• Tailored for ages 14-19
  • 18 - 27 July 2019 (10 days)
  • Residential and non-residential options
  • Additional extras available
  • Fees starting from £1,733 for non-residential and £2,750 for residential (all inclusive)

Based in Kensington and Chelsea College in fully equipped studios with industry experts and tutors from design, manufacture and merchandising, you’ll learn how to:

  • Research and use various design development methods
  • Complete a fashion brief based on a current designer/brand
  • Complete projects based on the exhibitions we visit
  • Draw fashion illustrations
  • Utilise trend forecasting within your design
  • Create mood boards and learn why designers use them
  • Drape on the stand using luxury fabrics
  • 3D pattern cutting masterclass
  • Build your fabric knowledge base
  • Pattern cut and construct a garment using specialist techniques

Visit exciting exhibitions and talks:

  • Fashion exhibitions and museums such as the Fashion & Textile Museum, the V&A and Saatchi Gallery
  • Harrods experience to see their ‘superbrands’
  • Talks from fashion industry experts
  • Fashion history talk
  • A fashion education, careers and CV talk
  • Exclusive fashion tours such as Central Saint Martins, a prestigious fashion university

Our Fashion Luxe programme also features:

  • Mayfair boutiques and galleries (London’s famous Bond Street and Dover Street)
  • The Berkeley for afternoon tea (Prêt-à-Portea)
  • Harrods experience to include ‘superbrands’, food hall and light meal
  • Farm Girl Cafe
  • Lunch at a nearby on-trend restaurant

After a fun-packed 10 days, you’ll take home:

  • Design development sheets
  • A sketchbook bursting with creativity
  • A fashion diary with insider knowledge and exhibition literature
  • Your own mood boards
  • Unique patterns made by you-
  • Observational fashion illustrations
  • Fashion quizzes
  • An experimental garment made by yourself from your capsule collection
  • The Summer Fashion School London tote bag full of goodies
  • A certificate of completion
  • International friends and unforgettable memories!

Additional optional extras

  • Lunch: £200 per student
  • Studio room at Lightfoot Hall: £200 per student (not sharing with another student)
  • Afternoon Tea at Harrods: £63 per student
  • Gatwick Airport arrival/departure transfer with chaperone (via Gatwick Express train) £38 per student one way or £73 per student return
  • Heathrow Airport arrival/departure transfer without chaperone (via Addison Lee): £68 per student one way or £136 per student return

Subject to minor changes

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Last updated January 10, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
July 18, 2019
10 days
1,733 GBP
non-residential | £2,750: residential (all inclusive)
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July 18, 2019
End Date
July 27, 2019
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