Personal Stylist Training

Company Information

Company/Provider: The Wardrobe Academy

Email: Send Enquiry / Make A Booking

Telephone: 0027 21 712 3401

Meyrick Avenue
Cape Town
Western Cape
South Africa

R 12495.00

Course Description

This in-depth course covers all aspects of personal styling and image consulting, and will equip you with the skills needed to work as an independent consultant, working with clients on a private or corporate level.

The make-up training module of this course is an intensive one day workshop which will teach you the basics of make-up application; a useful addition to your skills.

Includes pre-training reading material and assignment, training manual, CD with client questionnaires, garment style booklet, colour combining chart, fashion history booklet, colour analysis drapes, colour analysis laminates, figure and face shape analysis laminates, measuring kit and pins, recommended reading list, an e-copy of the highly acclaimed
tweezers, certification on completion, refreshments, post-training assignments and ongoing career support via telephone book; Fab Job Guide to Become an Image Consultant, a professional make-up brush kit, latex wedge, powder puff and or email.


13 - 18 May 2013 - Cape Town

12 - 17 August 2013 - JHB

11 - 16 November - Cape Town


6 days, 9am to 4pm


Day 1
What is personal styling?
The importance of personal style and image
Understanding fashion - trends, cycles, forecasting
Introduction to 20th century fashion

Day 2
Consulting with clients - private or corporate
The client - needs assessment, creating an image profile
Lifestyle analysis
Personal style - the style types, client style analysis
Creating a balance between trends and classics
Wardrobe therapy - self-esteem & confidence

Day 3
What is colour? Colour theory
The History of Colour Analysis
Colour analysis practical - warm, cool or mid-toned
Colour combining - harmony & contrast
Body analysis - shape, proportion and scale
Working with the fuller figure
Illusion dressing and camouflage techniques

Day 4
Wardrobe assessments - culling, organising, planning
The capsule wardrobe
Face shapes
Dress codes & occassion dressing
Clothing - fabrics, clothing style types, fit, care
Underwear, bra fitting and swimwear

Day 5
Personal shopping - lists, budgets, dealing with stores
Shopping practical
Alterations and repairs
Business studies - setting up your business successfully
Your business identity, structure and client base
Marketing your services
The importance of your own "look"

Day 6
Make-up Workshop with Debbie Jean from The make-Up Studio



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