London College Of Style

Fashion & Personal Styling
Foundation Diploma


12 Weeks

Next Start Date

Monday 9th September 2024 to Tuesday 26th November 2024


Beginner to Intermediate



or pay in instalments

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The ultimate Foundation training in Professional Styling!

Would you like to:

– Explore and develop your creative talent ready to work in the fashion industry?

Work in luxury designer fashion, shooting for magazines like Vogue or Elle, attend fashion shows and learn to style paying personal clients?

– Realise your dream career or even set up your own profitable business?

Steeped in the heart of the fashion industry, this training will lead award you accredited qualification as a professional Fashion or Personal Stylist.


Spend three months immersed in the professional life of a busy fashion & personal stylist as you learn to master skills in:

  • Fashion Styling on live shoots with professional teams
  • Body Shape analysis 
  • Celebrity Styling
  • Personal Shopping with leading brands 
  • Colour Analysis 

Shoot in some of London’s top luxury studio locations as used by glossy publications, model agencies and celebrity as you build your portfolio – resulting in a professional body of work to attract professional clients.

Learn the skill to work as a professional Personal Stylist. Explore personal shopping using your newly mastered knowledge in colour analysis, body shape and style personality. Work with live clients under direction from the LCS team  in stores like Harrods, Selfridges and Harvey Nichols and online.

Join LCS Industry Opportunities

All Foundation students are invited to participate in a selection of high profile industry opportunities.  Gain exclusive access to: London Fashion Week, music videos, celebrity styling, television styling, fashion magazines and PR.

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

  • Are employed as stylists for Net-a-Porter, Selfridges, and other leading international brands
  • Shoot consistently for Vogue, Elle, L’Officiel, Love and Dazed Magazines
  • Style celebrities, music videos and TV presenter and broadcasters
  • Work with designers, editors and consult to brands
  • Run successful personal styling businesses

This Foundation training includes:

  • Personal investment in you from LCS tutors who are working in industry now
  • Accredited Certification with industry recognition
  • Lifetime access to our digital platform: all the templates and resources you need!
  • Opportunities to access exclusive fashion industry experiences
  • Career coaching to have you interview ready


LCS changed my life! I got to work with international music artists and to style campaigns for Reebok and Vogue Italia!

Foundation Graduate & Fashion Stylist – Manu Requejo

LCS provided incredible training and invaluable job experiences that would have been incredibly difficult to find on my own. LCS put me on the path to work professionally. The sky’s the limit!

Foundation Graduate & Fashion & Personal Stylist – Daria Chez

Is it right for you?

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/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

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Course Fees and Dates


£6,995 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 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 9th September 2024 to Tuesday 26th November 2024


January Term:

Monday 6th January to Tuesday 25th March 2025

Entry Requirements

This training is suitable for beginners taking you to an intermediate level and requires some coursework. You will need to have a competent understanding of spoken and written English (IELTS level 6 or equivalent).
You must be over 18 years old. The course assumes a moderate level of digital literacy including how to use web browsers, search engines, word processing software (e.g., Word, Pages) and engagement with social media platforms (e.g., Instagram, Pinterest). Access to a laptop or tablet is advised, although the course can also be accessed by smartphone.

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

Director, Mentor, Fashion & Style Expert

Steven Doan

Steven Doan

Creative Director & Fashion Stylist

Sian Clarke

Sian Clarke

Colour Expert

Cynthia Liza Gregoire

Cynthia Liza Gregoire

Personal Stylist & Shopper, TV/Radio Presenter, Creative Business Entrepreneur, Tutor

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Success Stories

LCS graduates succeed thanks to the industry-led training they’ve received. Our unique way of teaching means graduates leave with the skills, mind-set, contacts and experience needed to excel in the real world – here are just a few of their success stories…

Vitalij Sidorovic

Fashion Photographer

Studying Photography at LCS was fantastic. Since graduating I have worked commercially with clients Manolo Blahnik and Selfridges. I can’t recommend it enough.

Jenny Holmes

Fashion & Commercial Stylist

LCS gave me the best start; industry contacts and published work! I’ve been published in Vogue Italia, Elle and Grazia and am now agency represented by United Artists.

Angelica Stenvinkel

Fashion & Celebrity Stylist

The College helped me launch my career here in London. I’ve been published in Harpers Bazaar, Esquire & Elle and have styled celebrity Emeli Sandé.

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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