Fashion Luxe (14 - 19 year olds) - Summer 2019 Programme

Through a combination of years experience and listening to our students feedback, we've extended our course to include more highlights and opportunities for our 14-19 year old students to get to know their fashion family. In addition, there's a larger focus on experimental design and pattern cutting whilst building their fabric knowledge. Students will be given a comprehensive view of the fashion industry through exclusive trips, tours, talks from industry experts and masterclasses. Find out more on our website.

Fashion Luxe (14 - 19 year olds) - Summer 2019 Programme

About this event

Starts: Thursday 18 July 2019 12:00 PM

Ends: Saturday 27 July 2019 5:00 PM

At: Chelsea, SW3

Organised by: The Summer Fashion School London

We’re going all out on this programme and will be adding new things in the coming weeks!

You will learn how to:

  • Research and use various design development methods
  • Complete a fashion brief based on a current designer/brand
  • Complete projects based on the exhibitions we visit
  • Draw fashion illustrations
  • Utilise trend forecasting within your design
  • Create mood boards and learn why designers use them
  • Drape on the stand using luxury fabrics
  • 3D pattern cutting masterclass
  • Build your fabric knowledge base
  • Pattern cut and construct a garment using specialist techniques

You will visit:

  • Fashion exhibitions and museums such as the Fashion & Textile Museum, the V&A and the Saatchi Gallery
  • Mayfair boutiques and galleries (London’s famous Bond Street and Dover Street)
  • The Berkeley for afternoon tea (Prêt-à-Portea)
  • Harrods experience to include ‘superbrands’, food hall and light meal
  • Brunch at The Ivy
  • Farm Girl Cafe
  • Lunch at a nearby on-trend restaurant
  • Fashion history talk
  • A fashion education, careers and CV talk
  • Talks from industry experts
  • Exclusive fashion tours such as Central Saint Martins, a prestigious fashion university

You will leave with:

  • Design development sheets
  • A sketchbook bursting with creativity
  • A fashion diary with insider knowledge and exhibition literature
  • Your own mood boards
  • Observational fashion illustrations
  • Fashion quizzes
  • Unique patterns made by you
  • An experimental garment made by yourself from your capsule collection
  • The Summer Fashion School London tote bag full of goodies!
  • A certificate of completion
  • International friends and unforgettable memories!

Subject to minor changes


The Summer Fashion School London

The Summer Fashion School London

Want to learn about fashion? Want to make your own designs? Based in Chelsea, SW3 we offer 10-19 year olds fantastic high-end intensive residential and non-residential fashion programmes designed to give you a real insight into what the fashion industry is all about. We have a vibrant team with a wealth of experience in fashion plus guest industry expert speakers.

Recent posts by this author

View more posts by The Summer Fashion School London


Post A Comment

You must be signed in to post a comment. Click here to sign in now

You might also like

Artist Workshop with collage artist and curator Annete Sagal

Artist Workshop with collage artist and curator Annete Sagal

by Arts Award on Voice

Read now