Fashion designers hold an important position in the world of fashion, representing the creative force par excellence in this field. They must be capable designers with an aesthetic sensibility and strong creative flair. Their job is to design and tailor collections, overseeing their technical development, the selection of fabrics and their style coordination, as well as developing innovative ideas and concepts.
The Fashion Design Summer School is designed to introduce students to the fashion world, providing a basic grounding in the design and development of a collection. During the Summer course, students will take an in-depth look at various aspects of this profession, analyze the various phases of the design process, and gain an understanding of the market’s most important trends.
Analysis of Fashion Trends: The up-to-date picture of current trends
Historical research: Explore and exploit past Fashion trends
Creative research: Learn how to find inspiration for designs from art and nature, when travelling, in films and literature.
Fashion Illustration: Fashion design and illustration techniques, figure, proportions, movement, rendering
The planning of a collection: Preliminary lay-out, organisation and development of a Luxury Women's Prêt-à-porter collection,
Research and definition of colour charts, materials, fabrics and finishing
Final Project: Planning of the Final Collection and its launch
Working in a Style department: Creating the Final Collection under guidance of the Art Director selecting
the moodboard and sketches most in line with the theme, deciding on materials, fabrics and technical sheets.