Styling Essentials 101
Styling Essentials 101
“I enjoyed everything about the course. I feel more confident now that I have completed the course to pursue my passion when job opportunities arise”.
On-Campus Courses
7 Weeks (Day)
Pam Cunneen
Styling Essentials 101
An immersive and practical course for burgeoning interior and property stylists or those wanting to advance with personal projects at home.
  • Feb
  • Jul
7 Weeks - Every Thursday
Coco Republic Design Studio Alexandria, Sydney
9:30am – 4pm

A superb introduction to the world of interior styling, this course is designed to provide an overview of the tools, information and processes employed by professional interior stylists. Students will engage in practical exercises to develop an understanding of the elements and principles of design, and how these can be applied to achieve the desired effect within a styled space. Further, students will explore their own personal style by creating a styling scheme for a client brief. By the time you complete the course, you’ll be able to source, assess and recommend products for interior styling projects with ease. Held every Thursday on campus with access to an extensive resource library and Coco Republic showroom.

Styling Essentials 101

- What is a Stylist
- The styling process
- Analysing a space for styling
- Trends and themes
- Cultural and historical themes
- Colour and texture
- Proportion and focal point
- Understanding and drawing floor plans
- Space planning
- Selecting furniture
- Depersonalising
- Lighting
- Creating and photographing a styled vignette
- Moodboards and Sampleboards
- Major Project: Styling a properties for sale

The course will be delivered with 42 hours face to face delivery and additional structured and unstructured learning totalling 120 hours

TAFE NSW Design Centre Enmore, RTO 90003, Statement of Attainment in Styling Essentials 


This course gains the following TAFE NSW credits:

MSFSF3010- Advise customers on interior decoration
MSFID4017- Research and recommend furniture and accessories
MSFID5018- Provide interior styling service

Suitable for those wanting to advance in a career in interior and property styling or personal projects.

Our educators are industry leaders, practicing interior stylists and experts in the field.