Melanie Matar

Fashion Stylist
Portfolio website

Passionate about choosing and coordinating editorial outfits for models/talents in photo shoots orvideo shoots, having high organization skills, attention to details, and an excellent eye for trends. With more than 4 years of experience seeking a position as a Fashion Stylist orVisual Merchandiser.

Previous Brands
Jamaloukicon-Seaside Arena
Jamalouki Magazine
Work Experience
Fashion & Beauty Coordinator/Stylist
Jan ‘21 - Now
Jamalouki Magazine

Achievements/Tasks Handling all Fashion & Beauty shoots; creating HMU mood boards, reaching out to international brands and showing up on set whether shoots are happening in Beirut and/or Dubai. In charge ofthe weekly beauty product review posted on social; selecting products and dividing them among our editors to share their reviews as tried and tested. Involved in monthly editorial meetings with the editor-in-chief and the editors to prepare the content of every month.

Stage and Backstage Coordinator
Jun ‘19 - Jun ‘19
Jamaloukicon-Seaside Arena

TheFashion&BeautyFestival Achievements/Tasks Encharge of music and lights. Encharge ofthe models and the run order ofthe event. Managed the shows.

Stylist for Jamalouki.net and YouTube channel
Jan ‘19 - Now

Achievements/Tasks Discussing ideas, topics and exchanging thoughts with editors & video team regarding all upcoming shoots. Select looks prior shooting days. Styling the looks on set.

Assistant Stylist
Jan ‘19 - Dec ‘20
Jamalouki Magazine

Achievements/Tasks Involved in meetings with the Art director to agree on concept & location of shoots, pick talent/model. Contact international & local brands to loan samples and create hair/makeup mood boards. Assist in managing looks on set throughout the whole shooting process. Involved in monthly editorial meetings with the editor-in-chief, the stylist and the editors to prepare the content of every month.

English - Fluent
Arabic - Native
French - Work Proficiency
Education & Training
‘18 - ‘18
M.A Fashion Communication And Styling
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
‘13 - ‘17
B.A Design And Applied Arts
Virginia Beach, VA, USA