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10 Ways That Starting a Fashion Blog Can Benefit Your Career

August 21, 2014

Creating a fashion blog can be extremely beneficial to a professional in the fashion industry; especially a start-up stylist. Even established names in this business maintain blogs as tools to increase their clientele and communicate their vision. Like designers and illustrators, stylists have careers with a strong visual aspect, which can endlessly be nurtured and […]


Stylists that found success without a degree

August 20, 2014

As we already know, Rachel Zoe and the late L’Wren Scott are two examples of superstar stylists, designers, and icons who made it to the fashion industry with no formal degree in fashion. Rachel studied psychology and sociology, while L’Wren ascended gradually from young model in Paris to stylist, costumer and fashion designer. So far, […]

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SOS Grad of the Month: Ashley Kim

August 19, 2014

We recently had the pleasure of catching up with School of Style grad Ashley Kim!  Since completing Class 1 and 2 in 2012, Ashley has been traveling between NYC and Texas to work as both an assistant and key stylist for various projects.  She’s also gotten signed with an agency and is now freelance styling full-time.  Check out […]


Breaking the Mold as a Stylist

August 18, 2014

Want to stand out from the pack as a stylist? Here are some pointers. Don’t use the same tired brands Everyone expects the same stars to be clad in D&G and Zac Posen. Not that we don’t love those major labels, but go for an up-and-coming designer, someone people haven’t heard of yet and you […]

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Top 10 LA Game Changers #1: Jessica Paster

August 15, 2014

It wasn’t long ago that wardrobe styling lacked classification as a bona fide, respected career.  By virtue of styling pioneers like stylist Jessica Paster, wardrobe styling is now welcomed and accepted as a legitimate career in the fashion industry.  Her list of ever-growing celebrity clients include Kate Blanchett, Dakota and Elle Fanning, Emily Blunt, Miranda Kerr and Kate Beckinsale. In […]


Top 10 LA Game Changers #2: Rachel Zoe

August 14, 2014

Rachel Zoe is a distinguished designer; stylist and editor renowned for her effortless take on glamour. Having immersed herself in fashion and design for nearly two decades, Rachel has been heralded as one of the most influential forces working in fashion today. With unprecedented success in red carpet dressing, Rachel’s clients became a fixture on […]