Lilly Dream Job

I’m packing up my Shift dresses and moving to Philadelphia. I am SO excited to finally share (on #NationalWearYourLillyDay no less) that I will be working full-time on the Lilly Pulitzer Marketing team starting in July.

God works in your life in the funniest ways, and I’ve had such a whirlwind, exciting journey to get to where I am now. As you may remember, I was the PR and Social Media intern last summer, and my high expectations for my experience during the summer were blown out of the water. Therefore, I jumped at the opportunity to go back and give it my all. I’m so beyond excited and thankful that I will get to work in an innovative and creative role with the smartest, coolest, and most stylish people I know.

Up until then, I will be completing these goals and gearing up for the colorful adventure that is about to become my life. Besides, I always thought that I wear way too much hot pink to enter the black and white corporate world ;). Below are a few photos from the last two years that led up to this.

Gearing up for one of the interviews for the internship during my spring break my junior year. I was staying with Johnny’s family in Vero Beach and coincidentally found a vintage Lilly Pulitzer robe in the closet of my room there, which of course I took as a good omen 🙂 

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My Big from my sorority gave me little Lilly-inspired goodies as I was going through the interview process for the internship. My friends and family are the BEST support crew ever. 

Lilly Pulitzer internship Lilly Dream Job

Right before I found out whether I got the internship or not… my stomach was in knots!! 

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The photo I sent to my mom + friends once I found out 🙂 

Lilly Pulitzer internship Lilly Dream Job

I resurrected my old Lilly bedding, that I used when I was a little girl, for  my Villanova apartment where I lived during the internship.  

Lilly Pulitzer internship Lilly Dream Job

Oh, and of course there was a major party setup in our apartment for the Bachelorette screening nights and birthdays we celebrated over the summer. I unexpectedly made the BEST friends during the internship, who I will have forever.  

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My first day of of the internship! This shift has now been deemed my “Lucky Shift”– notice I was wearing it for one of the interviews in the first photo? 

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Too much Lilly is never enough… especially when it’s now justified as “work clothes.” 

Lilly Pulitzer internship Lilly Dream Job

I learned SO much about how to creatively manage one of the best social media brands in the fashion industry. The Lilly story is like no other, which is what makes it as fabulous as it is. 

Lilly Pulitzer internship Lilly Dream Job

Celebrating National Wear Your Lilly Day in Greenwich with one of the first marketing interns Lilly ever had, the inspiring Rhiana from Wear Bows and Smile

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Mid-summer family festivities in our Lilly– sunnies and jumpsuits FTW. 

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A peek at the intern final project coming to fruition… 

Lilly Pulitzer internship Lilly Dream Job

Celebrating with ALL the pizza and mac and cheese after the intern project presentation at the end of the summer. 

Lilly Pulitzer internship Lilly Dream Job

My last day. I couldn’t decide which I wanted to do more– go back to school or stay at work! Ha, I guess that was a good sign… 

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Take a look at my current Lilly Pulitzer favorites below. Let’s see how much self-control I really have once I am exposed to these gorgeous items on the daily! And they’re giving away chic gifts as well! 🙂

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  1. June 21, 2017 / 5:21 pm

    This is so exciting! I hope you have an amazing time! I love reading about people who follow their goals and achieve their dreams! Can’t wait to hear more about it!

  2. Gabby
    June 21, 2017 / 9:35 pm

    congrats Amy!!! where in Philly will you be living? I am a recently graduated fellow Lilly-loving pink-and-gold obsessed Theta and I will be moving to Philly next year as well!!
    -Gabby

    • Amy
      Author
      July 15, 2017 / 10:00 am

      Gabby, thank you so much for the congratulations! I’m living in Rittenhouse Square– I LOVE it so far! So exciting that you’re heading to Philly soon too! Thanks for following along 🙂 xx, Amy

  3. June 22, 2017 / 7:38 am

    Congratulations, I couldn’t see a more perfect fit for you! Looking forward to hear how everything goes, and your new apartment in the city of Philly! This seriously gets me so excited for my internship and hopefully dream job within the next would years.

    • Amy
      Author
      July 15, 2017 / 10:01 am

      Megan, You are too sweet! Thank you so much! 🙂 xx, Amy

  4. June 22, 2017 / 3:52 pm

    Congrats girl!! So excited for you! Btw what year are those jumpsuits they are darling!
    xo Hannah Kate

    • Amy
      Author
      July 15, 2017 / 10:01 am

      Hi Hannah Kate! Thank you so much! 🙂 And they’re from last summer! xx, Amy

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