To pursue a career in VM you have to be creative, passionate about design, have commercial understanding and be hard-working. In addition, you have to stay up-to-date on the latest trends in the industry, as well as those of fashion, social, political and economic.

Visual merchandising is one of the few professions where you get to learn a whole lot of different skills from related, yet diverse professions. Once you have mastered the art of VM, you will be able to create hairstyles, apply wallpaper, style a mannequin in the season’s hottest fashion, plan a launch and create show-stopping window displays that convert a walk-by shopper into a walk-in customer.