Stylist & Image Consultant
Caitlin is a Personal Stylist and Wardrobe & Image Consultant based in Sydney. In addition to a large database of personal clients Caitlin holds a passion for Professional, Corporate Image and Media Styling.
Caitlin services a diverse range of clients addressing their wardrobe and image needs both locally and interstate and has a personal client database of over 700 clients. Originally working in fashion sales and public relations, Caitlin has been a Personal Stylist for fifteen years and offers a dynamic range of image services.
Caitlin is a confident presenter and has presented events alongside prominent figures, Akira Isogawa, Gretel Killeen, Kate Waterhouse, Sunrise's Natalie Barr and former Vogue editor in chief, Kirstie Clements.
After several years focusing on Personal Consulting, Caitlin developed a passion for Corporate Styling. This has provided Caitlin and her talented networks the opportunity to work with corporate clients from varying industries facilitating a range of workshops and seminars on corporate image and workplace dress code.
Client's range from airlines and law firms to pharmaceutical companies and banks. Caitlin takes a keen interest in the changing face of corporate dress and works with some of Sydney's most acclaimed leaders in Australia's professional services and a large portion of Sydney's top tier legal professionals. She is well known for being discrete and professional valuing the clients confidentiality over self promotion hence takes a back seat with social media.
Caitlin's advantage over many of her competitors is that she holds a range of relevant training qualifications that add credibility to her service offerings, so its more than just a passion for fashion.
Caitlin holds tertiary marketing and fashion business qualifications, which include fashion styling and consulting and has trained in image consulting in Australia and Italy. Caitlin is a qualified Colour Consultant and holds her current 'Certificate IV in Training and Assessment' certifying her as an accredited workplace trainer. Caitlin has a finer knowledge of the Australian fashion industry and remains current with both local and international designers and trends.
International Experience & Training
In 2005, Caitlin further developed her skills by training at Instituto Marangoni Fashion College, Milan, Italy. She completed additional style and image training and undertook a range of styling projects with visitors and locals within Milan. Whilst in Milan, Caitlin worked with emerging Italian designers, styled fashion shows along with industry professionals and local entertainers. This is where her passion for personal styling was born.
Teaching & Mentoring
In 2009 Caitlin was invited to lecture Fashion Styling and Fashion Consulting classes at FBI Fashion College in Sydney. Caitlin is currently a fashion business teacher at FBI and regularly facilitates fashion business and styling workshops and was successfully involved with the college student mentoring program. Her core lecture is Fashion Consulting and Personal Styling along with Styling for TV and Wardrobe. Caitlin is also a past student of FBI completing her training in 2003.
Caitlin also offers individual private coaching and mentoring sessions for those interested in pursuing Personal Styling as a career.
Retail & Events
Caitlin is experienced in working with local shopping centres on seasonal fashion events. She coordinates and hosts fashion events, shows and workshops for a range of centres including, AMP Capital, Lend Lease, GPT Group, Stockland, Westfield and Colonial First State centres and was engaged in 2012 by retail giant, Westfield to assist in the training and development of their team of centre Personal Stylists. Caitlin joined the team as a Westfield Stylist for AW 2015 where she headed up the visual merchandising of a prominent centre along with hosting on stage shows and master class stage events. She was also available for individual personal style sessions. Caitlin's marketing qualifications enable her to take the reins with the event management and allow the centre to lose the middle man and offer a cost effective and targeted seasonal campaign.
Caitlin is a confident presenter and public speaker and endeavours to achieve a consistent professional image and ‘personal brand’ for her clients. Caitlin thrives on providing guidance through the transformation of individual style and company briefs. Caitlin presents on professional image, fashion and key season trends at numerous company events and special event luncheons.
Media & Wardrobe Styling
Caitlin regularly styles clients for media events and awards nights, music launches, fashion events, sports awards, The Logies and Australian Radio Awards and was 'Head of Wardrobe' for Network Ten’s lifestyle show, The Living Room from series 1 through to its conclusion at series 8 in 2019. More recently Caitlin has sourced and styled wardrobe for a selection of Foxtel's channels including MAX Music, TVN Racing, 'Location Location Location' on Lifestyle Channel and 'The Truth About Us' on Bio produced and anchored by the talented Angela Pulvirenti. Caitlin is currently working with ABC News on a project with the creative team re branding the image of the networks top journalists in line with the set nationally and works with the network on their News Breakfast morning show and various news promotional projects.
In addition to her style services Caitlin regularly supports local charities by donating her time and services. She has worked extensively with Sydney organisation, Dress for Success Sydney assisting disadvantaged women to achieve self-sufficiency and independence. This is achievable through volunteering wardrobe styling services and facilitating a series of workshops on image and presentation for both high school students and disadvantaged women along with women in local correctional facilities due for release. Caitlin has also worked with Dress for Success on training and developing new volunteers to the organisation and was instrumental in developing training content for the organisations presenters.
Caitlin has also donated time to St Vincent’s De Paul Society and The Salvation Army facilitating empowering workshops for women. Caitlin has more recently collaborated with Nova Employment a disability employment service, providing support and confidence workshops for the organisations job seekers.
Caitlin's passion lies with Personal Styling, she enjoys working with everyday people and companies on individual briefs. Caitlin's key objective is to continue to develop tailored image solutions for her clients with a modern edge whilst solving personal image challenges with creativity and understanding.
Please contact Caitlin for a comprehensive biography and references.