Susan Conterno is a Fashion Stylist and Wardrobe Consultant based in Melbourne Australia. She has clients that travel regularly from Perth, Adelaide, Sydney, Brisbane and New Zealand to engage her services.
Originally trained in costume design, Susan has worked as a personal stylist for the past 14 years. In 2006 she travelled to Milan to study under Luca Boccelli (personal shopper and freelance stylist) and Marianne Leslie (freelance stylist) to further develop her skills.
As an expert at forecasting trends and translating high end looks for everyday people. Susan is also an experienced public speaker and regularly holds private group styling workshops. She MCs for fashion functions, is engaged to train retail staff by various fashion companies and employed to provide team building and reward experiences for corporate organisations.
Susan past experiences include being featured on The Great Outdoors (channel 7) with Jennifer Hawkins and Candice Alley and on Secrets of the City (channel 9). She was a regular contributor to Famous magazine and Mother’s Matters style pages and is often called upon by numerous radio stations and print media publications to give her style opinion and advice about the current trends and fashion faux pas.
Susan’s true passion and expertise lies with her clients, taking them from a place of uncertainty to confidence in a matter of hours. She knows how to enhance a person’s own style rather than force a style on them. A specialist in body shape, she knows what will suit individual body shapes and knows how to help a client understand this. Susan works with today’s fashion, using styles and colours to help her clients accentuate their best features and feel confident.
She loves seeing her clients love their own look... feeling good in their own skin.