Fashion Stylist

Fashion Stylist Resume Keywords and Skills (Hard Skills)

Here are the keywords and skills that appear most frequently on recent Fashion Stylist job postings. In other words, these are the most sought after skills by recruiters and hiring managers. Go to Sample Templates ↓ below to see how to include them on your resume.

Remember that every job is different. Instead of including all keywords on your resume, identify those that are most relevant to the job you're applying to. Use the free Targeted Resume tool to help with this.

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  • Fashion Styling
  • Styling
  • Fashion
  • Apparel
  • Visual Merchandising
  • Fashion Design
  • Wardrobe
  • Merchandising
  • Fashion Shows
  • Personal Styling
  • Photo Shoots
  • Personal Shopping
  • Trend Analysis
  • Retail
  • Art Direction
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Trend Forecasting
  • Social Media
  • Fashion Consulting
  • Visual Styling
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Photography
  • Fashion Photography
  • Fashion Writing
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Resume Skills: Fashion Design

  • Draping
  • Pattern Making
  • Textile Selection
  • Couture-Level Construction
  • Wardrobe Styling
  • Fashion Illustration
  • Sewing
  • Tailoring
  • Pattern Drafting
  • Textile Design
  • Pattern Cutting
  • Dressmaking

Resume Skills: Fashion Tools

  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • CAD for Fashion and Textile Designers
  • 3D Fashion Design Software
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • AutoCAD
  • InDesign
  • SketchUp
  • CAD Drawing
  • InVision
  • 3D Sewing Program

Resume Skills: Design Software

  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • CAD for Fashion and Textile Designers
  • 3D Fashion Design Software
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • CAD Fashion Design Software
  • Microsoft Suite
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Sketch
  • InVision

Resume Skills: Fashion & Design

  • Partnership Building
  • Trend Forecasting
  • Marketing Strategies
  • Sales
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Garment Design
  • Accessory Design
  • Fabric Knowledge
  • Color Theory

Resume Skills: Beauty Consulting

  • Makeup Techniques
  • Skin-Care-Regimen Planning
  • Custom Beauty Solution Crafting
  • Product Advising

Resume Skills: Publishing Tools

  • Adobe InDesign
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Microsoft Word
  • Google Docs

Resume Skills: Languages

  • English
  • French (Fluent)
  • Italian
  • French

Resume Skills: Others

  • Visual Merchandising
  • Fashion Photography
  • Trend Forecasting
  • Styling
  • Fashion Marketing

Resume Skills: Technical

  • Pattern Cutting
  • Draping
  • Tailoring
  • Sewing
  • Garment Fitting
  • Textile Selection and Care

Resume Skills: Trending

  • Market Analysis
  • Trend Forecasting
  • Sustainable Fashion Practices
  • Vintage Styling and Restylings

Resume Skills: Project Management

  • Budgeting
  • Sourcing
  • Supplier Negotiation
  • Global Production Line Coordination
  • Quality Control

Resume Skills: Fashion Photography

  • Mood Board Creation
  • Styling
  • Photo Editing
  • Set Design

Resume Skills: Marketing

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Branding
  • Visual Merchandising
  • SEO
  • Google Analytics
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Sample Fashion Stylist Resume Examples: How To Include These Skills

Add keywords directly into your resume's work experiences, education or Skills section, like we've shown in the examples below. Use the examples below as inspiration.

