Fashion Styling


  • Level: Seasonal
  • Duration: 1 month
  • Cost:4,500
  • Language: English
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Fashion styling is the art of image making for the visual communication of a concept and involves choosing the right outfits for advertisements, editorials, fashion brands, fashion shows and celebrities. 

The short course in Fashion Styling will provide students with an understanding of the value of fashion iconography in the visual representation and communication of a concept through the practice of fashion styling.

This innovative course approaches fashion styling from a cultural perspective as well as a practical point of view, exploring fashion iconography and sociology and experimenting with photography techniques in order to provide creative individuals with a comprehensive grasp of different Fashion styling practices.

Students on the Fashion Styling course will also gain an understanding of the sociological analysis behind image making and the importance of fashion styling in the communication of a specific message using images. They will also learn about photography techniques for fashion shoots.

The main lecturers on this course are industry professionals who have years of experience in the field. They can help students narrow down their career focus and pursue their desired career paths.

Who it's for

This course is for creative individuals that want to learn about the practice of fashion styling.


Students will produce a visual book containing a styling concept analysis and moodboard.

Learning modules

This course is structured alongside the following learning modules:

  • Fashion styling: fashion concepts and the inspiration behind image making
  • Sociology of the imaginary: sociological analysis and visual culture
  • Photography techniques: photography techniques for photoshoots
  • Fashion Iconography: analysis of the most powerful fashion iconography


Application requirements are:

    • English language proficiency


    Once you complete the short course in Fashion Styling, you will receive Polimoda’s Official Certificate of Attendance.

    This certificate will strengthen your CV and expand your career opportunities.


    For more information on this course, our Orientation team has you covered. We're available from Monday to Friday between 9:00am and 5:00pm CET.

    Contact us via the live chat or the request information form, call us at +39 055 2750628 or register for our next Open Day.

    We’re happy to help in the way that works best for you.

    The upcoming editions of this program will begin as planned. Polimoda will continue monitoring the Italian government’s safety advice and update its procedures as requirements change. Due to Covid 19, field trips and visits that cannot be done safely will be postponed and/or cancelled. If the conditions do not allow an experience on campus, we are prepared and committed to moving courses online until we are able to welcome our students at school.

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