Masters Programs in Styling

Compare 14 Masters Programs in Styling

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If you have an eye for fashion and a sense for business, then a Master in Styling might be up your alley. Building off of an undergraduate degree in fashion or the arts, this program of study can help launch graduates into successful fashion careers with leading companies or with film and television.

What is a Master in Styling? It is a program of study that not only focuses on the design and creation of stunning clothing, but also the management and marketing aspect of running a fashion business. Studies often involve examining fashion culture, art and fashion history, and working with fashion companies on concept planning and visual strategy. Many programs also require some sort of master project under the supervision of a mentor or company before graduating. The program typically lasts for two years.

There are numerous benefits to earning a master’s degree in styling. Such programs can give graduates a keen eye for identifying trends and even starting their own. Fashion is an important part of advertising, theatre, television and film, all of which can provide graduates with successful career opportunities.

The costs of earning a Master in Styling vary depending on where the student plans on studying and the length of the program. Students may also be required to purchase software and materials for classes and projects, which can add to the final cost. Research your program well to determine how much it will end up costing you.

Graduates with a master’s degree in styling tend to go on to work in fashion management. They can often join designer companies or even launch their very own brand of clothing. Other career options include positions with fashion magazines, social commerce, blogs, and even production positions with ad agencies, movies and television.

Prospective students may be able to fill out applications online and even complete some courses online, although certain projects might need to be completed on campus and in person. For more information, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Masters In Styling In Fashion, Advertising And Media

FDModa - LCI Barcelona
Campus Full time 2 semesters September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master in Fashion Styling, Advertising and Broadcasting aims to train professionals in fashion styling, with special emphasis on the role of art director in both fashion editorials for magazines such as advertising, catwalks and showrooms as well as direct styling in an audiovisual production (Film, TV, Entertainment, etc..) where there is an official costume characters and characterization. [+]

Masters in Styling. Language of instruction: Spanish In an era in which ideas are conveyed through images, the role of the stylist has taken a leading role as a strategic tool for an optimal management of the image you want to convey. And the image that identifies a fashion brand depends not only designers, but also, and increasingly, responsibility for stylists and art directors. The stylist is a key for ensuring the success of a product in the market, launching current and different visual proposals. Stylist as "interpreter of fashion" is present in the development of fashion collections in the staging parades, showrooms in organizing, planning of fashion shows and events, and also increasingly share communication related to advertising, promotion or sale. The Master in Fashion Styling, Advertising and Broadcasting aims to train professionals in fashion styling, with special emphasis on the role of art director in both fashion editorials for magazines such as advertising, catwalks and showrooms as well as direct styling in an audiovisual production (Film, TV, Entertainment, etc..) where there is an official costume characters and characterization. Objective: Knowing the work of a stylist in its different facets. Investigate, analyze and apply both creative techniques and the latest trends. Identify fashion trends throughout history, to suit each project. Mastering the tools necessary for image consulting and personal shopper. Learning to use resources for fashion advertising a brand image in creating an advertising campaign or an audiovisual production. [-]

Master in Fashion Design

Scuola di Moda Vitali
Campus Part time 660 hours September 2017 Italy Ferrara

Fashion illustration. Fashion Styling. Textile technology. History of costume. Basis and fancy pattern design.Cut and Manifacturing Techniques. Adobe Photoshop, Kaledo Style Professional outlets: Companies producing clothes, fashion workshops, self-employment. [+]

