About The Course

Produced by Womenswear Personal Styling Experts Wendy Elsmore and Tracy Hooper, this dynamic course will teach you how to work with female clients as a certified Womenswear Personal Stylist.

Learn how to transform your passion for people, personal style and fashion, into a seamless level of skill, delivering chargeable personal styling services, including: wardrobe edit and personal shopping for individuals and small groups.  Master skill to engage female personal styling clients as individuals,  developing valued client relationships, to establish your reputation and grow your personal styling business.

The course leads to a Diploma in Womenswear 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 Womenswear Personal Styling Experts Wendy Elsmore and Tracy Hooper, this dynamic course will teach you how to work with female clients as a certified Womenswear Personal Stylist.

Learn how to transform your passion for people, personal style and fashion, into a seamless level of skill, delivering chargeable personal styling services, including: wardrobe edit and personal shopping for individuals and small groups.  Master skill to engage female personal styling clients as individuals,  developing valued client relationships, to establish your reputation and grow your personal styling business.

The course leads to a Diploma in Womenswear 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

£275

Time

48 Hours

Modules

8 Modules

Course Overview

Split into eight key modules, this Womenswear Personal Styling course will teach the fundamental skill to become a personal stylist for female clients.  Learn how to assess female body shape and each client’s style personality. Key skills are taught in a step by step approach, placing each individual client and her needs at the centre of the consultation process.

You will learn how to deliver a full professional personal style consultation bespoke to each client, gathering personal information and adapting between clients with ease. You will develop skill to explain the results of your findings to your client in a way she can work with and understand.

You will further learn the process to conduct successful wardrobe edit and personal shopping services, and how to expand your services further to give you a full range of options for your clients, to fit every woman’s lifestyle and budget.

The course includes all the information you need to deliver exceptional client experiences and to go above and beyond her expectations. You will also learn how to maintain communication with your clients and utilise your client testimonials and reviews to grow and expand your styling business.

The course concludes with focus on how to deliver your new found skills through your own personal styling business, to help many women enjoy the confidence that comes from understanding the styles and shapes of clothing that flatter her most.

This Diploma course can lead onto Menswear Personal Styling and Colour Analysis to create the seamless professional personal stylist E-training package.

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 a Diploma in Womenswear Personal Styling (certified by LCS Online) which is accredited by the British Accreditation Council (BAC) as part of the London College of Style.

Modules covered in this course include:

  • Body Shape
  • Style Personality
  • How to Conduct a Successful Style Consultation
  • Wardrobe Edit
  • Personal Shopping
  • Ways to Expand the Services you Offer
  • Turning your Passion into a Business
  • Case Studies

Tracy Hooper

A highly respected personal stylist and qualified colour expert with an entrepreneurial fashion career spanning more than 25 years, Tracy is the style guru who is as wise as she is knowledgable on personal styling, and trend. Passionate about the transformational power and confidence boosting effects that complimentary styles and colour palettes have on her clients, expect her to share her years of learning through the Womenswear Personal Styling  Diploma.  Tracey treasures her mix of clients to include high profile names including international designer Carolina Herrera, as well as contributing to tabloids including The Sun and trend infused Fabulous magazine.

Wendy Elsmore

Wendy is one fo the most engaging fashion & style experts in the UK . A former ITV This Morning and E! Entertainment fashion presenter, Wendy champions her personal clients to truly feel how good they look, as the best version of themselves. As a Director of LCS, Wendy devotes much of her time to mentoring creatives to start their businesses with entrepreneurial spirit, as a result of LCS training.  She joins the Online team, delivering her straightforward proven process to starting a small business destined for success on the Start your E-Business Diploma. Gain inspiration from her belief that anyone can be successful should they decide to be, with the right training, support and dedication to achieve.

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

  • Womenswear Personal Styling
  • Fashion Styling
  • Editorial Styling
  • Celebrity Styling
  • Brand Styling
  • Fashion Retail
  • Personal Shopper
  • Fashion Writing
  • Fashion Blogging
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • TV Styling and Fashion Expert Presenting
  • Radio and other media work
  • In-house Fashion Editor

Student Questions

Will my tutor have a personal styling background on the Online Womenswear Personal Styling Diploma?

Yes, you will be assigned a tutor who will work alongside you through the course. They will have considerable knowledge in personal styling and will be able to share their insight and give detailed feedback to elevate development as you progress through the course.

Does the Womenswear Personal Styling Diploma include all the key areas of services that I need to learn in order to run my own Personal Styling business?

Yes, the LCS Online Womenswear Personal Styling Diploma focuses on all services, and delivery to a professional level – including; personal client assessment, style personality, body shape assessment, wardrobe edit, personal shopping, and a clear guide on how to deliver your services.

Does the Online Womenswear Personal Styling Diploma focus on how to build successful relationships with your personal clients?

The Online Womenswear Personal Styling Diploma focuses on how to build personal client relationships, and how to sustain and develop a flow of personal clients too. The industry linked learnings focus on developing great communication skills and learning how to use networking tools to develop impressive industry connectivity over time.

Will I learn how to be skilled and confident enough to work with paying clients?

The Online Womenswear Personal Styling Diploma teaches you the theory, plus practical approaches and delivery to be able to work with personal clients in a professional capacity over time. Personal Styling is a largely practical skill, and as with our campus-based personal styling students, we encourage all students to practice their newly learned skills and approaches with as many family and friends requesting their honest feedback for personal development.

Does the Womenswear Personal Styling Diploma offer business training to help me set up my own business as a competent and confident professional personal stylist beyond LCS Online training?

The LCS Online Womenswear Personal Styling Diploma focuses on teaching you to master the skill of personal styling and personal shopping, as well as wardrobe edit through this course. It also touches upon setting up your own business, however LCS Online also delivers the popular LCS Online How to Start Your Business Made Easy Diploma which takes you through the process of business set up step by step.

What about Colour skill, is it an important additional learning, if I want to become a personal stylist and personal shopper?

Colour Analysis skill is a highly valuable tool for all personal stylists and personal shoppers if you are serious about delivering a professional and sought-after personal styling service. There is so much choice for colour, and tones of colour, now in store and online, it can be confusing for many shoppers and clients. Identifying which colours work well for them can be literally life changing! Jules Standish who is an author and leading authority on colour in the UK the is LCS resident colour expert . Jules delivers the LCS Online Colour Analysis Diploma, teaching you how to work with colour in order to compliment your clients skin tone by selecting their colours to transform how they look and feel.