Fashion Design: Design your Capsule Collection.
Summer and Winter courses - Milan
Start date: June 2017
Duration: 4 weeks
This course introduces the multifaceted industry that is fashion design.
Students will cover a wide range of subjects such as fashion history, trend research and techniques while developing skills such as drawing, patternmaking and tailoring techniques in order to complete a garment as their final course project
Learning Outcomes: Demonstrate mastery of theoretical and practical knowledge of fashion design through the collaborative group project; Identify and discuss current trends and leaders in the Italian fashion industry; Employ the standard research methods, key concepts and tools necessary to develop a “collection project” based on the chosen “concept” and “target”; Demonstrate through drawings and designs competence in fashion drawing and tailoring lab techniques through the transformation of creative expression into a finished garment; Collaborate as part of a team international group of students in the formulation, realization and completion of the final project; Use the creative process in order to carry out specific project goals.
Topics Covered: History of fashion; The concept of trend and Milan ground research; Intro to collection project; Fashion drawing; Pattern making and tailoring techniques; Technology of materials.
It is no coincidence that our school was born in Milan, drawing the inspiration for its teaching methods from the know-how, the thinking and the innovation so typical of Milan hinterland and its history.
Art, science, industry and finance are the cultures at the root of this city pragmatism and of its creative and entrepreneurial spirit.