Fashion Styling and Creative Direction

Fashion Styling and Creative Direction.MFI Fashion Courses

Fashion Styling and Creative Direction “I am in love with this course! It’s so hands on and the experience we are getting within industry is incredible. Our mentor is amazing and very knowledgeable. I love the class environment and opportunities to work with industry creatives is really valuable.”
Elana Pandelides, Styling


This course provides students with the knowledge and skills required to engage in the exciting field of Fashion Styling and Creative Direction. It is suitable for those who want to explore the varied career opportunities associated with styling for the fashion industry. Designed to build a solid understanding of all elements relating to fashion styling, the course will enable you to create a fashion styling portfolio and begin a career as an in-store stylist, personal stylist, corporate stylist, editorial or media stylist and runway stylist.


On completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment.


  • Marketing of stylist services, PR and communication
  • Body shape
  • The production of styling & photography, lighting, makeup and hair
  • Fashion forecasting
  • Business practices for the fashion stylist
  • Concept development for: runway shows, models & photo-shoots, editorial spreads
  • Building a portfolio
  • Editorial shoots & final presentation


  • The course is industry specific
  • Practical based course includes theory
  • Guest speakers from the fashion industry sharing real life experiences
  • Includes visits to retailers, photo-shoots, design houses, seasonal fashion parade opportunities (subject to availability)
  • Attending industry fashion shoots
  • Working with renowned industry hair and makeup artists and photographers
  • The course is based on small class sizes, 8 – 20 students

Assessment requires completion of all assignments, set tasks and photoshoots. In order to develop knowledge and skills to successfully complete the course, students are required to be punctual and encouraged to attend all classes.



  • Personal Laptop (maximum 2 years old)
  • Additional Cost of $330 for:
    • Hair/Makeup tutorial
    • Photoshoots that include guest mentor photographer and the supply of lighting
    • All other specialist mentors
    • Domain name registration
    • Printing
  • Detailed equipment lists received at enrolment