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Your Name
Fashion Stylist
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
EXPERIENCE
Resume Worded January 2022 - Present
Senior Fashion Stylist
Conceptualized and executed visual merchandising strategy for over 500 stores nationwide, increasing footfall by 7% and boosting annual sales figures by 32%
Directed styling for high-profile celebrity photoshoots, securing unprecedented media coverage that enhanced our brand’s prestige and in turn, increased web traffic by 50%
Implemented trend forecasting tools, strategically predicting customer preferences and steering merchandise stock accordingly, which minimized mark down losses up to 20%
Trained and supervised a team of 15 beginning stylists, leading to a 20% increase in team efficiency and 30% increase in overall customer satisfaction
Leveraged social media marketing for fashion campaigns, with a particular focus on influencer collaborations, leading to a 45% increase in followership on Instagram and Twitter
Resume Worded January 2021 - Present
Senior Fashion Stylist
Transformed fashion styling approach leading to a 35% increase in client satisfaction and a 20% increase in repeat business
Developed and implemented trend forecasts, driving an uptick in sales by 45%
Strategically utilized social media marketing to increase overall brand visibility by 55%
Oversaw and directly contributed to visual merchandising leading to a 38% rise in store footfall
Introduced efficient personal shopping system that optimized client experience and boosted sales by 25%
Vogue Magazine June 2019 - December 2021
Fashion Consultant
Advised on style selections and wardrobe planning for editorial photo shoots, reducing styling time by 30% and increasing photo shoot productivity by 25%
Analyzed and accurately forecasted fashion trends, which led to the incorporation of neoteric designs and a 15% increase in subscriptions
Created personalized shopping experiences for clients and readers through online social outreach, resulting in better customer engagement and a 20% increase in ecommerce sales
Zara July 2019 - December 2020
Fashion Stylist
Managed an array of photo shoots, contributing to a refined brand image and a 20% spike in social media engagement
Performed extensive trend analysis, informing purchasing decisions and increasing seasonal sales by 30%
Supervised art direction for various fashion shows, resulting in notable brand recognition and a 15% increase in new client acquisitions
Zara April 2016 - May 2019
Fashion Retail Manager
Optimized visual styling through intelligent merchandising, which improved customer buying experience and increased average sale amount by 15%
Mentored sales team in fashion consulting for customers, which resulted in increased customer satisfaction and led to a 20% increase in repeat purchases
Designed and implemented store layout changes in tune with trend analysis, leading to a visually cohesive and compelling store environment that increased customer dwell time by 20%
Versace May 2017 - June 2019
Associate Fashion Stylist
Played a pivotal role in apparel selection for diverse clientele, bolstering individual sales by 25%
Enhanced visual styling techniques, resulting in stronger in-store displays and a 20% boost in in-store sales
EDUCATION
Resume Worded Institute September 2018
Master's Degree in Fashion Design
an emphasis on sustainable fashion designs
Resume Worded University June 2016
Bachelor of Business Administration - Marketing
Minors in Fashion Design and Art History
Dean's List 2014-2016 (Top 10%)
SKILLS
Fashion Design: Pattern Drafting, Sewing, Draping, Tailoring, Textile Design
Creative Software: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, CAD Fashion Design Software, Microsoft Suite
Fashion Photography: Mood Board Creation, Styling, Photo Editing, Set Design
Marketing: Social Media Marketing, Branding, Visual Merchandising, SEO, Google Analytics
OTHER
Certifications: Certified Personal Stylist - Sterling Style Academy (2021), Visual Merchandising Certification - VM+SD (2019)
Projects: Initiated and executed a sustainable fashion campaign on social media increasing brand engagement by 70%
Volunteering: Fashion Consultant for Dress for Success (non-profit, helps underprivileged women dress for job interviews)
Awards: Best Senior Fashion Stylist in Resume Worded, 2021, Most Creative Stylist - Vogue Magazine, 2020
Your Name
Beauty and Wardrobe Stylist
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
EXPERIENCE
Coached.com February 2022 - Present
Senior Beauty and Wardrobe Stylist
Established and maintained relationships with 30+ luxury brands, securing high-end samples for client photoshoots and reducing styling costs by 40%
Executed innovative beauty and fashion looks for different photo shoots, including editorial, commercial, and personal styling, which boosted repeat customers by 15%
Championed new beauty campaigns on social media platforms, doubling our followership and increasing online sales by 60%
Delivered advanced Adobe Photoshop training sessions to junior stylist team, improving their photo editing skills drastically and reducing outsourced editing costs by 25%
Generated impressive ROI by curating personalized shopping experiences for clients through our proprietary virtual styling software, increasing client retention by 25% and average spend per client by 35%
Sephora July 2018 - January 2022
Beauty Consulting Manager
Managed the in-store beauty consulting team of 20, increasing service bookings by 30% and customer satisfaction by 20%
Redesigned store layout to enhance visual merchandising and customer shopping experience, leading to a 15% increase in average basket value
Assessed and implemented art direction for visual marketing campaigns, resulting in a higher rate of customer engagement and a 15% increase in online product sales
Gucci February 2015 - June 2018
Fashion Sales Associate
Delivered above and beyond customer service, demonstrating fashion expertise and personal styling advice to increase in-store sales by 22%
Assisted in the seasonal store layout changes to reflect latest fashion trends, resulting in improved visual appeal and enhancing customer shopping experience
Consistently ranked top sales associate through upselling and cross-selling luxury fashion pieces, increasing store monthly revenue by 10%
EDUCATION
Resume Worded Institute Jan 2022
Master of Business Administration - Fashion and Beauty Marketing
Specialization in Fashion and Cosmetics Marketing Strategy
Resume Worded Academic Center May 2015
Post Graduate Diploma in Fashion Design
Coursework included: Garment Construction, Fashion Illustration, Pattern Making, Textile Science
Awards: Top Student Award (Graduated with Honors)
SKILLS
Fashion Design & Styling: Draping, Pattern Making, Textile Selection, Couture-Level Construction, Wardrobe Styling
Beauty Consulting: Makeup Techniques, Skin-Care-Regimen Planning, Custom Beauty Solution Crafting, Product Advising
Fashion & Beauty Software: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, CAD for Fashion and Textile Designers, 3D Fashion Design Software
Communication & Business: Partnership Building, Trend Forecasting, Marketing Strategies, Sales, Customer Relationship Management
OTHER
Certifications: Certified Personal Stylist Course - London College of Fashion (2019)
Awards & Recognitions: Trilogy Award for Top Sales - Sephora (2019), Best Beauty Advisor - Sephora (2018)
