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London College Of Style

Fashion & Personal Styling
Foundation Diploma


12 Weeks

Next Start Date

Monday, 27th September 2021 to Tuesday, 14th December 2021


Beginner to Intermediate



If you are excited by the prospect of a creative and glamorous career as a Stylist, our Foundation Diploma offers a strong industry steeped learning in both Fashion & Personal Styling. The training will help you assess your strengths and build on your skills, giving you direct industry access with the tools and connections to gain recognition as a standout Stylist. Led by international Fashion Editor and Celebrity Fashion Stylist Dan Blake with Personal Stylist, Fashion Writer and Style radio broadcaster Abbey Booth.


Gain direct access to the fashion industry in London on this accelerator training as you learn to master the skills of a top-level Fashion & Personal Stylist. Learn how to style for Lookbooks, E-Commerce, Magazine Features, Celebrity and Personal Clients. Shoot in some of London’s top studio locations as used by Vogue, Elle and key influencers as you work on a series of photoshoots to build your portfolio – resulting in a professional body of work to attract professional clients.

Learn how to be a great Personal, Celebrity and TV Stylist, as you learn styling technique for female and male clients including: female Body Shape, Men’s physique, Style Personality, Men’s Formalwear and Best Fit plus transformational Colour Analysis. You will work with live clients to learn the process of delivering Wardrobe Edit, Personal Shopping and Concierge services face to face and online.

LCS Talent Membership 

An important part of the Foundation Diploma training, gives you lifelong access to our LCS Talent Membership. Join the buzz of our fashion steeped community for on-going support to give you the tools realise the career of your dreams. Select to work with our team of mentors over a series of professional development classes,, to propel your professional success. We give you access to areas that take years to build on your own: an industry network, high profile collaborations, work experience and jobs, exclusive guest speaks and exciting live events including London Fashion Week plus working backstage with key designers,

Amazing things happen at LCS. We’ve nurtured so many talents just like you through this training who now:

  • Work as stylists for Net-a-`Porter and other leading international brands
  • Shoot consistently for Vogue, Elle, L’Officiel, Love and Dazed Magazines
  • Style celebrities, music videos and presenters for TV
  • Work with designers, editors and consult to brands and attend fashion weeks
  • Run successful personal styling businesses with many high paying clients
  • Are industry represented by stylist agents

This training includes:

  • Accredited Certification with industry recognition
  • In-depth training at industry level. Consistent expert feedback
  • Lifetime access to state-of-the-art online training system. Downloads, client templates
  • Access to our private Talent Membership. Engage with a vibrant like-minded community. Mentoring support
  • Access to exclusive network with numerous LCS contacts. Win industry working opportunities
  • Connect with our successful stylist network. Learn how industry players at the top of their game made their success
Is it right for you?

Be equipped with a professional kit that all top stylists have.

Complimentary professional Stylist Kit:

  • portable steamer
  • pins
  • clips
  • tape
  • sewing kit
  • LCS Stylist Little Black Book and pen
  • International size charts
  • LCS branded tote bag

Master the skills needed to work in:

  • Fashion Styling for Editorial/Magazines
  • Commercial Styling (Advertising & Creative Agencies)
  • E-Commerce & Brand Styling
  • Personal Styling for Personal Clients
  • Personal Styling for Brands
  • Retail Personal Styling
  • Personal Shopping
  • Styling for TV, Celebrity & Media
  • Art Direction
  • Fashion Features Writing
  • Fashion Influencing & Blogging




Fashion Styling

  • Fashion/Editorial Styling
  • Celebrity Styling
  • TV Styling
  • Commercial Styling
  • Fashion PR
  • Garment Sourcing
  • History of Fashion
  • Vintage, Rental, Sustainability, Vegan
  • Blogging, Social Media & Influencing

Personal Styling 

  • Working with Live Clients
  • Female Body Shape
  • Body Positivity
  • Colour Analysis
  • Style Personality
  • Client Assessment
  • Wardrobe Edit
  • Personal Shopping
  • Male Physique
Course Fees and Dates

September 2021

£5,995 inclusive of VAT

The course runs on a flexible timetable on a Monday, Tuesday and half day on Friday with industry opportunities additionally, to accommodate students wanting to work alongside training as well as those looking for full time commitment.

Timetables may vary occasionally due to British Bank Holidays.

All course fees can be made by interest-free instalment payments. Please contact the LCS team for a person plan today.

Please Note: Places are in high demand, therefore a deposit must be received to secure your place on this course.

For more information on fees, deposits and refunds, please refer to our Terms & Conditions.

All course fees can be made by interest-free instalment payments. Please contact the LCS team for a person plan today.

Please NotePlaces are in high demand, therefore a deposit must be received to secure your place on this course.

For more information on fees, deposits and refunds, please refer to our Terms & Conditions.


September Term:
Monday, 27th September 2021 to Tuesday, 14th December 2021


January Term:
Tuesday, 4th January 2022 to Tuesday, 22nd March 2022

April Term:
Monday, 11th April 2022 to Tuesday, 28th June 2022

September Term:
Monday, 26th September 2022 to Tuesday, 13th December 2022

Entry Requirements

This training is suitable for beginners to intermediates and requires some coursework. A good command of the English language is required. You must be over 18 years old. Access to a laptop or tablet is necessary.

Certification & Accreditation

This course qualifies you with two certificates. Your Diploma Certificate is awarded upon successful completion of study, and is accredited by the London College of Style. LCS is hereby accredited by British Accreditation Council. This diploma has been independently accredited by the CPD Certificate Service, and as such will award you Continued Professional Development points which are recognising by industry employers. This awards you 40 hours of CPD training points upon completion. For more information on our accreditations and certifications, click here.

London Campus

London College of Style
CIEE Global Building
46-47 Russell Square
London WC1B 4JP

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Meet the Team Invested in Your Success

You will join live masterclasses, online classes, industry projects, receive consistent personal feedback, 1-to-1 and group video calls, as well as emotional support from a team of creative leaders with you every step of the way
Rebekah Roy

Rebekah Roy


Dan Blake

Dan Blake

Personal & Celebrity stylist Fashion Editor

Abbey Booth

Abbey Booth

Women’s and Men’s Personal Stylist

Steven Doan

Steven Doan

Creative Director & Fashion Stylist

Jules Standish

Jules Standish

Colour Consultant, Personal Stylist, Author, Speaker, Tutor

Sian Clarke

Sian Clarke

Colour Expert

Tommy Raban

Tommy Raban

Menswear Stylist, Suiting & Fabrication Specialist

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A recognised path for aspiring creatives to kick start their careers

LCS created by industry professionals as a centre of excellence for all things fashion, creative and style

A Brit School for people who want to be Stylists.

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The I Mean Business Mentoring package is created to help you transform your creative skill into career success, run by a select group of LCS industry experts.

Ongoing Mentoring Support

You’ve got this. And we’ve got you. LCS prides itself on offering its students continual help and support to ensure success.

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Short on time? We’ve got you covered. Purchase personalised coaching and mentoring by the hour, at a time that works for you.