicholaskirkwood flats🌈. (at Nicholas Kirkwood)

Guest Speaker Knowledge: J.Mendel

Some Background Info:

- The company was started in 1870 by Joseph Brietman, who sold furs to the Russian upper class

- Although the brand began with furs, it now consists of a full line of fashion items ranging from bridal and couture, to ready to wear and accessories.

- The company is now owned by Gilles Mendel, who has been the CEO and designer since 1981. Now in its 5th generation, this is one of few family run luxury designer brands.

See some of the brand’s latest offerings here:

Spring 2015 Ready to Wear

Bridal 2015 Lookbook

J.Mendel is one of a selected group of brands that will participate in an interactive presentation at their Madison Avenue location the week of October 20th-26th for Madison Avenue Fashion Heritage Week. This is a collaborative effort involving The Museum at FIT! Read more about it here.

Check out the brand’s social media:





and of course their website,