FAQ

For what reasons might I want to book a wardrobe consultation and/or shopping trip with a Personal Stylist/Fashion Consultant?

There are an abundance of reasons to get help from a Personal Stylist. Do you constantly wear the same outfits to work, school or for special events? Are you unable to look the way that you feel? Your look should be a reflection of who you are. Vesna Personal Stylist can help you achieve your personal look.

Perhaps you have a little extra spending cash or old gift cards that you want to use up. Instead of aimlessly spending, put your money to good use. Whether you’re shopping for a day of fun or if you’re in need of a new wardrobe to match your new shape after weight loss or pregnancy, Vesna Personal Stylist can get you the most bang for your buck.

Some women simply feel overwhelmed when walking into a store and seeing the plethora of choices. When this happens, you may find yourself leaving the store with mix-matched outfits or maybe nothing at all.

Have an important interview or maybe it’s the first day at a new job? You’ll certainly want to make a great impression. Use a Personal Stylist to your advantage and feel prepared as you make your way into your new career. Sometimes a girl just feels clueless when it comes to style and fashion. It’s okay to get a little help from a professional.

You may just need to look at yourself through someone else’s eyes. Vesna Personal Stylist has the experience and expertise to make a difference in your shopping habits and the way that you present yourself to the world. These are just a few of the many reasons to book an appointment with Vesna Personal Stylist – ultimately giving you confidence and style.


If I select a wardrobe makeover, will I have to get rid of a lot of my clothing?

Vesna Personal Stylist’s job is to guide you in the right direction. As the client, you’ll always make the final decision about what clothing you’d like to keep, have altered or give away. Even pieces that you feel don’t go with anything may be a stunning piece once a few alterations have been made. With an eye for style, Vesna Personal Stylist will advise you on which garments to keep and which may be unsalvageable.


What do I need to do to get prepared for a wardrobe consultation?

Vesna Personal Stylist’s wardrobe consultation is completely worry-free, meaning that no preparation is required. Feel free to select a few key pieces to mix and match or simply open your wardrobe door and Vesna Personal Stylist will work from there. It may be beneficial to sort through your clothing and accessories and separate your items into piles. Create a keep pile, donate pile and a “maybe” pile.


Do I get to choose a shopping location or will my Personal Stylist?

To ensure you find something you’ll love on your shopping trip, we’ll choose a shopping location that suits your personal tastes while updating your modern wardrobe. Together, we’ll find the best department store, factory outlet or high end boutique, according to your budget, personal style, lifestyle, body shape and your location.


What if I’m working on a tight shopping budget?

If you’re working on a tight budget; no worries. Vesna, at Personal Stylist” will do her very best to tailor her services to meet your individual needs, including tight budgets. Don’t miss out on an amazing experience just because you’re short on funds. Vesna can make the most of your shopping and style needs with what you have available.


Will a Personal Stylist be able to help me if I’m a plus-sized woman?

Women can look simply stunning no matter their shape or size. As a Personal Stylist, the goal is to make you feel beautiful and confident in your own skin. Vesna works with all women – plus-sized, petite, tall, and short and everything in between.


How far in advance do I need to book my appointment?

Please book your weekday appointments (including weeknights) at least 2 to 3 weeks ahead of time. Since weekends tend to be busier, book your weekend appointments 4 to 5 weeks in advance.


Where will my Personal Stylist take me shopping?

Vesna Personal Stylist will shop anywhere you want to go. Many clients opt for shopping centers as it allows for a plethora of shopping options all under one roof.


Will my Personal Stylist receive any special discounts at certain stores?

Vesna is always aware of the latest discounts, special offers and promotions and she loves to pass these savings onto you – the client. Since Vesna, at Personal Stylist, does not receive commissions from any retailers, she has no bias towards any particular store in which you wish to shop.


Should I start with a Wardrobe Makeover before going on a Personal Shopping trip?

Having a Wardrobe Makeover prior to a Personal Shopping trip is not essential, but does have its advantages. It allows Vesna Personal Stylist to get a feel for your personal style and get access to what clothing and accessories you already own. This can be beneficial as new pieces can easily coincide with and update/improve your current wardrobe. Ultimately, the choice is up to you and will depend on your budget and personal styling needs.


What is the average age of your clients?

Vesna Personal Stylist works with clients of all ages, backgrounds and style goals, including women between 15 and 75 years of age. Whether you’re in need of a complete wardrobe overhaul or just need some help finding the perfect outfit, Vesna Stylist is here to assist and advise.


How far are you willing to travel for appointments?

Vesna is able to travel throughout the metropolitan Adelaide and country areas of South Australia. There is an added service fee if the travel time exceeds 45 minutes (one-way), based on the current petrol costs at the time of the appointment.


I would like to update my look while still looking like “me” and while dressing my age. Can you help?

Vesna Personal Stylist aims to dress you in a way that reflects your individual style. Vesna wants you to feel comfortable and age-appropriate in every ensemble you wear. Vesna never wants to change you, but only enhance your outer beauty to match your inner beauty.


Do you offer gift vouchers?

Yes. Vouchers can be purchased over the phone or by email and can be sent via post or email to you or directly to friends, family, co-workers or anyone you know as a unique gift. Vesna Personal Stylist vouchers are valid for 12 months. They are non-refundable but on request they can be transferred to another person. The recipient just needs to contact us to book an appointment time.


What forms of payment do you accept?

Vesna Personal Stylist accepts cash, cheques and bank transfers. A 20% deposit of the total rate is required at the time of booking. The deposit is non-refundable.

24 hours prior to appointment, the balance of fees must be paid in full.

A full refund (except deposit) will be made for cancellations made up to 7 days prior to the appointment. For cancellations within 7 days, a $50 consultation fee will be applied.


How much do you charge for your services?

Personal Shopping Trip: $395 (4 hrs approx.)

Wardrobe Makeover: $375 (4 hrs approx.)

Workshops: Minimum 4 people $75 p/p

More than 10 attendees $49 p/p

More than 15 attendees $39 p/p

More than 20 attendees $35 p/p


I work during the week. Do you offer weekend appointments?

Yes. Vesna Personal Stylist is completely willing to work on your schedule to better allow for a relaxed, rush-free Wardrobe Consultation and/or Personal Shopping trip. Vesna offers both weekday and weekend bookings. She is available on Saturdays for appointments. Thursday night shopping trips may also be available with an early booking. Feel free to contact Vesna directly with any questions or concerns you may have regarding her services or your appointment.

  • Wardrobe Overhaul

  • Shopping Trip

  • Style Party