Louise Bernardi is an Image Consultant with expertise in profiling and personal branding. Personal branding involves distinguishing an individual’s style, physical attributes, and signature colours, and adapting those characteristics to their personality and lifestyle, so they can best express themselves through dress for all occasions and audiences.
Louise owned and managed a retail business for 20 years. She is qualified in Visual Expression; Colour Profiling; Personal Branding; Professional Styling; Applying Make-up; and Men’s Image and Style. She designs and facilitates Colour & Style Workshops, and Corporate Programs.
Louise writes Policy Codes for professional clients on Office Dress, and has designed and implemented uniforms for an organisation with over 500 employees. She has developed an Ambassador Program for senior students on first impressions; wearing their uniform with pride; dressing for a job interview; and building a working wardrobe.
Louise has completed a Bachelor of Business Degree, majoring in Public Relations (PR). PR is the practice of communicating effectively to achieve desired goals. Dressing well and appropriately is its visual equivalent and essential to making a powerful and positive first and lasting impression.
Louise is a volunteer for Dress for Success – a registered charity that outfits disadvantaged women, and participates in their Outreach Program, dressing women in gaol for life beyond.
Louise is the mother of four daughters.