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Meeting with Turkuvaz Media Group

IFA Paris - Istanbul Campus Students Meet with Turkuvaz Media Group Dec 2019

This week, as IFA Paris, we created an opportunity for our students to meet with Turkuvaz Media Group which is a highly functioning institution in the sector, with the assistance of our guide and

World Climate Day

World Climate Day: Will Mankind Destroy Itsself? Dec 2019

December 8th was World Day against Climate Change. Initiated by French and Belgian environmental associations, it aims to raise awareness of the consequences of climate change.

Global Recycling Day

Global Recycling Day: is Salvaging the Future of Mankind? Dec 2019

Global Recycling Day was born in the USA in 1994 before becoming global in 2018. It aims to raise awareness and inform on products made out of recycled materials consumption.

Black Friday

Black Friday: When will the Green Revolution take place in the Fashion Industry? Dec 2019

The controversy around Black Friday ran riot this year. More and more voices rise to criticize this commercial operation.

Gwand Sustainable Fashion Festival

Gwand Sustainable Fashion Festival in Collaboration with IFA Paris in July 2020 Dec 2019

A flagship event, a vector of knowledge, an initiator of concrete actions and an incubator: the Gwand festival will organise the Gwand Sustainable Fashion Festival, the first Parisian festival ded

Vide-dressing

November, the Month of Social and Solidarity Economy Dec 2019

Throwing is no longer trendy; fashion knows it all too well.

Warm welcome from Bo Brand lifting

Brand Strategy in Fashion at IFA Paris Istanbul Campus Nov 2019

As IFA Paris, our priority has always been to open and even create the ways for our students to the most leading brands.

Arter Gallery

90 Minutes Art Project at Arter Gallery Nov 2019

At IFA Paris, we are true believers that fashion is a form of art. History shows us great examples of fashion designers working together with famous artists.

Nuit Blanche

IFA Paris rolls out the Red Carpet at Dusk: Nuit Blanche 2019 Nov 2019

Initiated since 2002 in France, « Nuit blanche à Paris » (sleepless night in Paris) invite the public to experiment another cultural and artistic approach by opening the gates of places that are g

Recycle!

Initiatives in Favor of Sustainability to Save our Planet Nov 2019

Facing the ecological emergency, many countries attempt to alert their citizens on the necessity to strongly push forward their mode of consumption.

Shanghai Fashion Week

The State of Fashion in China - Shanghai Fashion Week: The New Fashion Empire Nov 2019

Although Beijing remains the capital of the country, Shanghai has become the fashion capital of the country.

Stockholm Fashion Week

Why did the Swedish Fashion Council cancel Stockholm Fashion Week? Nov 2019

While in France, Paris Fashion Week has just concluded the presentation of its’ highly committed collections, it is another country that has decided to boycott the event in itsm country, in order

Adidas Futurecraft

Future Craft: How the Next Generation of Designers will be Creating Nov 2019

Rapid prototyping and the rise of 3D printers is radically changing the way that the fashion industry operates.

PFW 2019-2020

Paris Fashion Week 2019-2020: Signing a Rebellion Nov 2019

An unquenchable gourmet could embrace the choice to invariably reserve the best for the end....

IFA Paris x The Future of Walking

IFA Paris x The Future of Walking - The London Leg Nov 2019

“What we both loved about the brief was that it was so open, we could take the concept and do what we saw fit without boundaries from creative field, working over a long period of time and fin

Tired Wearables

Tired Wearables: The Challenge with Adorned Fashion Tech Nov 2019

Wearables are finally becoming smoothly integrated into our lives.

Pink October

In October, Fashion Brands Clearly Display their Color... and it is definitely Pink! Oct 2019

Symbolically known as Pink October, the first month of autumn is aimed at raising awareness of breast cancer prevention among the world's population.

The Fashion Pact

The Fashion Pact: Fashion is Committed to Limiting its’ Environmental Impact Oct 2019

August in the Basque Country was not a holiday for everyone.

