Rookie Magazine

Business // 3 Fashion Business’ Started By Women

Women may love fashion but it’s not always women that start up and succeed in the fashion business. Here’s three fashion start-ups with women behind the wheel.
Rookie magazine

As the charming 13-year-old behind the Style Rookie blog, Tavi Gevinson amassed a cult following of fashion lovers of all ages. Her intelligent commentary and girlish fawning over fashion soon made her a regular in the front rows of designers like Marc Jacobs. With her new-found fame, she wanted to create a publishing platform that spoke directly to teen girls like herself. After failed venture attempts with formerĀ Jane magazine editor Jane Pratt, the now 15-year-old launched her own print and online magazine, calledĀ Rookie, in early September. (more…)