PSA Founder, Author & Keynote Speaker
One of Australia’s most sought after personal stylists and early pioneers to bring personal styling to the everyday Australian, Cindy Newstead has carried out over 7,500 personal consultations over the last 17 years and has provided inspiration and motivation to men and women from all walks of life across Australia and beyond. Cindy is a well-known trainer for SME and large worldwide corporations, providing training in style, etiquette and often presents company incentive and special event styling workshops. Cindy also trains many Australian Retailers instore and at events. Her impeccable skills as a stylist are enhanced by her qualifications as a certified colour consultant, an NLP Master Practitioner and is the founder and head facilitator of Australia’s finest and most respected styling academy where she has trained and mentored over 500 successful personal stylists. Cindy is also the creator and presenter of the bi-annual Style Review runway, a real-world fashion parade designed to help inspire the every day person to embrace their shape and own their style with confidence and move forward in their lives with positivity and passion. She is also the author of “You Are More Than Just Your Bits” a book that helps people with the emotional issues that surround their appearance while helping them through their style challenges to find a style that suits their personality, body shape and lifestyle. In 2013, Cindy was selected as the official stylist for Chadstone: The Fashion Capital the largest shopping centre in the southern hemisphere, renowned for only working with the best of Australian an international talent. In 2015, Cindy established the first and only privately-owned store front styling suite in a major Australian shopping centre and holds workshops, personal consultations and courses within the fully equipped styling and make up studio. Cindy mentors and leads a team of 20 Stylists and employees under the Style With Cindy banner, the largest personal styling company in Australia servicing clients across four of Australia’s largest Cities. Frequently called on by the Australian fashion media for commentary on the latest trends and styling advice and together with her skills as an inspiring keynote speaker with a practical and energetic approach, has earned her a reputation as Australia’s most friendly and inspiring personal stylist and image consultant.Cindy is a mother of four as well as stepmother to four, so she can well appreciate the logistics and expense involved in raising a family, juggling a career and the many relationships that go with this, while at the same time still looking and feeling great.