Tag Archives: personal styling

How Much Do Personal Stylists Get Paid?

Not everyone knows this, but working as a personal stylist isn’t like working a regular job. There are no set hours, unlike a “normal” job, and there certainly isn’t a salary. Well, unless you take on a “stylist” position at a boutique, and in that case, you’re just a sales associate with a fancy title….

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How to Use Social Media to Get Styling Clients 

If I told you I built a 7-figure style empire with virtually zero paid advertising, would you believe me? Well, you should because it’s true. When I first started my business, I had no money; actually, I had less than zero money. I’d just left my 9-5 job with no savings and no plan, I…

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Client Makeover: Post Collegiate Life

My little brother may or may not kill me for this post but I am willing to take my chances, we are family after all … This past December when I went home to visit my family for Christmas, I gifted my youngest brother a makeover and a new wardrobe for Christmas. I know, I…

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3 Surprising Ways a Stylist Can Save You Money

Hiring a stylist may seem like an extravagant luxury that only ultra-rich can afford but that is so not the case. At least with me as your personal stylist it isn’t. Hiring a stylist may cost you a bit up front but making the decision to hire a personal stylist can actually save you money….

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Client Makeover: The Office Stylist

It’s time for another client makeover! This time I am working with longtime client and friend, Sayeh aka The Office Stylist. Sayeh actually has amazing style all on her own but sometimes she needs me to push her out of her comfort zone. I also like to take credit for coordinating her personal style with…

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Introducing … Virtual Styling!

In case you haven’t noticed, this styling bit … it’s my job. Allow me to reintroduce myself, I am a personal stylist based in Los Angeles and I help women (and men) develop their sense of personal style. For years these services have only been available to people living in the Los Angeles area and…

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Client Makeover: Lights, Camera, Action

My latest client was one of my favorite types of clients. Why? Because she was ready and open for change. Not only was she ready but I was ready for her! Carolyn is an actress/ teacher who is transitioning out of teaching and into working full-time career as an actress. She has the talent and…

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Client Makeover: From Small Town to the Big City

Have you ever wanted to escape your personal style for just a night? That’s exactly what my client Anna wanted to do. Anna is from a super-small town in North Dakota and has recently moved to the big city. Her everyday look is very polished and stylish but she hasn’t totally left her comfort zone…

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Client Makeover: From Egg Farm to a Night on the Town

I’ve been wanting to document my client fittings for quite some time, and now I am finally doing it! I’ve managed to convince a few of my bravest clients to let me blog about their styling experience with me.  The entire process takes about week from start to finish (consultation, mood board development, shopping, fitting,…

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Learn How to Be a Personal Stylist

My first Personal Styling 101 class at Smashbox Studios was a huge hit, which means I am ready for round two … and three, actually. On May 12th I will be donning my teacher hat from 12-7pm at Smashbox Studios. I am going to spill all my secrets so you can start a successful career…

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