A few frequently asked questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I choose Forty-Eight 10 as opposed to anyone else?
Forty-Eight 10 has a team of talented

  • Style and Image Consultants
  • Marketing and Brand Professionals
  • Business and Career Development Consultants
  • Social Media Strategist
  • Web and Graphic Designers
  • Photographers
  • Hair Stylists
  • Make-up Artists
  • Dermatologist

We offer a unique service for anyone regardless of your budget or location. We have a detailed and extensive knowledge of the shops and boutiques that are online and offline that works within your budget to advise and help you to choose those items that will make you look good and feel great. Our media and design team is fully capable to meet your digital needs.

The service is of the highest quality. We are always here for all our clients. We believe the quality of our service is second to none.

I don’t live in a large city. Can I still use your services?
Of course you can. We have virtual consultants that can still assist you in developing your style, image and brand.

I prefer high street to designer shops. Can you still help me?
We certainly can. We will shop with your budget in mind and help you find value for money. We make sure we get a good capsule wardrobe using the agreed shopping budget.

What experience does your team have?
All the Consultants have worked within their respected industries. They all have their professional degrees, diplomas and certifications with vast experience and are easy-going, friendly experts. They also have clients from all different walks of life and will make anyone feel at ease.

Are there any hidden charges?
No, what you see is what you get, all our travel expenses are included in the price (some remote areas may incur a charge, please check). A fifty percent deposit is required before the day to secure the booking and the remainder is made payable 7 days prior to your appointment. A 7 day notice period is required for cancellation, after which the deposit/fee becomes non-refundable.

Can I pay by credit card?
At this moment we only receive PayPal payments or e-transfers after initial deposit. On the day of your personal boutique experience, your clothing pieces can be paid at site.

Could I have my hair and make-up done too?
You can add on any service such as a hair restyle or makeup application or lesson to your day. Please Contact Us for more information.

I can never find anything to suit my shape. How do I know you can?
We have clients of all shapes and sizes and we have always been successful in fulfilling our clients’ requirements. Our Style and Image Consultants are always shopping for clients of all different shapes and sizes on a daily basis and you’ll be surprised what they’ll achieve for your specific needs.

How will I know if I will get along with my Consultant and how will they know what suits me?
All our Consultants have clients from all different walks of life and can instantly build up a rapport with you whilst also contemplating what to do with your look. All packages are designed so you will have fun while you learn a lot about your style and what suits you. You will also have an opportunity to speak to your consultant before your day so that you both get to know each other better. Finally, after meeting you, the consultant is able to decide on clothes that suit you and also which clothes fit into your lifestyle and brand.

I’d like to have a Consultant look through my wardrobe but I feel embarrassed to show them what I have.
The Consultants are here to help and not to judge. What may seem like a pile of unworn clothes to you might be the basis of some great outfits. This is a very valuable part of the process as many clients are surprised to see how many complete outfits your consultants puts together before leaving the home.

What should I set aside for a shopping budget?
We often get asked this question and the answer is that we can shop on a very small budget to an unlimited amount. What we do at Forty-Eight 10 is try and educate everyone to show you what suits you, without the pressure of buying. Whatever your budget you can be sure that you will get the best items available and will come away with a capsule wardrobe that can be mixed and matched together.

I'm not big or have time for social media, how do I know what to do?
No worries! Our Social Media Strategists will do the research for your industries and tell you what’s the most effective platform for your position title, goals and industry. They will also share tools that will make your social media life easier and fun.

I don't think I need help with my Style and Image, can I just use your personal branding services
At Forty-Eight 10 we believe that your style and image is definitely part of your personal brand and vice versa. In order to see and receive the same exceptional results of our past and current clients we highly encourage the full process. Don’t worry though! We ensure that your style, image and brand is authentic to who you are and what you believe.
Is this therapy?
LOL Sorry! We’re not therapist. Although, our services are transformational emotionally, physically and financially we don’t sit you down on a couch and walk you down memory lane. We simply take all your talents and skills, discover your message and package it in a beautiful box. You then are positioned for the next amazing opportunity that your future employer, clients or customers will find irresistible. Why? Because you are in your best, happiest and authentic state.