Students who have completed GCE (O/L) and/or GCE (A/L) and willing to seek a position in the fashion industry.
Introduction to the fashion business, the role of a designer and process of fashion designing
Research and interpret ongoing fashion trends, visual research
Conduct store walks and analyzes garments for fabrication, cut, detailing, finishes and manufacturing processes.
Collect all research data into a design journal/visual diary/sketchbook.
Drawing mark-making exercises, deconstructing and design development.
Collating appropriate fabrics, Basic knowledge on fabric types, and fabric development techniques
Mood boards and color
Alter design features on basic styles to create new designs
Create basic manual patterns for basic garments
Explore garment making techniques and produce samples
Assignments – 40% (Continuous Assessment) and Final Project/Examination – 60%
Wednesdays (9 am-4 pm)