Key Information

  • IFA Paris is a certified FEDE Institution
  • Duration: 2 weeks (76 hours)
  • Language: English
  • Campuses: Paris, Istanbul, Online
  • Next intakes: Oct. 2022, July 2023
  • Application fee: €50
  • Tuition fee:
    Paris €1,800
    Istanbul €1,800
    Online €800

Introduction

Module Structure

  • 76 hours total:
    • Textile Technology (12 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

    • Fabric Book (12 hours):

    Making of a fabric book composed of different fabric types

    • Fabric Experimentation (20 hours):

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

    • Creative Fabric Collection (32 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

Admission Requirements

Fee Structure

Paris & Istanbul:
Tuition Fee: €1,800

Online:
Tuition fee: €800

Early bird discount (10%) for tuition fee payments processed at least 7 months in advance of the program start date.

What is included in the fee:

  • Microsoft Office Pack
  • Access to IFA’s Online Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Course Material
  • Lectures

What is not included in the fees:

  • Expenses related to module specific materials (ex: purchase of fabrics, future boards…etc)
  • Printing and photocopying costs
  • Production costs related to prototyping such as tracing paper, toile, fabrics, trimmings

Material Requirements (Online)

  • Color Pencils, Paint
  • Sketchbook
  • A recent computer with a recent operating system
  • A good internet connection
  • An up-to-date web browser. (It would be advisable to ensure you have access to two separate web browsers)
  • Microphone & Headphones (a headset with microphone/headphones is recommended)
  • Webcam