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I am a Fashion Marketing Major
I currently work for TD Bank as an assistant manager. I loved fashion since a young age and decided to pursue it recently more and put myself out there to get noticed. I am a streetwear fanatic but willing to expand my horizon when styling potential clients.
Our readers would love to get to know you more Carlos. Tell us about yourself, what is unique about you?
I am unique I like doing stuff that no one will expect to see nor wear. I am unconventional.
Carlos, what are your passion and aspiration in life? How did you start as a Fashion Stylist?
I started my stylist career since a young age I became in love with fashion being different unique, and for most of all expressing my self through fashion. Being homosexual in my household was very hard and sometimes still is, that's why fashion gave me the strength to surpass all the negatives from my life.
Who is your inspiration in life Carlos? How do you keep inspired?
My inspiration in life is my brother who passed away when I was young; I decided to do this for myself and him since wants me to succeed in life and do want I love.
We all make mistakes Carlos; we wish we could take back. Please tell us about time being a Fashion Stylist; you wish you’d handled a situation differently with a colleague.
Being more open-minded about what the client wants, but to also show my aesthetic
Carlos , when you’re working with a large number of clients, it’s tricky to deliver excellent service to them all. As a Fashion Stylist, how do you go about prioritizing your clients’ needs?
I tend to communicate with all my clients and listen to what they want and if they are open to making people turn heads with what I style them with. Communication is key in life.
Please tell us, Carlos, about a time you had to be very strategic to meet all your top priorities as a Fashion Stylist?
Just be on top of each client and make sure you make them want to come to you more.
Carlos, please give us an example of a time when you were able to successfully persuade someone to see things your way at work.
Recently I persuade someone to be different and let me style them out of his comfort zone, and that I will make him look amazing. He stated he would trust my judgement and work, so I am excited about this upcoming shoot/styling.
Carlos, please tell us about your proudest professional accomplishment as a Fashion Stylist. There might be many, but there is always this proudest moment that you just want with share to everyone. What is it and why?
Proudest can assist for a spread on a magazine was amazing
Carlos, please give us an example of a time you were able to be creative with your work. What was exciting or difficult about it?
What advice would you give to the people who want to be successful as a Fashion Stylist?*
Follow your passion and let know one tell you that you can not do it nor it’s worth it
Are you looking for collaboration with fashion talents, brands and creatives? If yes, please state what type of collaboration you are looking for?
Balenciaga, Margiela, Y-3, OtherUK, Representclo. Magazine, editorials
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