Do you have a keen eye for style & fashion and a talent for creating looks that stand out in a crowd? Maybe it's time to put your talent to work as a fashion stylist. This career field is rather broad and may include working with fashion designers, models, fashion media, professional business men and women, celebrities, department stores, and more.
Though not necessary, it may be to your advantage to polish your skills by taking a few courses in fashion styling. Check your local listings for classes and workshops at schools and creative centers. You may also want to gain more knowledge and insights into the industry by working with established fashion houses/brands and networking.
Fashion Stylist Careers May Include:
- Fashion Styling for print magazines, TV
- Fashion & Style Writer/Editor/Blogger
- Fashion Illustrator
- Personal Stylist
- Fashion Merchandise Stylist for Department Stores
- Wardrobe Consultant
Fashion stylists are typically the ones setting the trends, so stay on top of the ins and outs of your industry.