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Fashion Designing

Fashion design is the art of the application of design and aesthetics or natural beauty to clothing and accessories. Fashion design is influenced by cultural and social latitudes, and has varied over time and place. Fashion designers work in a number of ways in designing clothing and accessories. Some work alone or as part of a team. They attempt to satisfy consumer desire for aesthetically designed clothing; and, because of the time required to bring a garment onto the market, must at times anticipate changing consumer tastes

Designing a garment

Fashion designers work in different ways. Some sketch their ideas on paper, while others drape fabric on a dress form. When a designer is completely satisfied with the fit of the toile (or muslin), he or she will consult a professional pattern maker who then makes the finished, working version of the pattern out of card or via a computerized system. The pattern maker's job is very precise and painstaking. The fit of the finished garment depends on their accuracy.
 

Types of fashion
 
Haute couture

Haute couture Until the 1950s, fashion clothing was predominately designed and manufactured on a made-to-measure or haute couture basis (French for high-sewing), with each garment being created for a specific client.

Ready-to-wear
Ready-to-wear clothes are a cross between haute couture and mass market. They are not made for individual customers, but great care is taken in the choice and cut of the fabric. Clothes are made in small quantities to guarantee exclusivity, so they are rather expensive.

Mass market
Currently the fashion industry relies more on mass market sales. The mass market caters for a wide range of customers, producing ready set by the famous names in fashion. They often wait around a season to make sure a style is going to catch on before producing their own versions of the original look. In order to save money and time, they use cheaper fabrics and simpler production techniques which can easily be done by machine.        

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Courses

MBA in Fashion Merchandising & Retail Management (MBA FM&RM)

Degree Program In Fashion & Apparel Designing (B.Sc. FAD)

PG DIPLOMA IN FASHION MARKETING & MERCHANDISING (PGDFMM)

GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN FASHION DESIGNING & MANAGEMENT (GDFDM)

DIPLOMA IN COMPUTER AIDED FASHION DESIGNING (CFD-CAD)

DIPLOMA IN COMPUTER AIDED TEXTILE DESIGNING (CTD-CAD)

DIPLOMA IN CAD VIRTUAL DRAPING & 3D MODELING (DVD)

Fashion Design & Business Management - MBA FD&BM