Duration: 220 lessons 660 hours Start-up: September Attendance: From Tuesday to Friday from 9.00 to 12.00, Saturday from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm, Tuesday and Thursday from 14.30 to 17.30 Enrollment: Until June. Limited number. Subjects: Fashion illustration. Fashion Styling. Textile technology. History of costume. Basis and fancy pattern design.Cut and Manifacturing Techniques. Adobe Photoshop, Kaledo Style. Professional outlets: Companies producing clothes, fashion workshops, self-employment. Program Fashion Design - Canon of proportions and human anatomy, the draft, the included, the stylization. The technical drawing, pattern study of the base. The technical details. - The trend of the theme and target research, research materials and mood. Designing fabric: continuous printing, jumped, mirror, placed. Study of developments in the drapery of the different materials. - Achievements sketches based leaders: T-shirts, lingerie, swimwear, skirts, pants, jeans, shirts, jackets, vests, jackets, coats, suits, knitwear. Realization ready to wear collections theme and target free: night collection, sweatshirts, sports jackets, shirts, knitwear. - Realization collections prêt-à-porter theme and set target: a collection suit, large size, day, evening. Realization haute couture theme and set target: collection wedding and evening dresses. - Textile technology : fabrics, commercial functional and decorative technique. - History of costume and fashion. Psychology of colors. - Men's collection, accessories collection and kids collection. - The structure of the company, the professionals in fashion. - Construction of a final project: choice of subject, target, materials, construction of the mood, creating a collection with its organic sheets. Design CAD Study of the structure of hardware... [-]

Master in Wedding Dress Model-Maker

Ferrari Fashion School
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 5  October 2017 Italy Milan + 1 more

The course aims to forge specialized Wedding Dress Model-makers. The educational path starts from the study of anatomy and silhouette, in order to examine, then, the techniques to build a model starting from the basics and then study the bustiers, pleat transfers, skirts and underskirts etc. Once several models have been developed, they start tailoring the prototypes on canvas, by studying the most appropriate fabrics and materials, that are generally pretty delicate and valuable, very relevant to complete the garment. [+]

Masters in Styling. The course aims to forge specialized Wedding Dress Model-makers. The educational path starts from the study of anatomy and silhouette, in order to examine, then, the techniques to build a model starting from the basics and then study the bustiers, pleat transfers, skirts and underskirts etc. Once several models have been developed, they start tailoring the prototypes on canvas, by studying the most appropriate fabrics and materials, that are generally pretty delicate and valuable, very relevant to complete the garment. Admission Requirements The course is aimed to those who have already got the basic modelist qualify, or who have achieved an education or work previous experience. The admission to the Master depends on the level the student is starting from, evaluated with the teacher through an interview. For those who are starting from scratch and don’t have any knowledge about modeling, it’s required the attendance to the Base Modelist course first (500 hours) in order to access, then, the Cad/Cam specialization Master of 50 hours. Exams and Tests At the end of the course, the student will have to take the final exam by presenting, to an external board, a fabric model created by him/her. Once the exam has been taken successfully, the student will get the Professional Qualify Diploma as Wedding Dress Model-Maker. Study Plan Study of the Silhouette Study of Measures Study of the wearability The Wedding Dress: Fabrics and Materials High Fashion Sartorial Model Structuring Techniques Development Study of the bustiers Study of the... [-]

Master in Manswear Design – Portfolio Collection

Ferrari Fashion School
Campus Full time Part time 5 - 12 months October 2017 Italy Milan + 1 more

The course let the student deeply study the fabrics and the graphic design of the collection, the marketing analysis of the product and the technical development, to allow the students to move with higher self-confidence, due the better knowledge of the fashion world. [+]

The Man Fashion sector, covers a large part of the international market of Fashion. To face the world of the Man Fashion, it’s important to study and understand its reality and requirements. It’s important to study the anatomy and the fashion sketch techniques first, then later on understand the psychological aspect related to the single style. The educational path starts from the study of the “Fashion System” and proceeds by making the student get autonomous in creating a Collection and a Portfolio. The plan gets developed through specific books and by taking advantage of highly qualified professional people of the industry, who are able to excellently educate their own students. The course let the student deeply study the fabrics and the graphic design of the collection, the marketing analysis of the product and the technical development, to allow the students to move with higher self-confidence, due the better knowledge of the fashion world. Admission Requirements The admission to the Fashion Design Woman Master is aimed to those who have reached a previous work or educational experience in art and design. Basic-level knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator software, good manual skills and creativity. The master is for older than 18 only. Study Plan Anatomy basics Study of particulars Study of the measures Drawing technique Color Theory Coloring techniques Conceiving skill Study of commodities Research for material Decoration Illustration Collection, Portfolio Fashion sketch Research method Sociology and Marketing History of Custom and Fashion Fashion Accessories Flat Pattern Technical sheet Classes Hours... [-]

