How to Become a Designer

What is the profession of stylist or fashion designer?

A stylist’s main mission is to create clothing and fashion accessories. To do this, he designs different models that must constantly be in line with the image of the brand for which he works. Depending on the brand for which he works, the designer creates clothing and fashion accessories that will be intended to be manufactured in series or individually.

The stylist is therefore responsible for making the clothing sketches, but not only that, he also chooses the fabrics that will be used to make the clothing or fashion accessory. The stylist ensures a follow-up during all the stages of the manufacture or production of a garment.

It is in fashion houses, department stores and central purchasing agencies that we find the most stylists. However, more and more designers are starting their own businesses and marketing their creations in different ways.

The profession of stylist is therefore a profession that offers a lot of freedom and responsibility to the person who practices it. Freedom, because it is he who is at the origin of the creation of the garment, and responsibilities, because the whole success of the garment or fashion accessory is based on his imagination, his knowledge of materials and his production follow-up.

This job as a stylist or fashion designer is for you:

You have a creative mind, you have imagination and you have a beautiful culture of the world of fashion and ready-to-wear.

You are dynamic, assume responsibility and enjoy making decisions.

You have the ability to adapt to the environment in which you operate and to external demand.

You accept competition and pressure and even use it to achieve better results.

How much money does a stylist or fashion designer earn

A stylist or fashion designer will start his career with an average salary of 1200 euros per month, then, depending on his talent and success, he can quickly earn a better salary. It is not uncommon to see fashion designers being paid 5000 euros per month.

Of course, an independent stylist can hope to earn even more if his creations are pleasing and he finds a good way to distribute them.

Our opinion on the profession of fashion designer stylist

There are good opportunities for the stylist profession in the Paris region, northern France and the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region. However, the competition is strong and it will require not only good training but also a lot of will and determination to make a good place for yourself in this profession.

If you have all this, nothing prevents you from having a great career in this profession and living a great adventure with a lot of personal satisfaction and good incomes.

Training for the job of fashion designer stylist

It is therefore necessary to have a good training to start the job of fashion designer stylist. For this, there is the distance learning program of the lignes & formations school which will allow you to acquire all the skills you need to become an excellent or an excellent designer designer of Fashion.

The main advantages of distance learning are as follows.

You can study at the pace you want, you don’t have the pressure of a schedule, you go at the pace you want.

You can study from anywhere you want, there is no physical class, everything is done with the Internet so whether you are at home, at your office, travelling or on public transport, you can learn.

All the tools to make your training a success are at your disposal.

You will have different resources including:

  • Complete courses designed by professionals recognized by the fashion industry
  • “know-how” videos to better visualize professional techniques,
  • video tutorials to know everything about Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • professional projects, including the presentation of a collection to a jury of professionals, that you have designed from A to Z

But also, you can contact your teachers at any time by phone, Skype or email. They are always present to answer students’ questions and to support them in their progress.

With the school’s stylist distance training lines & training, you will also have access to an orientation service. The school will also help you in your administrative procedures and in obtaining your internship agreements.

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