Volunteering: Image Consultant, Dress for Success, New York
Publications: Content Contributor, Vogue Magazine - Beauty and Fashion Tips column (2017-present)
Your Name
Creative Fashion Designer
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
EXPERIENCE
Resume Worded March 2022 - Present
Senior Creative Fashion Designer
Led design team in creating avant-garde apparel collections, leading to an increase of 30% in sales and elevating brand visibility in the market
Incorporated sustainable fashion design principles, bringing down production costs by 15% and increasing our market reach by 10%
Leveraged art direction skills to oversee fashion show productions, resulting in better organized shows and audience viewership growth of 25%
Produced a successful collaboration collection with a renowned fashion designer, increasing brand appeal and sales by 40%
Initiated and maintained strategic relationships with suppliers and vendors, ensuring smoother operations and reducing material procurement costs by 20%
Ralph Lauren August 2017 - February 2022
Fashion Designer
Contributed in conceptualization of seasonal collections and executed the designs, resulting in higher praise from trade critics and buyer sales growth of 20%
Collaborated with merchandising team to style visual displays around new clothing lines, leading to an increase in the sale of core items by 15%
Coordinated fashion shows and photoshoots, showcasing the collection and resulting in strong media coverage and increase in customer base by 20%
Michael Kors June 2015 - July 2017
Fashion Illustration Intern
Assisted in sketching designs using Adobe Photoshop, speeding up the design process by 20% and aiding in the early launch of a pre-fall collection
Supported designers in trend forecasting research, providing insights that enhanced seasonal collections
Participated in planning and organizing show events and photo shoots, contributing to successful media coverage and a subsequent brand popularity swell by 10%
EDUCATION
Resume Worded Academic Center September 2014
Master of Fine Arts in Fashion Design
Specialization in Women's Wear and Sustainable Design
Resume Worded University June 2012
Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Design
Recipient of 'Young Creative Talent' Award, Graduated Magna Cum Laude
SKILLS
Design Software: Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign), CAD Fashion Design Software, Sketch, InVision
Technical Skills: Pattern Cutting, Draping, Tailoring, Sewing, Garment Fitting, Textile Selection and Care
Trending: Market Analysis, Trend Forecasting, Sustainable Fashion Practices, Vintage Styling and Restylings
Project Management: Budgeting, Sourcing, Supplier Negotiation, Global Production Line Coordination, Quality Control
OTHER
Certifications: Certified Color Consultant (2021), Sustainable Fashion Certificate from Green Strategy (2020)
Awards and Accolades: Winner, Vogue's Emerging Designer of the Year (2020), Included in Forbes 30 Under 30 list for Arts & Style (2018)
Volunteering: Fashion Design Mentor at 'Sew for Hope' non-profit, Providing Fashion Education to Underprivileged Youth (2015-Present)
Courses: Digital Pattern Cutting Course from London College of Fashion, Innovative Textiles course from Central Saint Martins
Your Name
Fashion Consultant
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
EXPERIENCE
Coached.com February 2021 - Present
Chief Fashion Consultant
Revitalized client wardrobe selections, resulting in a 40% increase in client satisfaction
Executed high impact fashion consulting, increasing client retention by 30%
Guided team in utilizing Adobe Photoshop for design illustrations, enabling the creation of bespoke looks and a 60% increase in client referrals
Spearheaded successful personal shopping campaigns, propelling sales by a significant 45%
Piloted a social media marketing strategy, leading to a 35% increase in brand reach
Louis Vuitton August 2018 - January 2021
Fashion Consultant
Fostered strong relationships with clients, improving client loyalty and resulting in a 25% boost in business
Initiated comprehensive trend forecasts, informing company designs and enhancing product appeal
Vastly improved product merchandising, growing footfall by an impressive 30%
Gucci June 2016 - July 2018
Junior Fashion Consultant
Assisted in the development of personalized apparel solutions, marking a 20% increase in sales
Contributed to the successful planning and execution of fashion shows, bolstering brand prestige
EDUCATION
Resume Worded University May 2016
Master of Business Administration - Luxury Brand Management
Graduated with Honors, GPA: 3.7
Resume Worded Institute May 2014
Bachelor of Science - Fashion Design
Specialized in Contemporary Style Design
Awards: Design Excellence Award 2013
SKILLS
Fashion Tools & Software: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, CAD Drawing, InVision, AutoCAD, 3D Sewing Program
Design Techniques: Pattern Cutting, Draping, Sewing, Fashion Illustration, Dressmaking, Tailoring
Languages: English (Native), French (Fluent), Italian (Conversational)
OTHER
Certifications: Certified Fashion Consultant – Parsons School of Design (2016)
Leadership & Volunteering: Member of the Fashion Group International, Volunteer Fashion Consultant at Dress for Success
Projects: Designed and Managed the Louis Vuitton Spring Summer Collection 2020
Awards: Best eCommerce Experience Award, Fashion Retail Marketing Association - 2020
Your Name
Fashion Editor
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
EXPERIENCE
Resume Worded March 2022 - Present
Lead Fashion Editor
Spearheaded a 50% increase in readership through trend-based fashion articles and commentary
Led team in creating visually appealing fashion layouts for each edition, resulting in a 35% increase in newsstand sales
Exploited photo shoots to convey fashion trends, driving a 45% rise in social media following
Championed season-specific fashion shows, leading to a surge in event attendance by 30%
Executed effective social media marketing techniques, escalating digital engagement rates by 55%
Vogue June 2019 - February 2022
Fashion Editor
Crafted engaging fashion content that boosted online presence and readership by 40%
Contributed to visual merchandising efforts, translating into a 25% rise in magazine sales
Utilized Adobe Photoshop to enhance fashion imagery, resulting in a notable 30% boost in online visitors
Harper's Bazaar April 2017 - May 2019
Assistant Fashion Editor
Assisted in producing impactful fashion content, generating a 20% increase in subscribers
Supported trend analysis, informing editing decisions and amplifying reader engagement by 10%
EDUCATION
Resume Worded University May 2016
Master's in Fashion Journalism
Graduated with Honors, GPA 3.8
Resume Worded University June 2014
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion Design
Member of National Art Honor Society
Recipient of University Design Award
SKILLS
Publishing Tools: Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Microsoft Word, Google Docs
Fashion & Design: Garment Design, Accessory Design, Fabric Knowledge, Color Theory, Trend Forecasting
Languages: English (Native), French (Fluent), Italian (Conversational)
OTHER
Certifications: Certified Fashion Stylist - Fashion Styling Institute
Volunteering: Clothing Drive Organizer - Dress for Success (2020 - Present)
Awards: Best Fashion Feature Article - National Magazine Awards (2018, 2020)
Projects: Curated 'Future of Fashion' Exhibit - Local Art Museum (2019)

