Blog: Monthly Archives: July 2013

Stylist Laury Smith Visits at School of Style

July 31, 2013

Here at School of Style, we admire so many talented stylists. We were fortunate Laury Smith was free to talk with us and give our students some nuggets of wisdom during our Stylist Spotlight.  After 15 years in the fashion industry, Laury is still a sought after stylist for her incredible vision and fashion aesthetic. […]

Stylist Spotlight: Laura Jones

July 30, 2013

Australian-born Laura Jones is a stylist who knows a thing or two about creating chic and modern looks. She is widely known for her work with Alicia Keys. Before working with the Grammy award winner, Laura managed MTV Australia’s wardrobe department. She has assisted fashion editors/stylists Jane How, Tabitha Simmons and Patti Wilson. During her […]

SOS Grads Where Are They Now? Katie Watford

July 29, 2013

From Professional Dancer to Aspiring Stylist, School of Style Made It Possible Katie Watford moved to Los Angeles in 2003 to pursue a career as a professional dancer. The Jacksonville, Florida native was immediately pulled in to the business side of the entertainment industry, first managing for Millennium Dance Complex and then assisting Hilary Duff’s […]

SOS Grads Where Are They Now? Jennifer Annang

July 26, 2013

School of Style Provides Tools for Success Jennifer Annang knew she liked styling store mannequins at her retail job when she was 15 years old but it wasn’t until she went to School of Style classes that she truly understood what it meant to “style.” The clearly detailed information and guidance she received from fashion […]

No More NYC Classes Until Spring 2014

July 25, 2013

Our August NYC Summer Series will be our last NYC classes until Spring 2014. If you want to start your career this year, and get the most powerful skills to break into styling available anywhere- come to The Thompson LES hotel in two weeks and get the download that will light your career on fire. […]

Stylist Spotlight: Shun Melson

July 25, 2013

Shun Melson is known for her diverse sense of style and is a go to stylist in Atlanta. Not only is she a stylist to the stars, she is also runs Creative Solutionz, LLC. With the accessibility of her company, Shun can work with clients that may not be walking a red carpet or performing […]

SOS Grads Where Are They Now? Kayla Faye

July 25, 2013

Small Town Dreams Turn to Big Time Reality School of Style has made dreams come true for hundreds of aspiring stylists and Kayla Faye’s story is no exception. Growing up in the small town of Hammond, Louisiana, Faye knew she wanted to have a career in fashion. After high school, she moved to Los Angeles […]

“The Business” July 2013

July 23, 2013

It was “business time” over at School of Style this past weekend as we had yet another successful Class 1 ‘The Business’ at The Standard in downtown LA. If you missed us this weekend, fear not because we will be teaching this class in NYC August 10-11th and again in LA on November 9-10th. See […]

SOS “Pops-Up” in San Francisco

July 23, 2013

Last month we hit the second stop on our School of Style US Pop-Up Tour , San Francisco. If you haven’t heard of our tour, we are popping up in 8 different US cities this year to hold one class, for one time only – we only have 6 stops left on our tour! San […]

Meet Alicia Keys’ Stylist Laura Jones In NYC!

July 21, 2013

We have amazing news! We are crazy pumped to announce our NYC Stylist Spotlight guest Laura Jones on August 11th. Laura is a massively successful stylist, and is most known for her amazing work with Alicia Keys. If you are registered for Class One on the 10th-11th, you’re automatically invited to the party, and will […]