About Fashion Design

Picture 3 - Study Fashion Design“I don’t design clothes, I design dreams” – Ralph Lauren

Fashion Designing is the art of application of design and beauty to clothing & accessories. A career in fashion is both exciting and challenging while being ever changing.

In our 2 year full time course at Xela we take our students through the process of conceptualising designs, and making them a reality. Our syllabus includes fashion illustration, technical drawing, pattern drafting & manipulation, garment construction, history of fashion, textiles, accessories & styling.

Our graduates are able work world wide with their qualification and can be found in careers such as

  • retail environments,
  • window dressing,
  • merchandising,
  • stylist,
  • fashion co-ordinators,
  • trend forecasters,
  • designer for large corporations or ready to wear or bespoke tailoring.