Master in Womenswear Design – Portfolio Collection

Ferrari Fashion School
Campus Full time Part time 5 - 12 months October 2017 Italy Milan + 1 more

The course is aimed to forge fashion designers who are specialized in conceiving women clothes collections and accessories. For this reason it’s important to own the basics and get to realize a portfolio, essential for the student’s own presentation. [+]

Masters in Styling. The course is aimed to forge fashion designers who are specialized in conceiving women clothes collections and accessories. For this reason it’s important to own the basics and get to realize a portfolio, essential for the student’s own presentation. Once learned the basics of drawing, the student will go deep in the “woman” subject by realizing several kinds of collections and studying the current, old and future trends. The course lets the student make a deepened study about fabrics and the graphical design of the collection, about the product marketing and the technical development, to let the students move with higher self-confidence, due to a better knowledge of the fashion world. Admission Requirements The admission to the Fashion Design Woman Master is aimed to those who have reached a previous work or educational experience in art and design. Basic-level knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator software, good manual skills and creativity. The master is for older than 18 only. Study Plan Anatomy basics Study of particulars Study of the measures Drawing technique Color Theory Coloring techniques Conceiving skill Study of commodities Research for material Decoration Illustration Collection, Portfolio Fashion sketch Research method Sociology and Marketing History of Custom and Fashion Fashion Accessories Flat Pattern Technical sheet Classes Hours It’s possible to set up an attendance of a minimum of 16 hours per week, up to a maximum of 32. Students can choose between the full time attendance (morning and afternoon) and the Part-time one (morning only or... [-]

Master in Advice of Styling, Image and Communication

ESDi - Design School
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Spain Barcelona

More than 40 years of teaching in Fashion of EATM as a center of great experience in this field. Fruit of this experience is the Master in Styling, Image and Communication, in 13th convocation. A rigorous master with a unique approach, whose objective is to train the student, developing and reinforcing the necessary competences to achieve a professional position in the field of fashion. [+]

Increasingly needed is the figure of both the Image expert and the Stylist and Communication expert, as a strategic instrument for achieving optimum image quality. More than 40 years of teaching in Fashion of EATM as a center of great experience in this field. Fruit of this experience is the Master in Styling, Image and Communication, in 13th convocation. A rigorous master with a unique approach, whose objective is to train the student, developing and reinforcing the necessary competences to achieve a professional position in the field of fashion. The Higher School of Design (ESDi) is a university school located in Sabadell and Barcelona, which awards the official university degree in design in the specializations of Graphic Design, Fashion, Product, Audiovisual, and in design management. The Foundation for Design (FUNDIT) is the founding institution of the ESDi Higher School of Design. The director of the Foundation for Design (FUNDIT), who heads ESDi, is Antoni Garrell i Guiu. The Higher School of Design (ESDi) is a center attached to the Ramon Llull University (URL), the first private university in Spain and with a strong presence in Catalonia, and the whole of its curriculum is adapted to the EUROPEAN HIGHER EDUCATION (EEES). ESDi has more than twenty years of history. It was the first center to introduce university studies in Design, as a degree of the URL, and was one of the first university schools in Spain to teach the official university degree of Design in 2008. Its vocation for research Is... [-]

Master in Fashion Communication and Styling

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan
Campus Full time 1 year January 2018 Italy Milan

The Master in Fashion Communication and Styling forms key figures in the fashion sector. Communicating the contents of fashion is a complex task, which requires a reactive approach and the application of strategic measures in a changeable and unstable market. It must then be considered the relationship between the market and the evolution of new media and the crucial role of visual communication in the world today. The Stylist is the one who adds value to the communication of fashion products, which creates the image and is responsible for the choice of the items and the selection of combinations to be presented in the collection. The Stylist is a real fashion reporter, the link between the fashion manufacturer and consumers and readers of fashion magazines. [+]

