Fashion Design is the art of applying design and aesthetics to clothing and accessories. The Fashion Designer is influenced by cultural and social attitudes that vary from place to place; this makes the designer capable to interpret the environment and to transform it into the creative process of design.Our fashion design students will be able to create different collections with their own style, in order for them to develop their ideas and criteria. The fashion designer is able to fulfill the marketing demands, that’swhy they must intuitively know what to offer to the fashion market. Today, most clothing is designed for the mass-market, especially casual and every-day (prêt-à-porter) wear.
Who Is a Fashion Designer?
Nowadays the Fashion Designer does not solely design or plan a collection. Due to their fashion intuitive, they are able to predict future market demands. In order to achieve this demand, our students will learn how to express their creativity and imagination, they will learn about the basis of drawing and illustration, as well as the coloring and rendering techniques. Through this long process, the student will be able to realize a wide variety of drawings and different types of collections; knowledge and experience that will give the student the necessary tools and skills to develop a Collection and a Portfolio.
Fashion Designer Responsibilities
Since clothing is one of many ways to express and communicate ourselves, the designer must have the ability to create different styles in order to fulfill marketing demands, and to embody their personal style through clothing and accessories. Fashion designers must be familiar with aesthetical values as well as being aware of the latest fabric trends.
Generally the Fashion Designer works either as freelancer or as an employee for a fashion house. Their main responsibility is to create a collection, and to work with the marketing and production team, also manage and coordinate each step needed to launch the final product. The Fashion Designer works in collaboration with the consulting studios, where they must be in contact with, the prototype production, the quality control and the mass-production and commercial areas. They also work with traders, stylists and warehouses. The fashion designer works in collaboration with the consulting studios, the commercial areas and the product and prototype factories, supervising the quality control for mass production industry.
Location: Jakarta – Milan (MILAN 1+1)
Location: Jakarta – Milan (Milan Enrichment Program)