Interior Styling for Beginners

Reinforce a visual message by dressing a space, carefully editing and curating a sympathetic collection of decorative objects and arranging these to create scenes within the room.

Course Description

This introductory course addresses interior styling from first principles, whether your interest is presenting your own home to best effect, dressing a space for a photoshoot, home-staging, creating visual presentation materials for architecture or interior design practice, or preparing a turnkey project for handover to a client.

Topics covered:

  • The role of the stylist
  • Determining a brief
  • Creating mood
  • Display – collections, setting scenes, arrangement
  • Sourcing objects and materials
  • Tips from the professionals

Course Outcomes:

  • Learn to look critically at arrangements and composition
  • Understand how to take a strategic approach to styling interiors
  • Gain inspiration for interior design styling projects
  • Understand how to create visual impact and mood within an interior space.
Course Tutor Information

For over 20 years, Judith Wilson has forged a successful freelance writing career, with features on beautiful homes and interiors widely published in national and international magazines including House & Garden, Homes & Gardens, Livingetc, Country Homes & Interiors, The English Home and The Evening Standard. 

Her best-selling books on interiors have appeared in numerous editions across Europe and the USA. An accomplished speaker, Judith lectures regularly on styling for the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID), the Design Centre Chelsea Harbour, and KLC School of Design.


All materials for this course are included in the course fee including refreshments and a delicious light lunch will be provided on the day of the course.

10% Early Bird Discount off ALL 2019-20 Short Courses with Promo Code: SC019. Offer ends 30/09/2019

Details for Booking

DateDay of weekTimeDurationCostLocationAction
Saturday 10.00 - 16.00 1 day £190 Chelsea Harbour - SW10 0XF
Saturday 10.00 - 16.00 1 day £190 Chelsea Harbour - SW10 0XF