ISBN-10:
1609011600
ISBN-13:
9781609011604
Pub. Date:
02/21/2013
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Style Wise: A Practical Guide to Becoming a Fashion Stylist

Style Wise: A Practical Guide to Becoming a Fashion Stylist

by Shannon Burns-Tran

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Overview

Style Wise: A Practical Guide to Becoming a Fashion Stylist

Style Wise: A Practical Guide to Becoming a Fashion Stylist is an essential step-by-step guide and reference tool for anyone interested or involved in professional styling. The book paints a realistic picture of the day-to-day activities of professional stylists and provides aspiring stylists with the tools and information needed to begin building a portfolio. Topics covered include photo shoots, film shoots, fashion shows, special events, and other areas such as image management and food, prop, and set styling. Burbans includes charts of fashion icons, history, terms, and other sources of inspiration from classic films to street culture. The book also provides references to helpful apps, websites, and other resources for portfolio building, branding, networking, and maintaining a freelance or salaried career.

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ISBN-13: 9781609011604
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 02/21/2013
Pages: 304
Sales rank: 524,442
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Shannon Burbans-Tran is an Adjunct Instructor at the International Academy of Design and Technology, Tampa, USA, where she has taught the evolution of fashion, textiles for fashion, fashion sketching I & II, introduction to fashion jourbanalism, styling fashion, textiles for interior design, design fundamentals, visual merchandising, and introduction to fashion courses. She has worked as visual merchandiser for Saks Fifth Avenue and accessory designer for a handbag company.

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Part I The Fashion Styling Profession
Chapter 1 Introduction to Fashion Styling
Chapter 2 Styling for Print
Chapter 3 Styling for the Entertainment Industry
Chapter 4 Image Management
Chapter 5 Career Diversity
Part II Getting Established As a Fashion Stylist
Chapter 6 Fashion Lexicon: Terms, Icons, History, and Inspiration
Chapter 7 Portfolio Building, Branding, and Networking
Chapter 8 Preparing for a Test Shoot
Chapter 9 Putting It to the Test: Performing a Test Shoot
Chapter 10 Business 101 for Freelance Stylists
Glossary
Credits
Index

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