Saturday, May 10, 2008

Brande Roderick - Beauty girl

Many fashion students that find it difficult to raise enough money to advertise their designs upon graduating use the Web site to attract potential employers.

Emma Payne, a 24-year-old fashionspace member, says the site has helped her portfolio stand out in job applications.

"(Using the site) I've been able to see what the market might be like, and expand from that, it's been very useful to test the market that way," she said.

The Web site's popularity has spread rapidly in the past six months, with advertisements on Facebook and word of mouth generating on average 800,000 page views a month