Fashion Studio

  • Intake: March, July, October

  • Total Duration:
    • Foundation of Fashion 96 hours
    • Textile Technology 60 hours
    • Foundation of Draping & pattern making 100 hours
  • Tuition Fee: Paris €4,500, Shanghai ¥30,000
  • Language: English or French
  • Award: Professional Certificate delivered by IFA Paris



  • Module 1 : drawing figure    24 hours

6 units to learn how to draw a woman figure from the basic skills to the creation and personalization of your own figure

  • Module 2 : product + technical drawing    24 hours

6 units to learn the vocabulary of fashion, to recognize and describe a garment, and to learn the basic skills of technical drawing

  • Module 3 : color    24 hours

6 units to learn all about colors, how to create the right color palette and to develop a collection with a successful color balance

  • Module 4 : inspiration and creativity   24 hours

6 units containing a project leading to the process of illustrating an idea and developing a creative vision



  • Module 1 : textile theory    20 hours

Guide to fibers, material making methods and uses of typical used materials, casual clothing and accessories
Knowledge recorded within individually crafted fabric book to be used as reference for future modules

  • Module 2 : creative fabric    20 hours

Fabric experimentation and manipulation for the garment construction
Techniques of knitting, printing, dying and embroidery to help create fabrics

  • Module 3 : creative fabric collection    20 hours

Personal collection using creative fabrics, and basic garment
Building a concept, searching for inspiration, developing ideas, realization of a personal garment to be produced with a creative fabric



  • Module1 : the base 20 hours

Mannequin measurements techniques, first draping, techniques of stitching

  • Module2 : the skirts (basic and flare) 20 hours

Volume and ease requirement for a straight skirt
Dart placement and amount for bodice
Toile finalizing with pinning and presentation on the mannequin
Flares skirt making & making a skirt with dart-slit and waistband in fabric

  • Module3 : the dresses 1 (yoke dress) 20 hours

Volume and ease requirement for a provided design
Dart placement and amount for a dress, draping yoke for a dress
Toile finalizing with right pinning, presentation on a mannequin
Dress basic making in fabric, sleeve with gathers, neck facing, hem

  • Module 4 : the shirts (a-line volume) 20 hours

Draping and adjustment of a loosely fitting A line shirt
Sleeve and collar making, toile with pinning, presentation on mannequin
Shirt in fabric sleeve sample with shirt placket and cuff with button
Two piece collar, tracing of pattern pieces of the shirt, order of stitching

  • Module 5 : personal project 20 hours

Design of a shirt, skirt or dress, learning of a construction plan
Asses and decisions on design lines, volumes, lengths, process of production

Each module can be chosen as a standalone program.


Fashion Studio total fee: 4,500 Eur

Fee for each module:

- Foundation of Fashion (96 hours)  - 2,000 Eur

- Textile Technology (60 hours) - 1,500 Eur

- Foundation of Draping & Pattern Making (100 hours) - 2,000 Eur



Fashion Studio total fee: 30,000 RMB

Fee for each module:

- Foundation of Fashion (96 hours)  - 21,888 RMB

- Textile Technology (60 hours) - 12,000 RMB

- Foundation of Draping & Pattern Making (100 hours) - 21,888 RMB