Masters in Styling. THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN ENGLISH Entry requirements: Applicants, both Italians and foreigners, considering the Master in Fashion Communication and Styling will have a good first degree in Fashion, Communication and Marketing, as well as young professionals with at least two years of experience in the field. Structure and methodology: The strength of the Master in Fashion Communication and Styling is the combination of theoretical contents, analysis and study of the manufacturers of the most successful fashion, and practical activities, carried out in collaboration with companies and industry professional practitioners in an international context. The course aims to form a Fashion Communication Coordinator, a professional able to create and carry on a communication strategy for a fashion brand. Since the visual communication of the brand has now become essential, the course gives special emphasis to the study of styling, elaborated by practical exercises, designed to represent the market values and the aesthetics of the brand effectively. The fashion communication expert must have a good understanding of the trends of a particular sector of the market, being able to develop new techniques of dissemination of information and to manage communication processes typical of the fashion world. After an initial study of the fashion industry from an historical, cultural and visual perspective, participants acquire knowledge about the communication process of fashion: from the structure of a press office with his organization and its activities, to the organization and management of a fashion show as a moment of visibility and... [-]

Master in Art Direction for Fashion Design & Haute Couture

Haute Future Fashion Academy
Campus Full time October 2017 Italy Milan

The Art Directors are the Fashion System’s most important celebrities: wooed by the big Fashion houses and known worldwide, they are famous for their unforgettable collections and brilliant ideas, or for having revived, with sometimes audacious choices, the fates of brands in decline. [+]

ART DIRECTION FOR FASHION DESIGN & HAUTE COUTURE The Art Directors are the Fashion System’s most important celebrities: wooed by the big Fashion houses and known worldwide, they are famous for their unforgettable collections and brilliant ideas, or for having revived, with sometimes audacious choices, the fates of brands in decline. The Fashion house’s Creative Director is the creative team’s leader and has the task of creating collections that respect the brand’s tradition and are at the same time carriers of an innovative and competitive spirit in the marketplace. It is an important role and one of great responsibility that requires artistic and managerial expertise. The Master course in Art Direction for Fashion Design & Haute Couture aims to provide excellent training for future Creative Directors of Fashion and Luxury Brands. Its innovative approach combines the traditions of high quality Italian tailoring with the most recent design techniques. The course will enable students to discover all the secrets required to create Luxury Pret-a-Porter and Haute Couture collections, which are guaranteed to have international success. Students will also learn to orient themselves between styles and cultural traditions, gaining a profound knowledge of the lifestyles and consumption models of elites from all periods. At the end of the Master course, students will have acquired strong creative skills, a sophisticated aesthetic sense and the most advanced design and management skills, all of which are essential qualities for becoming Creative Directors and for running or setting up a Fashion Brand. This course is aimed... [-]

Master in Fashion Styling & Visual Merchandising

Domus Academy
Campus Full time 12 months September 2017 Italy Milan

The Master in Fashion Styling & Visual Merchandising program investigates the role of the fashion stylist—one who selects the clothing for fashion editorials, advertisements, music videos, etc.—alongside the role of the visual merchandiser, one who creates three-dimensional fashion displays to provide customers with fresh in-store experiences. The program proposes merging these two roles to create a new professional profile: that of the “visual fashion brand communicator,” who directs the visual communication of a fashion brand. [+]

Masters in Styling. Look. Select. Combine. The Master in Fashion Styling & Visual Merchandising program investigates the role of the fashion stylist—one who selects the clothing for fashion editorials, advertisements, music videos, etc.—alongside the role of the visual merchandiser, one who creates three-dimensional fashion displays to provide customers with fresh in-store experiences. The program proposes merging these two roles to create a new professional profile: that of the “visual fashion brand communicator,” who directs the visual communication of a fashion brand. As you study to become a visual fashion brand communicator, you will learn to convey a brand’s identity and values through visual storytelling tools and create a compelling visual language for the brand. You’ll analyze visual merchandising strategies—window displays, floor plans—for showrooms, concept stores, monobrand stores, and department stores. During your year at Domus Academy, you will develop your own theoretical, analytical, and practical approach toward issues related to a specific segment of the fashion styling and visual merchandising field. And you’ll gain direct experience working with top professionals and prestigious brands. Audience The program is designed for candidates with a first-level degree in fashion design, design, photography, architecture, communication, or other related disciplines. It is also aimed at young professionals who work in the fields of industrial design and journalism, and at those who work in the media offices of fashion, fashion styling, or visual merchandising companies. Owners of fashion studios and companies may also enroll to improve their skills in fashion styling and visual merchandising. Outcome During... [-]

