LA College of Creative Arts has launched a new fashion styling course with TV presenter and stylist Darren Kennedy taking the creative director role.

The Fashion Styling course launches this January, and gives invaluable insight into the fashion industry, teaching students the skills necessary to succeed in the competitive world of styling.

Topics covered include Cool Hunting (discovering the next big trend), Street Styling, Editorial, History of Fashion, Personal Shopping, Visual Merchandising, Fashion Writing and Fashion Production for shows and shoots.

Darren Kennedy commented on the course: “My work involves every facet of the fashion industry from television, print journalism and editorial to brand consulting. As creative director, I'm excited to draw on my personal experience and extensive network of fashion industry insiders, both in Ireland and the UK, to make this the most relevant fashion course in Ireland today.”

The course will feature internationally renowned guest speakers, experienced tutors and state-of-the-art studios and students will benefit from hands-on experience with professional photographers, stylists and make-up artists.

For further information log onto or call (01) 675 1999.