How do I add skills to a Fashion Stylist resume?

1
Review the job posting closely.

Go through the Fashion Stylist posting you're applying to, and identify hard skills the company is looking for. For example, skills like Wardrobe, Fashion and Visual Merchandising are possible skills. These are skills you should try to include on your resume.

2
Add industry skills like Styling and Fashion Styling.

Add other common skills from your industry - such as Merchandising, Apparel and Fashion Design - into your resume if they're relevant.

3
Add skills into your work experience.

Incorporate skills - like Social Media Marketing, Visual Styling and Trend Analysis - into your work experience too. This shows hiring managers that you have practical experience with these tools, techniques and skills.

4
Use the exact job title.

Try to add the exact job title, Fashion Stylist, somewhere into your resume to get past resume screeners. See the infographic for how to do this.

Word Cloud for Fashion Stylist Skills & Keywords

The following word cloud highlights the most popular keywords that appear on Fashion Stylist job descriptions. The bigger the word, the more frequently it shows up on employer's job postings. If you have experience with these keywords, include them on your resume.

Top Fashion Stylist Skills and Keywords to Include On Your Resume

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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top skills you should add to your Fashion Stylist resume?

On top Fashion Stylist resumes, skills like Fashion Styling, Styling, Fashion, Apparel, Visual Merchandising, Fashion Design, Wardrobe and Merchandising appear most often.

Depending on the exact role you're applying to, skills like Social Media Marketing, Adobe Photoshop, Fashion Photography, Visual Styling and Trend Analysis can also be effective keywords to include on your resume.

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While the keywords above are a good indication of what skills you need on your resume, you should try to find additional keywords that are specific to the job. To do this, use the free Targeted Resume tool. It analyzes the job you are applying to and finds the most important keywords you need on your resume.

It is personalized to your resume, and is the best way to ensure your resume will pass the automated resume filters.

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