Rachel Balzarini is a freelance Fashion Stylist & Art Director born in Queens, NY - She graduated from Parsons with a BFA and also studied at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago and The Accademia Italiana in Italy. Growing up with a very mixed fashion background and working creative roles with brands like MaxMara, Pucci, Burberry, Vivienne Tam, Helmut Lang and Margiela…Rachel’s innate sense of style, mixture of cultures and industry knowledge give her an undeniable edge. She is meticulous, innovative, playful and draws inspiration from people, art, travel & her personal experiences. After working in design & visual merchandising, she launched her full-time styling career with Bandier in 2015. She was responsible for creating and growing the company’s visual fitness/fashion aesthetic from the ground up, working in-house as a stylist, producer and other creative roles. In her career now as a freelancer, Rachel has worked with various top models and has assisted stylists Carlos Nazario, Tom Van Dorpe, Carrie Weidner, Roel Schagen, & Freddie Leiba to name a few. She believes the most important thing to represent in her work is true diversity and spreading all cultures in unity. 



Michael Donovan / Tiago Chediak / Idan Barzani / Franco Schicke / Jeff Thibodeau / Anthony Amadeo / Peter Wise / Masakazu Kurihara / Nikolai Studio / Tiffany Nicholson / Kimberly Capriotti / Hadriel Gonzalez / Dario Calmese / Nick Onken / Jay Sullivan / Stacey Boge / Ben Shaul / Steven Patenaude / Chris Hunt


Philippine Tatler / Glassbook / Cake / HUF / The NY Times / Vulkan / Lucy's / Squeeze / Desnudo


Hayden Hoyl/Dave Vollucci


Prismsport / Alala / Peloton Cycle / Addition Elle / Echo New York / Jo+Jax / Grand Central Publishing / Paintbucket Nails