GDFD (Fashion Design)

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GDFD (Fashion Design)

Graduate Diploma in Fashion Design. Optional certification from the Las Vegas Fashion Council.

While to the lay person, fashion is simply a glamorous field replete with models & gossip, it is a part of the huge garment industry - India's largest private sector employer & forex earner. Multinationals, export houses and fashion companies are recruiting designers for diverse roles.

Eligibility - + 2 / PU and above

Duration - 1 years

Syllabus

FASHION DESIGNING

  • Languages and Conventions
  • Optic illusions and Style Lines
  • Body Silhouettes and Anatomy, Photo Analysis
  • Techniques of Sketching men, women and kids
  • Fabric Selection
  • Harmony and Theory of Colours
  • Fashion Accessories

PATTERN MAKING THEORY

  • Necessities and Precautions of Pattern Making
  • Human Body Lengths
  • Eight Head Theory
  • Body Silhouettes and Anatomy, Photo, Analysis
  • Techniques of sketching men, women and kids
  • Techniques of sewing
  • Traditional stitches and Embroidery

MERCHANDISING

  • Marketing, Pre-buying Activity and Market Analysis
  • Forecasting, Entrepreneurs Skills
  • Role of Obsolesence
  • Flowcharts of Assurance
  • Merchandising of Fabrics and Embellishments
  • Production Machinery

TEXTILES

  • Terminology of Textiles
  • Historical Background
  • Cotton,Linen, Skill, Wool, Rayon, Nylon, Acetate, Acrylic, Lycra, Jute, Hemp
  • Yarn and its Counts
  • Twists and Textures, Woven and Non Woven Fabrics
  • Basics Weaves, Figure Weaves, Pile Weaves
  • Knitting and Bonding
  • Braiding,Netting
  • Bleaching, Calendaring, Embossing and Glazing

PATTERN MAKING PRACTICALS

  • Constructing Blocks
  • Stitching and Drafting

FASHION MANAGEMENT THEORY

  • Stress Analysis
  • Role of Advertising Agencies
  • Media and Public Relations, Personal Relationship Skill and Self Presentation