This subject will expose the students to the basics of design and the fundamentals of fashion and design theories. Students will learn to understand and appreciate design by exploring and applying the various elements and principles of design including color interaction and their attributes. The study of different elements and principles of design along with fashion forecasting will be an integral part of this course to build a strong foundation.
Textiles are the basic raw materials for apparel, the objective of this course is to provide detailed knowledge about fibers, yarns, fabrics and the processes and methods involved in the construction of textiles.
Elementary Tailoring Techniques
Students will be introduced to the techniques and basic construction details for women and kids clothing of different age groups from infant to teenagers. The study of pattern making and garment construction techniques for kids and women clothing will form the basis of this course.
Fashion Figure Drawing
This subject forms the foundation of fashion designer’s work as it helps a designer to come up with original ideas. Students will be introduced to the basic kids and female illustrations and use of different drawing tools and mediums of color. This course will help the students to develop an understanding of figure proportions of kids and women.
Indian Art and Appreciation
This subject aims to inculcate an awareness and appreciation of art, culture and clothing of different states of India.
In this subject the students will understand about different techniques used to enhance fabric. This course will help the students learn different types of machine and hand embroideries.
Study and Structure of Apparel Industry
Students will get knowledge about the structure of apparel industry. The study of role, function and importance of different departments of an apparel industry will form the basis of this course.
Technical Fashion Sketches
Students will learn to illustrate male and female croquis. The study of stylized croquis will form the basis of this course.
Drafting and Pattern Making
In this subject the students will learn pattern development and various draping styles for men and women.
Advance Tailoring Techniques
The study of construction of women and men clothing will form the basis of this course.
Textiles and Embroidery
Students will learn about Indian Traditional Textiles- embroideries, their motifs and techniques.
The subject exposes the students to the various processes involved in design development and also the basics of research and their tools.
In this subject the students will be introduced to couture art and expression of fine soft dressmaking with an understanding of high end draping.
Creative Embroideries and Embellishments
It is very important for a fashion designer to have good understanding of embroidery, embellishment and manipulation techniques from around the globe, helping them to create innovative and contemporary textiles.
Decorative Fabrics & Materials
The aim of the subject is to provide knowledge about different decorative fabrics, materials and techniques used for making garments. Also about the fabrics & techniques that are used by various designers for Couture Tailoring.
Fashion Concept and Design Development
Fashion Concept & Design Development introduces the students to the complete preliminaries of portfolio development step by step. The course aims to teach all skills and knowledge that go into making of a professional designer.
Retail Marketing and Visual Merchandising
The aim of the subject is to enable students to appreciate the unique aspects and concepts of marketing, retail marketing and visual merchandising. It focuses attention on apparel business giving a thorough knowledge of merchandising.
Care Renovation and Finishing of Textiles
The subject aims to inculcate awareness about finishes and care techniques for different types of textiles.
Promotional Product Development
Products or services will not be sold unless people are told about them. So, in this subject the students will be introduced to the steps for creating an effective brand identity, and developing product insights, exploration processes of promotions and more.