Thursday, February 23, 2012

New York Fashion Week Part 2 - Everything I Dreamed Of.

In my last post I forgot to mention one of the main reasons why I came to New York.. my meeting with PR of Topman, Michael Zakrzewski for a possible internship. Although I forgot to bring my camera on this journey, I'm going to show you some of the street style pictures that I took at Lincoln Center that day!
Pretty much obsessed with his looks, especially those shoes.
I had scheduled my appointment with Michael at 2:00 PM promptly and throughout the entire day I was shaking. I couldn't help to think that this internship could drastically change my life. I mean interning for a huge company known worldwide at the age of 19 (my birthday is coming up) would be a dream.
As I headed to Soho, I stopped at Opening Ceremony where I pretty much drooled at everything that was hanging on the racks. I was so mad that the Christopher Kane cardigan that was on sale was sold to another lucky customer two days before I got there. :( Although I didn't end up getting anything, I have been eying this cute Muppets x Opening Ceremony sweater.
It was around 1:55 PM and I rushed to the huge Topshop/Topman store that was located on Broadway. I ended up finding out that the offices were the next door down. I remember looking at my watch and almost screaming because it was 1:59 PM.. I mean being late for a meeting with a huge PR guy is definitely not a good first impression.
I ran the doorbell, a cute receptionist responded and finally let me in.. after trying about 2-3 times of course. Right away I noticed a sketchy elevator and entered it without even knowing it..

Entering into the waiting room an adorable receptionist who was dressed up like Emily from Devil Wears Prada asked what I was here for? I told her I had a meeting with Michael and right when I said that there Michael is.
The rest is pretty much history. Everything was gorgeous and throughout my entire trip I couldn't stop thinking about the offices overlooking SoHo.
Once leaving the offices, I ended up waiting for a couple days to decided if Topman was right for me. Let's just say I ended up accepting the internship and will be in New York for the summer. I died.

15 comments:

Cátia Rodrigues said...

Congrats honey, I'm so happy for you :)

Encarna said...

Congratulations!!!!! you will learn a lot in New York!!!!!
love your photos!!!
kisses

sacramento said...

Congratulations for your intership at Topman, wowwwwwwwwwwwwwww.
I feel so happy for you.New York is the center of the world and an excellent platform to find your true path
Loving your pics.
Besossssssssssss

Pich and Roor said...

CONGRATS!!! & best of luck to your future, loved these pictures :)

KorasVictory said...

Congrats!! I am happy for you, It is gonna be a big change, but for sure a good one. I love your red jumper, Peggy is the best. I am following you.

Meagan Murtagh said...

ok those grey shoes with yellow soles. im in heaven.

andrea k (blonde bedhead) said...

That is AMAZING. Congrats, you deserve it and this is just the very start of your successful career in fashion!

christian said...

Wauw, really like your work! Compared to me you're really talented to do streetstyle.
I'm following you now!

Emanuel I. said...

Beautiful people, beautiful styles!
Congrats & I'm your new follower.
:D

Minna said...

Great looks and nice shooting! :)

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Melanie said...

Congratulations on your internship!! I'm here because I saw you on Mis Papelicos' blog. I'm so glad I found you. Love your style, love your photography and can't wait to see more people on the street.

Iulia Romana said...

I saw you on Mis Papelicos' blog and I had to check your blog out :)
I really love this post - great photographs :x

Style Diaries said...

super love street style.

xoxo,
Style Dairies

The Rule of Mr Kane said...

Fab shoots! love the Miss piggy jersey!
Great blog, Following you!
Hugs

Laters
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Fleur d'air said...

I love this post, so inspirating. Kisses!

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