Alvanon Fit forms

Introducing our new fashion tech partner: Alvanon - Tackling the Subject of Fit Oct 2019

We are excited to announce our partnership with Alvanon, the global innovations company that is shaping the future of fit by helping brands improve their fit to reflect m

Foundry - powered by IFA Paris

Foundry Launches to Usher in a New Wave of Fashion Tech Innovation Oct 2019

We are excited to announce that Foundry powered by International Fashion Academy Paris (IFA Paris) ​opened its' doors on September 23rd 2019 at 18 - 24 Quai de la Marne in Paris’ creative 19​th​ district. Join us for a cocktail and canapés on November 14th from 7pm to celebrate the launch.

French Rugby Jersey

Rugby World Cup: Our Jersey, Our History, Our Country Oct 2019

All oval ball fans are currently living in the Japanese time zone, where the Rugby World Cup is being held.

NShot-Pro Pattern Digitizer

IFA Paris Partners with N-hega Technology - Leaders in Pattern Digitizing Solutions and AI Oct 2019

N-hega Technology is a US based tech company specializing in automatic pattern digitizers with scanners and cameras for CAD/ CAM systems.

Scanatic™ Nuno Fabric scanner

Introducing our new fashion tech partner: Are you curious to know what your avatar looks like? Oct 2019

“Every customer deserves clothes that fit perfectly” says TG3D and we couldn’t agree more.

Back to school

IFA Paris Back to School Update Fall 2019 Sep 2019

The month of September is like an unchanging ritual, marking the start of the new school year.  For more than 30 years, IFA Paris has been training students from all over the world in a number of

Peter Lindbergh

Peter Lindbergh, the Famous Fashion Photographer closes the Album of his Life Sep 2019

Peter Lindbergh had the habit of exhibiting his art in black and white, as a distinctive signature. On September 3rd, 2019 the white was missing.

Peter (middle) in Singapore at TBFI

IFA Paris Partners with The Bridge Fashion Incubator Singapore Sep 2019

We are delighted to announce that we are partnering with The Bridge Fashion Incubator, an initiative of the

Fashion Tech Lab (3D Rendering)

IFA Paris Set to Launch Ground-Breaking Fashion Tech Innovation Lab Autumn 2019 Jul 2019

In Autumn 2019, IFA Paris is set to launch a revolutionary fashion tech innovation lab based at its' Paris campus in the 19th district.

TFW x IFA Paris

The Future of Walking x IFA Paris - Episode 2: Presentation of the Projects Jul 2019

The collaboration between The Future of Walking and IFA Paris continues. The Future of Walking is a London-based start-up business, whose main concern is air quality and how to purify it.

Fashion Show Shanghai 2019

IFA Paris Puts on a Show in Shanghai - Graduation Fashion Show 2019 Jul 2019

The international school of fashion and luxury management IFA Paris invited 300 guests, amongst them many designers and professionals of the fashion industry, to a highly entertaining fash

Rise of the Machines

Rise of the Machines: How Humans and Robots are Uniting to Create the Future of Fashion Jul 2019

From the first sliver of bone used as a needle to sew garments to the invention of the sewing machine, we have always used tools to advance the increasingly complex tasks of clothes-making.

Bensimon sneaker design by Jase King

Bensimon's 40th Anniversary - A Thumbnail Look at Monotony Jun 2019

The all-new quadra hasn't gotten old and continues to attract women all over the world!

IFA Paris x Redress

IFA Paris launches its' Bachelor Fashion Sustainability in Collaboration with NGO Redress Jun 2019

Always on the lookout for new resources to make fashion stakeholders more responsible, IFA Paris is launching a new program.

IFA Paris Fashion Show in Istanbul

IFA Paris Fashion Show Spectacle takes place in Historic Istanbul Jun 2019

On May 28th 2019, the fashion school IFA Paris, with campuses in Paris, Shanghai and Istanbul invited prestigious guests to an exceptional fashion show under the ancient Roman vaults of th

Five Miss China wearing IFA Paris students' designs

IFA Paris dresses five Miss China in Shanghai for the launch of the Club 50 May 2019

The dresses and outfits worn on May 9th 2019 by the 5 Miss China invited at the inauguration ceremony of the Club 50, bringing together 50 Chinese and French business leaders, w

3D printed fashion designs

Haute Couture 2.0 – Bespoke Digital Craft and its' Possibilities May 2019

Technology is injecting a new dynamism and excitement into the glamorous yet staid world of haute couture.

