Breaking into the fashion industry is not such an easy task. It requires patience, skill, impeccable timing and lots and lots of networking. As you work towards your fashion dreams, it’s best to study the greats and learn from their strengths and mistakes.
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June Ambrose got her start more than two decades ago in the hip-hop scene, styling the likes of Jay-Z, Sean Combs and Mary J. Blige. Since then she’s become the go-to fashion stylist for an image revamp. She started her branding firm Mod Squad in ’94 and has not looked back since. Recently seen on her own reality fashion stylish show on VH1 Styled By June, June Ambrose’s eccentric character can be spotted at fashion shows and red carpets all over the globe with her assistant Eli Wasserman and mini-me’s in tow.