Master in Fashion Styling

Polimoda, International Institute Fashion Design & Marketing
Campus Full time 9 months April 2018 Italy Florence

Fashion Styling creates a Master of image, one who is able to dictate a style by detecting the language of nowadays-aesthetic paradigms and shape the collective imaginary of tomorrow. As an icon maker, the stylist is very in demand in different domains of the fashion industry such as design, shows, stores, magazines, celebrity and digital environments. As a professional of the image, the stylist experiments, gives... [+]

A breathtaking program to create the Fashion Stylist. This is a master of the image, who’s able to dictate visuals through understanding the language of today’s aesthetic paradigms and shape the collective imaginary of tomorrow. This is an icon-maker, who works closely with designers, video-makers, photographers and artists. Fashion Styling goes in-depth into six modules: Styling a Collection, Styling a Fashion Event, Digital Styling, Styling a Store, Editorial Styling and Personal Styling. Each module is composed of dedicated classes and finishes with a project ready to present as a personal portfolio, thereby giving a practical set of skills for the fashion industry. This intensive specialisation includes classes with resident teachers from the industry, international guest lecturers, a field trip to Paris or London, workshops, attendance to Milan/Florence fashion weeks, internship opportunities, as well as the Venice Biennale and the regular use of a professional photography studio. The 9 month academic year from April to December, with a total of 800 teaching hours, is valuable for 80 credits. English language proficiency and attendance are required. Candidates with work experience or relevant studies in fashion and related fields will be selected after a enrolment questionnaire and an interview with the course’s leading teacher. Study Plan Styling a Collection Illustrate the inspiration, research and trends behind a collection; accessorize and package a collection by emphasising its emotional value; create all the materials needed to present a collection to stakeholders. Styling a Fashion Event Organise an event, a show, a performance, an installation; curate... [-]

MA In Fashion Design And Model

Ecole de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne
Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 France Paris

This course is validated by the grant of a title "Designer Designer / trice mode" Level II (Fr) - 6 (Eu), Master 1, registered in RNCP by order of 07.17.2015 published in the Journal 25/07/2015 official. [+]

Masters in Styling. This course is validated by the grant of a title "Designer Designer / trice mode" Level II (Fr) - 6 (Eu), Master 1, registered in RNCP by order of 07.17.2015 published in the Journal 25/07/2015 official. This professional certification is available through the VAE system. The teaching is based on the valuation of traditional skills while developing the industrial dimension of trades related to fashion design / modeling and training in new technologies, without neglecting the market-related constraints. This program prepares students for careers: Stylist (clothing, accessories, knitwear) Assistant Director of image, more commonly known as Art Director Designer (Toiliste, PatternMaker) Assistant Manager Workshop / Consultancy development-related trades product: Collection Management Assistant, Production Management Assistant, Purchasing Management Organization and Programs The school has 3 types of educational work: Knowledge of the garment according to quality criteria and proper fit The development of creativity Knowledge of the professional environment The average length of each course varies depending on the material taught and the courses are taught in French. Come from its ranks: Adeline André, Alexis Mabille, Andre Courreges, Anne Valérie Hash, Dominique Sirop, Gilles Rosier, Gustavo Lins, Issey Miyake, Jean Colonna, Jean-Louis Scherrer, Jens Laugesen, Jérôme Lhuillier, Julien Fournié, Karl Lagerfeld Lars Nilsson, Lefranc.Ferrant, Maxime Simoens, Rabih Kayrouz, Stephane Rolland, Tom Van Lingen, Tomas Maier, Suzy Menkes, Valentino, Véronique Nichanian, Yves Saint Laurent, ... DESIGNER-TOILISTE / modeller: THE 1ST TO 3RD YEAR During the first two years of training stylist - toiliste / designer, teaching is focused on... [-]

