FC President at Capistrano Valley High School in Mission Viejo, California, Capri Jacobs wants to pursue a career in fashion merchandise marketing.
Tell us a little about yourself: I sketch people and animated characters. I have always had a creative side, ever since I was a child. From beading to drawing to now wanting to pursue a career in merchandising and marketing for fashion—creativity is something that has always come naturally to me.
How did you get involved in Fashion Club at your high school? I wanted to start a club after I saw a presentation on FIDM. Once I was a junior, I knew I could be president so I started my club.
What kinds of activities do you do at your Fashion Club meetings? I like to watch runway shows, do makeovers, and do fashion shoots. I am open to other ideas that would provide a great experience for my club, and are in the field of fashion.
What’s a fashion trend you’re loving right now? Ruffles and flair is my favorite trend right now.
Who do you follow on Instagram and Pinterest, for fashion inspiration? I follow FIDM Instagram, MAC, Sephora, BEBE, Express, PINK, and J.Crew.
Do you have plans to attend FIDM? Yes, I would like to attend FIDM in Los Angeles!
What are your career goals? I’d like to go into the field of fashion merchandise marketing.