Fashion Tech at IFA Paris

The Disruption of Ambition: Fashion, Technology & Innovation May 2019

Fashion is not just about beautiful clothes and models stalking the runway. It has a huge effect on the entire world of culture, the society around you and the economy.

Tommy Hilfiger Spring Adaptive Collection

The Ever Evolving Fashion Industry is our Society's Mirror May 2019

In the current fashion context, the identity culture is raging.

Peter Saville

IFA Paris’ Art Club: Journey of Discovery on Peter Saville, the Legendary Graphic Designer May 2019

In the early 1980s, between the new-wave style and modernist design, Peter Saville imposed his graphic style in the music industry.

Lil Miquela

Influencing the Fashion Industry: Virtual Beauty vs Physical Beauty Apr 2019

It is no coincidence that IFA Paris has chosen to approach the theme of beauty from a different angle at the next Bachelor in Fa

Fashion Revolution

#whomademyclothes - IFA Paris students on April 20th! Apr 2019

For almost 6 years, the Fashion Revolution movement has been encouraging all players in the fashion industry to be more transparent and to promote the advantages of a more ethical consumption.

Hope Walk Project at OPEN MODE Festival

The Hope Walk Project Wraps up with a Fashion Show at the OPEN MODE Festival Apr 2019

The Hope Walk project ended with a fashion show at the OPEN MODE Festival.

Street photographers at Milan FW

Street Photography - How does this discipline transform asphalt into a permanent red carpet? Apr 2019

For a long time, brands have used every means to stay away from the street in order not to damage their respectable image...

Denim Factory in Xintang, China

Chinese Fashion Industry speeds up its’ Green Revolution Apr 2019

In less than 30 years, China has become the world's second largest economy, pulling millions of people out of poverty. But at what cost?

Students working on fashion tech

Neue Labs at IFA Paris: Reinventing a French Heritage Brand through Technology Mar 2019

From Wednesday 6th to Friday 8th of February, the Neue Labs team was on our Paris Campus to deliver a workshop on Fashion Tech to our 2nd year Bachelor Fashion Des

Farfetch

Luxury and Tech - Examining this Convenient Relationship Mar 2019

The relationships between luxury brands and tech have not always been idyllic, even if more and more of them have finally chosen to invest in it.

Sandra Freiman

Interview with Jean-Marc Chauve, IFA Paris Artistic Director on the 2019 Master in Fashion Design Graduation Show Mar 2019

IFA Paris Artistic Director Jean-Marc Chauve tells us more about preparing for and staging this spectacular event that took place at la Maison des Metallos at the end of January.

TFW x IFA Paris Collaboration

The Future of Walking and IFA Paris Collaborate on Fashion Tech and Sustainable Footwear Design Feb 2019

On January 23rd, second-year students in the Bachelor of Fashion Marketing program at our Paris Campus kicked off our industry collaboration with The Future of Walking, a London-based startup focu

Brands and Graffiti

Brands and Graffiti: When Art and Luxury Come Together Feb 2019

Loving fashion implies knowing how to play with codes and trends.

Fashion Tech: Forecasting Shortage on the Job Market

Fashion Tech: Forecasting Shortage on the Job Market Feb 2019

Yes, the world is changing. Yes, the technological revolution is gradually but definitely engulfing the fashion world. And yes...

2018 IFA Paris Lookbook

IFA Paris Presents its’ 2018 Lookbook: Bachelor in Fashion Design & Technology Jan 2019

The fashion industry has undergone profound upheavals over the past 10 years and must face sometimes contradictory transformations: the growth of e-commerce, the importance of social networks that

Fusalp

IFA Paris Students Collaborate with Fusalp to Imagine the Clothing of Tomorrow Jan 2019

Focusing on new technologies integrated into fashion, IFA Paris is partnering with the Fusalp brand. Our common DNA? Challenging codes and promoting innovation.

Gender fluidity

Is Gender Fluidity in Fashion a New Trend? Jan 2019

They would have us believe that gender fluidity is THE new trend, which was recently detected by sociologists. We are not so sure.... what about Coco Chanel and her boyish haircut in the 1920s?