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Diploma in Fashion Design

Learn how to break into the fashion and design industry in this free online Fashion Design Course.

Publisher: CourseFlix
This free online fashion design diploma course will give you an overview of the history of fashion and how past trends influence today’s market. You will gain practical skills in the areas of design development and study different textile fibres, yarns, and fabric utilised in production including where to source them. You will also study how to construct garments as well as learn how to create, finance, and market a clothing label.
  • Duration

    10-15 Hours
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The world of fashion is constantly growing and very competitive. This free online Diploma Course in Fashion Design will give you clear strategies and skills to help you understand the fashion and design industry from the beginning of an idea, through the process of production, to protecting your brand name and image and finally to launching your design successfully.

The course begins by introducing you to some basic fashion knowledge; it then covers the daily skills and qualifications that every fashion designer should possess. You will gain a comprehensive overview of fashion history from the 19th century through to the present day which is important in predicting future trends. Next, you will learn to arrange mood boards in order to develop your design. You will gain an understanding of textile fibres, yarns and fabrics and where to source them. You will be able to complete patterns, structure garments correctly, and understand the various draping techniques available. Identifying where to source fabrics is key, along with patternmaking, sizing and measuring a garment correctly. Learn how to design a Garment Tech Pack which is critical in the production process and will give you confidence to produce your own clothing label.

By the end of this course, you will understand the various career opportunities that are available to you in the fashion design world, the resources that are accessible to you and how to go about creating, financing and marketing your own clothing label which will set you up to developing your own brand. Start this course today if you enjoy following the hottest design trends, have a passion for clothing and a creative eye - a career in fashion design might be exactly what you have been searching for.

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