WELCOME TO FWFA!

fashion%20with%20friday%20academy_edited

Our mission

is to teach, encourage + mentor 

the next generation of entrepreneurs,

creative leaders/thinkers & collaborators.

A panel discussion during our Photoshoot Production Workshop, Sponsored by Holyrad Studio

We encourage + support

our Creative Scholar's dreams of becoming

dynamic designers, artists &/or creatives

while showing them how to navigate the business side

of the industry through experiential and engaging

workshops with a core focus on:

entrepreneurship
peer collaboration
creative critical
thinking

FWFA PARENT TESTIMONIALS

FWFA FOUNDER PROFILE

A creative NYC native with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Degree in Fashion Merchandising & over 13 years of consistent involvement in the fashion industry (through the avenues of academic, internship/employment and early career experiences) under her belt, Annicia Friday Lynton founded the Fashion With Friday Academy to combine all of her accumulated knowledge to provide experiential + educational workshops for Creative Scholars who display a high potential for creative excellence with a deep curiosity for the world of entrepreneurship.

Friday has held numerous career and leadership roles that have equipped her for the exciting role as Founder + Workshop Director for the FWF Academy including:

 

  • Adjunct Professor at LIM College

 

  • Mentor + Program Advisor for the Black Retail Action Group’s (BRAG) LIM College Student Chapter

 

  • Employment at Yves Saint Laurent, Kimora Lee Simmons (KLS) Brand & European Retailer Comptoir Des Cotonniers

  • Experience within the fields of Entrepreneurship, Metal Work, Creative + Art Direction, Fashion Show Production, Cosmetology, Event Conceptualization, Photoshoot Production, Wardrobe Styling + more

With entrepreneurship being at the core of her career’s focus, Friday has accumulated over 8 years of business ownership with her most important positions to date:

 

  • Founder & Creative Director for FBF Metal Atelier (@fbfmetalatelier), a Design House for Metal Based Artistry

  • Founder + NYC Project Director for Friends Who Volunteer (@friendswhovolunteer), an NYC community service collective 

 

  • Founder + Workshop Director for the Fashion With Friday Academy (@fwfacademy)

FWFA SUPPORTERS

 

To our parents + partners + supporters:

 

Thank you for your support,

mentorship + experiences 

words of knowledge + encouragement

& experimental tours

over the past 5 the years!

Our journey wouldn't be the same w/o you.

FASHION WITH FRIDAY ACADEMY

FASHION + ENTREPRENEURSHIP WORKSHOPS FOR CREATIVE SCHOLARS

 

WWW.FASHIONWITHFRIDAY.COM

HELLO@FASHIONWITHFRIDAY.COM

@FWFACADEMY

  • White Instagram Icon
  • White Facebook Icon

ABOUT FWFA:

Our mission is to teach, encourage and mentor the next generation of entrepreneurs, creative leaders and collaborators. We encourage and support our Creative Scholar's dreams of becoming dynamic designers and creatives while showing them how to navigate the business side of the industry through experiential workshops with a core focus on: entrepreneurship, peer collaboration and creative critical thinking.

MAILING LIST

 

SIGN UP TO LEARN ABOUT UPCOMING WORKSHOPS, ACCESS TO FWF ACADEMY

DIY ACTIVITIES + CREATIVE SCHOLAR  SPOTLIGHTS!

:)  LET'S CHAT!

FEEL FREE TO SEND A  FRIENDLY MESSAGE OR QUESTION BELOW!

© 2015-2020 FASHION WITH FRIDAY ACADEMY