Breaking into Fashion Media: Advice from the Pros

Breaking into Fashion Media
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An event for aspiring professionals, featuring guest panelists from Vogue, The Daily Front Row, and more

The media landscape is ever-changing, especially when it comes to fashion. Full-time editorial staffs have grown smaller while the freelance pool grows deeper. Editors are becoming influencers, and digital continues to outgrow print.  

With so much happening, LIM’s April 10 “Breaking Into Fashion Media” panel will event will provide current and prospective students insight into what it takes to forge a career in fashion media in 2021 and beyond.  
Editors of LIM’s The Lexington Line and alumni will also shed light on how college experiences can prepare you for future media jobs and how they translated their fashion business education into successful careers. 


  • Akili King: Beauty Writer, Vogue 

  • Karissa Mitchell: LIM alumna, freelance fashion editor, and former Teen Vogue editor 

  • Alyssa Coscarelli: LIM alumna, social media influencer, and former Refinery29 editor 

  • Alex Dickerson: CMO, The Daily Front Row 

  • Samantha James, Editor in Chief, The Lexington Line 

  • Tessa Aldridge: Managing Editor, The Lexington Line  

  • Moderated by: Professor John Deming, Faculty Advisor, The Lexington Line 

When: Saturday, April 10 / 1-2pm EDT 

Register here.