This two week fashion design tour will take you on an amazing journey through fashion and design in London. Attend classes at the London College of Fashion, meet with UK fashion students and industry experts, take part in fashion design workshops and develop your design skills through creative interactive sessions. Go behind the scenes at prestigious colleges and visit iconic UK company’s stores and sites to discover how the UK’s fashion industry works. This fantastic 13 day tour is a must for anyone with a passion for fashion.
Welcome to London! Meet your tour manager and start with an introduction to your 13 day Fashion programme.
Discover London, for your fashion orientation, and learn about the city as a global fashion capital. Pass by sites, attractions and buildings which have hosted shows for London Fashion Week. See the royal palaces, the lions in Trafalgar Square, Tower Bridge and the most famous clock in the world, Big Ben.
Spend a full day studying at the London College of Fashion, part of the University of Arts, London, and the only college in Britain to specialise in fashion education, research and consultancy.
Learn from London College of Fashion tutors, and through this class discover how to design a styling set. Take part in a lecture on latest London Trends.
Spend the afternoon researching case studies on 3 British fashion brands. Visit the flagship stores for each brand accompanied by your London College of Fashion tutor.
This morning spend the day learning about branding and customer profiling for a leading industry lecturer. Following on from yesterday, choose one of the three British brands to complete your project. Part of the project includes creating design and mood boards for your brands 2016 collection.
Discuss and reflect your findings from the past 2 days and debate with fellow students your thoughts and opinions on the British Fashion Industry.
Day 3 starts with a visit to London art and textile shops to collate research for your project. Each student will then produce upto 10 designs for their chosen brand for a Spring Summer 2016 collection. Present your designs to the group discussing what influenced the designs and your though process.
Introduction to UK fashion history. Participate in a private guided tour of the V & A's world renowned fashion collection which covers changing shapes and tastes in style, from beautiful 17th-century fashions to contemporary, cutting-edge designs and haute couture. The collection also includes accessories such as jewellery, gloves and handbags
Visit to the Natural History Museum, full of hundreds of exciting, interactive exhibits in one of London's most beautiful landmark buildings.
Meet with student(s) or former students of the London School of fashion for an interactive session on the latest trends and what life is like studying in a foreign city.
Follow the process of creating a costume design at the National Theatre, from initial sketches to realisation of the design.
Explore the backstage life of the National Theatre, following in the footsteps of the greatest actors and directors of the last 35 years.
Spend time exploring the Tate Modern, London’s iconic art gallery housing the UK's collection of modern and contemporary art from 1900 to the present day.
Make notes on your findings from the day and debate your finding with fellow students.
Suitable for students aged 15 - 17 years old
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Typically £1,545 per person based on the following terms and conditions
Suitable for students aged 15 – 17 years old
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