The subject aims to inculcate technical and creative skills required for handcraft tailoring, couture-inspired fashion and contemporary design for the modern wardrobe. Tradition and Technology both play an equal part in the course.
Technical Fashion Illustrations
This subject combines technical expertise with conceptual thinking, students learn through a variety of media, considering both the creative core and the progressive peripheries of fashion.
Creative Surfaces and Textiles
The students will be introduced to the various textile surface embellishment techniques used in industries to enhance the look of the garments/ fabric.
World Costumes and Textiles
In this subject the students will be encouraged to look back into the past in order to shape the future, by researching historical genre of draping, accessorizing and beautification of the body.
The importance of fabric knowledge will be developed using independent research and the evaluation of fabric properties to enable students to select appropriate materials in relation to their quality, performance, characteristics and design intentions. This subject also intends to develop an application of technical skills using creative drape practices.