Irish Blogger Erika Fox, AKA @RetroFlame1 On Deciding To Move To NYC

Deciding to apply for the US Graduate Visa is often just the first chapter of an incredible and life-changing story. The fact couldn’t be truer for Erika Fox, AKA @RetroFlame1.

Having spent a couple of summers on J1’s with USIT, Erica had fallen ‘gotten addicted’ to the New York lifestyle and being at the very epicentre of global fashion. Fast forward a couple of years and the award-winning fashion blogger has a massive social media audience and has cultivated her very own brand and voice through

It all had to start somewhere and in Part One of our recent sit down with Erika in NYC, she lets us in on taking the plunge to move to New York. Watch below.

As we may have mentioned, getting her visa sorted after college was only the start for Erika. Stay tuned for more great insights in from her in the coming days from getting set up with an apartment and job to her favourite things about the NY lifestyle.

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