Career Code: Zanna Roberts Rassi's Tips for Landing Your Fashion Dream Job

Jamie McKillop

These days, Zanna Roberts Rassi is an undeniable force in the fashion industry—but the road to the top wasn’t easy. Rassi left home at 18 and slept on a friend’s couch while interning for a magazine in London before moving to New York City. Starting out as an assistant, she then worked her way up to her current role as senior fashion editor at Marie Claire. But her résumé doesn’t stop there: Rassi’s also an E! television correspondent, a stylist, and a brand consultant. In 2010, she married Mazdack Rassi, the co-founder of Milk Studios, and helped him turn it into the fashion mecca it is today, in addition to launching Milk Makeup. Oh, and let’s not forget she’s also a mother of twins. It’s safe to assume there’s a thing or two to learn from this powerhouse…  

Keep scrolling to see her answers to our burning career and style questions, and get inspired to kick-start a career in fashion. Don't forget to check back soon to see who was selected to be mentored by Rassi as part of the annual SOREL #SORELstyle program.

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