Master Stylist For Fashion, Media And Performing Arts

Idep Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Spain Barcelona

The clothing is much more than fashion, it is the expression of the image you want to offer to show a way of being, of living and relating either to a fashion brand that wants to identify with his audience, to communicate values ​​in a advertising spot or to represent the character and times of a fictional character in a movie or a play. [+]

The clothing is much more than fashion, it is the expression of the image you want to offer to show a way of being, of living and relating either to a fashion brand that wants to identify with his audience, to communicate values ​​in a advertising spot or to represent the character and times of a fictional character in a movie or a play. But the image does not depend only on the designers, it is also the responsibility of stylists, costume designers and art directors specialized in designing clothing through a message in order to generate a visual impact or tell a story. Although traditionally the fashion stylist for fashion editorials and catwalk was limited, its contribution has now expanded to other communications more related to advertising, promotion, sale and retention of the image, covering art direction and techniques like window dressing and the presentation of the products at the point of sale, fairs and showrooms. On the other hand, as the costumes for fiction or costume, it requires a professional who knows both capture the psychology of a character as the dramatic evolution from a script, you translate the requirements of leadership in an attractive and appealing design for viewer, and you know testing costumes for actors and dancers with a physiognomy and very specific needs. Its mission is to find the means to connect a whole fashion consumer or viewer effectively, and translate the requirements of the mark or script in an attractive visual proposal. GOALS This... [-]

Master in Fashion Styling & Portfolio

Istituto Marangoni
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Italy Milan France Paris United Kingdom London China Shanghai + 6 more

The success of a brand is linked above all to the image: everything speaks about the brand, from the tone of a photo shoot to the organisation of a show, from the display in a store or showroom to relations with the press. Stylists are involved in each step of [+]

Masters in Styling. The Course The master’s in fashion styling & portfolio is intended to grant the students advanced knowledge and develop a broad range of abilities in the field of fashion styling and fashion photography, promoting originality and autonomy while working to respond to the changing needs of the fashion industry. The exhaustive study of existing and emerging technology in the contemporary fashion industry is aimed at the development of the independent personal research of the student. The stylist has the job of bringing value to the communication of fashion products, creating the image. Based on their refined sensitivity, they are able to create style that tells a story about the impact of fashion in everyday life. Their means of expresson are: the editorial pages regarding trends in fashion magazines, the interpretations of fashion products in blogs and online magazines, the creation of image and video collections, the design staff of research offices in style and trends. In addition to the requirement of creativity, fashion stylists have a rich knowledge of the history of fashion, as well as trends, styles and the tastes of modern society. The stylist plays a key role in the success of a fashion collection. These professionals can collaborate with magazines in fashion and style,n design offices design or in offices of Italian and international fashion houses. They may also find work in the creation of catalogues, as well as in image consulting, in offices for research and trend or work with press offices. Learning... [-]

Master Beauty Consulting - One Year

Uptodate Fashion Academy
Campus Full time 6 months April 2018 Italy Milan

The course will provide a broad overview of scenery with regards to fashion, cosmetics and the entire field of well-being (thermal bath, beauty farm, fitness center, etc.). [+]

Beauty Consulting

Classes will be taught both Italian and English

The course will provide a broad overview of scenery with regards to fashion, cosmetics and the entire field of well-being (thermal bath, beauty farm, fitness center, etc.).

The synergies in place between the world of beauty and of fashion are by now a reality.

The beauty and well-being market experiences continuous growth and always on the look for more and more specialized figures.

Course Program

Sp01 Fashion Make-Up SpecialistSp02 Fashion Hair-Styling SpecialistGi01 Global Image & Life Coaching

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