About The Course

Produced by leading menswear experts Dan Blake and Matthew Cartwright, this industry level course will teach you how to work with male clients as a certified Menswear Personal Stylist. Learn how to capitalise on the biggest growth market in fashion to 2021, as you master skill to deliver seamless professional wardrobe edit and personal shopping services, including concierge for the male client.

Master how to engage a male personal styling clientele and how to develop your skills in assessing men’s physique, individual style personality, ‘best fit’, formalwear and weekend wear to deliver as professional services in your personal styling business.

The course leads to an E-Diploma in Menswear Personal Styling (certified by LCS Online) which is accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC) as part of the London College of Style.

About The Course

Produced by leading menswear experts Dan Blake and Matthew Cartwright, this industry level course will teach you how to work with male clients as a certified Menswear Personal Stylist. Learn how to capitalise on the biggest growth market in fashion to 2021, as you master skill to deliver seamless professional wardrobe edit and personal shopping services, including concierge for the male client.

Master how to engage a male personal styling clientele and how to develop your skills in assessing men’s physique, individual style personality, ‘best fit’, formalwear and weekend wear to deliver as professional services in your personal styling business.

The course leads to an E-Diploma in Menswear Personal Styling (certified by LCS Online) which is accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC) as part of the London College of Style.

At a Peak

Entry Level

Beginner to Intermediate

Fees

£249

Time

40 Hours

Modules

7 Modules

Course Overview

This modular course is ideal for you, if you are interested in learning about menswear personal styling at an impressive level of industry skill. Written for complete beginners in personal styling or established names who would like to elevate skill or gain ability in working with male clients as a certified Personal Stylists.

You will learn the art of dressing the male form with insider knowhow from the LCS Director and Menswear Styling Expert Dan Blake and Savile Row trained Tailor Matthew Cartwright.

Learn how personal stylists categorise clients of different physique types, to enable them to look their very best in both formal and casual styles.

Other modules include ‘How To’ videos for men’s accessory, graphs, charts and learning references for your development and review. The course leads to a practical final assignment in preparation for working in a professional capacity with feedback delivered by your menswear personal styling expert, a member of LCS Online assessment team.

All essential graphs, charts, learning references and tutor integration are included for your development and review. The course leads to a practical final assignment in preparation for working in a professional capacity with feedback delivery an expert in personal styling as part of the LCS online assessment team.

Completion of this course leads to an E-Diploma in Menswear Personal Styling, (certified by LCS Online), which is accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC) as part of the London College of Style.

This course offers an in depth learning in key subjects embedded within the seven modules including;

  • A Brief History of Menswear
  • Physique Type
  • The Method to Menswear Personal Styling Services
  • The tradition of British, Italian & American Suiting
  • Men’s Formalwear, Finishing and Best Fit
  • The ‘How To’ of Men’s Accessory (bow ties, pocket squares and ties)
  • Wardrobe Edit and Personal Shopping
  • Resource – Menswear Fashion Terminology
  • Resource – Brand Awareness
  • Stay ‘ahead of the curve’ with Men’s Fashion Resources, including Magazines, Fashion Weeks and Events
  • Client Feedback, Follow Up and Testimonials
  • 2 x Case Studies

Students who have completed this course should;

  • Understand how to follow the LCS method and approach in running chargeable personal styling services with male clients in a professional context.
  • Have an in-depth understanding of professional personal styling for male clients.
  • Know how to work competently and consistently, developing practical experience in running pre-consultations, consultations and follow-up sessions with a variety of male clients in both Personal Shopping and Wardrobe Edit services.
  • Understand how to create looks for clients of any physique type.
  • Understand how to apply knowledge of men’s formalwear suiting and best fit practically with application to personal styling.
  • Know how to develop their own brand directory, considering client’s lifestyle and sizes.
  • Be able to begin working practically with live male clients in a personal styling capacity on completion of study.

Students who have studied this course have gone on to pursue careers in;

  • Menswear Personal Styling
  • Fashion Retail
  • Fashion Writing
  • Fashion Blogging
  • Fashion Marketing
  • Fashion Merchandising

Tutors & Contributors

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Dan Blake

With 12 years experience in professional menswear and celebrity styling, Dan’s clients include publications British GQ, GQ Style and the Hollywood Reporter.  As the immensely popular Director of Education at LCS and creator of the Menswear Personal Styling E-Diploma, Dan joins the Online team to share the highly regarded LCS method and approach to personal styling. Learn how to gain skill in the delivery of chargeable menswear personal styling services, as Dan shares the most relevant learnings inline with today’s shopper in-store and online. Develop skill to gain a valuable menswear following and make the most of  projected growth in this consumer trend.

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Matthew Cartwright

Matthew Cartwright is a trained Savile Row tailor and discerning menswear authority, who joins the LCS Online team with a wealth of expertise in menswear tailoring, fitting and cultural approaches to menswear and men’s ‘best fit’. Director and Head Tailor of suiting brand Guards London stocked in UK retail giant John Lewis & Partners, Matthew has worked on numerous designer collaborations and showcased his work at London Fashion Week Men’s too.  Matthew’s industry linked view point and contribution to the Menswear Personal Styling E-Diploma is highly valuable as the menswear market booms in-line with the predicted growth in menswear to 2021.

Tutors & Contributors

Leigh-Keily-LCS-4538

Dan Blake

With 12 years experience in professional menswear and celebrity styling, Dan’s clients include publications British GQ, GQ Style and the Hollywood Reporter.  As the immensely popular Director of Education at LCS and creator of the Menswear Personal Styling E-Diploma, Dan joins the Online team to share the highly regarded LCS method and approach to personal styling. Learn how to gain skill in the delivery of chargeable menswear personal styling services, as Dan shares the most relevant learnings inline with today’s shopper in-store and online. Develop skill to gain a valuable menswear following and make the most of  projected growth in this consumer trend.

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Matthew Cartwright

Matthew Cartwright is a trained Savile Row tailor and discerning menswear authority, who joins the LCS Online team with a wealth of expertise in menswear tailoring, fitting and cultural approaches to menswear and men’s ‘best fit’. Director and Head Tailor of suiting brand Guards London stocked in UK retail giant John Lewis & Partners, Matthew has worked on numerous designer collaborations and showcased his work at London Fashion Week Men’s too.  Matthew’s industry linked view point and contribution to the Menswear Personal Styling E-Diploma is highly valuable as the menswear market booms in-line with the predicted growth in menswear to 2021.