Michiko is an industry expert in the world of fashion and television. She is a stylist to the stars.
Michiko began her career as a make up artist, costume designer and a stylist on major advertising campaigns and fashion shoots, in Australia.
For several years Michiko was based in Sydney at Network Ten working on all the shows before becoming the Wardrobe and Make up Supervisor for top rating shows such as Australian Idol and the ARIA music awards.
She has styled many high profile celebrities in both Australia and New Zealand including Delta Goodrem, Olivia Newton-John, Kelly Clarkson, Nicole Scherzinger, Marcia Hines and John Mayer, to name a few, and has created many looks for red-carpet events - one of her fashion specialities.
After returning to Auckland Michiko spent 6 years working as the Head of the Make up and Wardrobe Department at TVNZ and has only recently left this position to go freelance again, which had opened many exciting new opportunities, including her new venture with Makeover Masters as the stylist/designer for Fashion DIY.
"The key to my success is that I really love what I do."