Similar to a career in fashion design, there are many options available for a Fashion Stylist. The field of styling is vast, offering several career opportunities, waiting to be discovered by the right creative.
Let’s take a look at what it takes to be the crème de la crème amongst all Fashion Stylists.
SKILL SETS AND ATTRIBUTES
Being passionate about style and fashion is an obvious asset, but you don’t just wake up and be a fashion stylist. There are several other important skills and attributes required to be successful. For example, you need to be a “people person” to maintain a genuine relationship with your clients and your team.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING REQUIREMENTS
Now, like several other creative careers, the proper qualifications are not necessary, but are extremely beneficial; especially if you want to work with top brands. As a certified stylist, you will have an edge over the competition and will notice certain advantages.
Currently, at the Australian Institute of Creative Design, we are offering the following Fashion Styling Courses:
We also have short courses that are more focused on a particular subject:
- Styling (Fashion, Image & Media)
- Personal Styling Short Course
- Hair Styling
- Fashion Buying
- Fashion Events
- Street Style Image & Fashion Flat Lays
- Fashion Styling Essentials: Working With Models
- Styling Essentials – Location Scouting
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AS A FASHION STYLIST
There are many career opportunities available to a fashion stylist. Once you have the right skills and qualifications, you will have more options than anybody else in the fashion industry.
SALARY- FASHION STYLIST
An entry-level Fashion Stylist earns an overtime rate of AU$40.00.
This rate is expected to go up you as time goes by and you gain a following or numbers of clientele.
FAMOUS FASHION STYLISTS:
Do you want your name included in the future list of famous fashion stylists? Start your journey with us now! Our passion for empowering creatives drives us to deliver amazing education, taught by real industry professionals.
However, if you don’t know which creative path to take, check out our Creative Career Personality Quiz! This fun quiz will help you discover which creative career is perfect for your personality so you can start living your dreams.