Personal Styling

Your first client is you!

Your first client is you!

The thing with choosing Personal Styling as a career is that you may be fearful that you aren’t 100% confident about your own personal style. Perhaps you’re thinking ‘My friends and family always tell me I look great, but does everyone think I’m naturally stylish?’ It’s absolutely fine to feel this way, I mean we’ve all got those photos that remind us that our personal style was sometimes a bit questionable! What we say is, as long as you love fashion and shopping and are a people’s person this job is for you because WE help you understand your best […]

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Do I need to know about fashion and trends to be a Personal Stylist?

Do I need to know about fashion and trends to be a Personal Stylist?

We can honestly say, hand on heart, that you absolutely do not need to be a fashionista to be a great personal stylist. If you have read some of our previous blogs, you will have found out that the key skills you need to be a great stylist is good people skills and the ability to be self-motivated to get the clients. Nisha, Founder of Style ME, didn’t start her career as a Personal Stylist until her early thirties and she tells delegates that the reason it took her so long to make her career move was her fear of […]

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When is the right age to become a Personal Stylist?

When is the right age to become a Personal Stylist?

This is a subject we have had to think long and hard about be because when we first started the Academy, we had no idea who would be attracted to this great job. Initially we thought we would see the young twenty somethings who are into fashion and shopping and would love a career that combines the two. In fact, the first course we ever offered was in Soho House to this very group so on that basis I guess that’s why we thought they were our target market. But we couldn’t have been more wrong! The very next course […]

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We are not just Personal Stylists!

We are not just Personal Stylists!

So what do we mean when we say we are not just Personal Stylists? Well, it was pretty apparent to us when we first ventured into Personal Styling that our services required so much more than a stylish eye. What we found with clients was that we generally would only get a call when things were stagnating, and they were keen to find a better version of themselves. The first obvious thing to do when you are at a crossroads in your life is to look at how you are presenting yourself. If you’re dressing for the office every day […]

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What are the key skills to become a Personal Stylist?

What are the key skills to become a Personal Stylist?

This has to be the number one question we are asked by anyone interested in finding out whether they have what it takes to be a great Personal Stylist. We’ve met so many delegates over the years and we have seen so many different women from all walks of life start their journey as a Personal Stylist. When we think about the most successful stylists that have come through the academy, we think it comes down to having these three key skills: A love for all things to do with fashion and shopping. Whilst you don’t have to be a […]

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London the best city in the world to train to be a Personal Stylist!

London the best city in the world to train to be a Personal Stylist!

Is this you, you’ve got butterflies (the good kind) because you’ve finally come to the realisation that a career as a Personal Stylist is perfect for you! Shocked that’s it’s taken you so long to figure it out, you simply don’t want to waste anymore time? You know for sure you’re going to need some solid training but now you’re feeling deflated because the training academies and courses in your city or even your country are so limited. Well now’s the time to broaden your horizons and travel to London, the fashion capital of the world to train to be […]

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