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London College Of Style

6 Month Fashion & Personal Styling
Advanced Diploma


24 Weeks

Next Start Date

Tuesday 13th April - Wednesday 24th November 2021


Beginner to Intermediate



Take on the ultimate training and equip yourself with the skills, contacts and industry experience to fast track your career in editorial fashion and personal celebrity styling.


This professional accelerator course takes you from beginner to advanced level in 6 months, combining the Fashion & Personal Styling Foundation Diploma with the Fashion Styling Advanced Diploma over concurrent terms.

Beginning with the rudiments of fashion and celebrity styling, you’ll receive expert personalised tuition and mentoring. We’ll help you explore your individual creativity and find your point of difference – the thing that will help you stand out and succeed in this highly competitive industry.

You’ll train in creative skills, theory and practical technique in the first three months, and take part in industry placements in months 4-5. Where you’ll work alongside LCS partners including London Fashion Weeks, Paris Fashion Week, fashion publications, celebrity, recording artists, leading fashion PR firms and fashion photographers – building invaluable relationships and vital experience.

You’ll graduate with an impressive network of contacts and a sizeable portfolio of editorial work including published work in print and online – helping you to attract future editorial commissions and commercial clients. 

As part of your course, you will receive:

  • A professional industry styling kit, including portable streamer, pins, clips, tape, sewing kit, shoehorn and other materials
  • An LCS branded tote bag
  • LCS stylist’s little black book and pen
  • LCS study handbook, packed with industry tips, references and study materials
  • Complimentary access to some of London top exhibitions and excursions, organised by LCS
Is it right for you?

This course gives you advanced training and the skills needed to work in:

  • Commercial styling
  • Styling for advertising & creative agencies
  • E-commerce & brand styling
  • Editorial fashion styling for magazines
  • Fashion editing & magazine production
  • Personal Styling
  • Styling for TV, Celebrity & Media
  • Art direction
  • Fashion features writing
  • Certification
Modules Covered

Term One

  • Fashion Styling, including three editorial photoshoots
  • Personal Styling
  • History of Fashion – Vintage clothing and street style
  • Celebrity & TV Styling
  • Commercial Styling
  • Blogging, Social Media & Influencing

Term Two

  • Advanced fashion styling techniques
  • Art Direction
  • Two editorial shoot commissions for leading fashion publications up to 8 pages
  • One Commercial styling photoshoot
  • One supervised editorial test shoot submission
  • Portfolio preparation and presentation
  • Working with Public Relations (PR)
  • Attendance at London Fashion Week and London Collections Men
  • Trend, sub-culture & historical referencing in fashion
  • Celebrity styling
  • History of fashion
  • Fashion features writing
  • Professional protocols & etiquette
  • Art Direction
  • Model agencies & bookings

Skills learnt include:

  • Advanced creative portfolio production, over 12 shoots
  • Historical fashion skills, 20th century (term 1)
  • Historical fashion skills, 15th – 20th century (term 2)
  • Personal Styling
  • Female body shape
  • Male physique, formalwear and fit
  • Chargeable wardrobe edit and personal shopping
  • Colour analysis
  • Celebrity Styling for TV and media industries
  • Advanced Fashion Styling skills at an advanced level
  • Commercial styling skills, brands and emerging designers
  • Look books, advertising campaigns, marketing and e-commerce
  • Blogging and social media
  • Fashion sourcing skills, working with leading names in London’s fashion PR and media
  • Impressive CV through supported industry experience
  • Define your portfolio’s aesthetic in published works
  • Discover your ‘signature style’
  • Art Direction skills, directing and planning shoots with collaborative teams
  • Independent skills, establish industry connectivity
  • Publish your work in print and online as a professional freelance stylist
  • Celebrity Styling for TV and media industries
  • Networking skills, developing impressive CV through supported industry experience
Course Fees and Dates

April 2021

£7,750 Inclusive of VAT

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.


January Term:
Tuesday 5th January 2021 – Wednesday 30th June 2021

April Term:
Tuesday 13th April 2021 – Wednesday 24th November 2021


January Term:
Tuesday 4th January – Wednesday 23rd March 2022

April Term:
Tuesday 12th April – Wednesday 29th June 2022

Entry Requirements

This course is suitable for beginner to intermediate level.

Student Finance

LCS is delighted to offer applicants Monthly Repayment Finance via our preferred partner – PAYL8R. Simply choose “YES” when asked ‘Do you require finance?‘ within your online application.

Campus Address

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

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Industry Pedigree

Our global network of tutors has the industry-leading experience, expert knowledge and the skills to help you succeed.
Rebekah Roy

Rebekah Roy

Fashion Stylist & Creative Consultant

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Steven Doan

Steven Doan

Creative Director & Fashion Stylist

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Hannah Kane

Hannah Kane

Hannah Kane

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Vaanita Oakey

Vaanita Oakey

Personal Stylist Expert

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Dan Blake

Dan Blake

Personal & Celebrity stylist Fashion Editor

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Jules Standish

Jules Standish

Colour Consultant, Personal Stylist, Author, Speaker, Tutor

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Tracy Hooper

Tracy Hooper

Personal Stylist & Personal Styling Mentor

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

A recognised path for aspiring creatives to kick start their careers

LCS delivered fashion, styling and colour workshops with bespoke materials of extremely high quality to our full line collection boutique employees and management across London and Europe. LCS was very accommodating to our needs delivering successful on-brand training experiences. 

Related Courses


Fashion & Personal Styling
Foundation Diploma

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Personal Styling Diploma

1 Week Beginner to Intermediate

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Fashion Styling
Advanced Diploma

12 Weeks Intermediate to Advanced


Take the ultimate course to transform your creative future!