Styling is the practice of creating a beautiful room, studio or set to meet a brief for a particular aesthetic for a large-scale photo shoot, product photography or flatlay. These skills are applicable for product styling, set styling, photography styling or interior styling.

This course, endorsed by the Home Beautiful editorial team, with inspiring, beautiful and course-relevant content from Home Beautiful magazine. Covering the latest in local and international design trends; practical case studies with lots of take-out ideas, and expert styling tips, tricks and advice.

The course culminates in analysing a styling brief and providing a complete styling solution. With a live Q&A session with the Home Beautiful editorial team so you can learn to style with confidence.

The best final project will win the chance to join Home Beautiful Stylist, Fiona Michelon and team on the set of an upcoming magazine shoot, where you’ll see firsthand how a styling brief comes to life! Winner must be prepared to travel to Sydney at their own expense on the selected date of the Home Beautiful shoot.


What you learn

  • Identify and explain styling specialisations within the design industry.
  • Apply elements and principles of design to a specified space.
  • Communicate design concepts and choices in both visual and written formats.
  • Demonstrate a styling concept in response to a specific brief; with consideration to spatial planning, furniture, finishes, materials and accessories.

How you learn

Our online courses are designed to optimise your touch points and create a dynamic and engaging learning experience. All your support is through a dedicated online learning portal and you will receive support from an industry trainer. Throughout your study, feedback is provided at key activities and/or projects. When studying online with iscd you will become a member of a community allowing you the opportunity to share, learn and network with other students.

Your enrolment is a subscription-based model, with full access to all published resources for the published duration of the course. (See the specific course page for more details.) Once your subscription has expired, should you wish to continue to access the course please contact us

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Course Price: $650 inc. gst
Course Duration: 6 Modules, approx. 3 hrs each
Trainer Support Period: 6 weeks from date of enrolment
Subscription Duration: 12 weeks, 84 days