Summer Course in Fashion Styling

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona

Program Description

Summer Course in Fashion Styling

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona


This course in Fashion Styling offers a wide and specialized perspective of all the necessary elements that are needed to finish a style project.

Fashion industry is one of the cultural and economic engines of our european societies. From the luxury sector to the mainstream one. There are so many professionals that offers their knowledge and working capacity to help in the creation, presentation and promotion process of all the products manufactured by the industry.

Fashion stylism has been adquiring a relevant role for designers through all these last years. It gives them the way to achieve new aesthetics formulas. It’s also necessary for presenting new products in a parade, catalogue, storefront or selling points. And also is a principal creative basis in which every season work the specialized fashion editorials. Once implemented in the aesthetic cultural baggage it leads to get deep in practical matter. Starting from separating the stylism by sectors and getting to the luxury world.


  • Professionalized the style and form knowledge to prepare students in the way to understand the constant sector news

  • Apply this information in the development of own content that can be adapted to several style projects

  • Understand, manage and find a solution in all the different phases til the idea is transformed into a reality


This course combines theorical areas and practical ones. The first part of the course tries to get deep in the fashion knowledge. The stylist always works with the fashion design products. Is because of that reason that he / she has to understand the perfection of his work. To understand well the complete inspirational related to the fashion designers, the students will receive several classes from head designers, the vanguardist iconography and historic referents. Second part is focused on the creation of practical projects that are always arranged in class and that tend to be finished at home. Both parts are combines with different professional interventions.

This course concluded with a practical exercice and with a real photo session in which the students have to show their abilities, knowledge and sources learned in the course.

Acquired Competencies

Acquiring knowledge related to cultural factors connected to fashion. Elaborate concepts from collections thanks to the creative process: knowledge to identify the stylism papers in every fashion system. High couture, prêt-à-porter, street wear and mainstream distribution.

Duration and frequency:

  • Frequency: 4 weeks - 5 mornings per week
  • Timetable: Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
This school offers programs in:
  • Spanish (Spain)

Last updated July 12, 2016
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This course is Campus based
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July 2017
4 weeks
Full time
Start date July 2017
Spain Barcelona
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