Do you have what it takes to become a fashion stylist? Is your fashion sense up to par? Do you think you can create fashionable looks for others? Are you up to date on all new trends?
A fashion stylist career may be a very lucrative job, but it is a bit more complex than just assessing a client’s wardrobe and his or her image. First and foremost a stylist needs to have a passion for fashion. A stylish desire to understand their client, and what tends to make them appear very good. They have to be able to enhance and emphasize the client’s features if need be. A stylist must know what accessories the client should wear about the wardrobe. They must also know what image to create dependent on the personality of the client, shape of the client, and be able to translate that image to what a photographer and or director may want. Some fashion stylists are also known as personal stylists and are often considered image-makers.
Education and Training
Professional stylists are not required to have a formal education. That does not mean that it is not asked for by prospective clients. A fashion design school degree will help the aspirant stylist gain skills through formal education. Clientele prefers a stylist having a strong education on their belt. Fashion design schools offer you an Associate’s degree in fashion design or fashion merchandising. Numerous clients may also call for that the aspirant stylist has field experience. This …Read more