The course introduce the students to fashion design in the modern era, and gives a full immersion in theories and techniques of the clothing profession

Course Description

Our summer school is aimed at people who want to get a better knowledge of Fashion and Apparel Design, and who possibly would be interested in continuing their studies in the fashion industry. In this course, the participants gets introduced to a mixture of short theoretical and practical modules that will give them a clear overview of the industry, its opportunities and the basic technical skills required to succeed.

The course includes the exploration of the essential disciplines of fashion and clothing design, from composition analysis to processing and execution of design techniques that can create silhouette. In addition, the participants learn about specific basic skills that includes the development of patterns, cutting, sewing and draping. Furthermore the course focuses on the creative phases of the design process such study (research) and concept, design and execution of a mini collection and the development of a basic pattern and a prototype.

Our courses are presented in a relaxed atmosphere, which encouraged students involvement. Feedback is important, and the instructors are always ready to answer any questions.


  • Development of collage.
  • Design Process.
  • Development of sketching and technical drawings.
  • Fashion Drawing and coloring.
  • Materials Science (Teaching of various textiles).
  • Teaching in basic pattern cutting.
  • Sewing in stout/other material.


There will be thorough and individual instruction for all course participants. The course ends with a course certificate.

The course takes place at the school’s address Badstuestræde 1, 1209 Copenhagen.

If you have any questions regarding the course, please contact us at (+45) 33 13 09 26 between 9.00 and 14.30 all weekdays.


Anne Sofie Madsen

René Gurskov


4. July - 22. July 2022

Course Days

Monday - Friday


9.00 - 14.30


5400 DKK


The course fee is DKK 5.400,00 excluding materials.

Enrol by filling out the registration form on the right side. Thereafter, a confirmation will be sent by mail or phone within a few days. Registration can also happen by phone (+45) 33130926 between the hours of 9:00 to 14:00 all weekdays.

Other Payment Methods

Payments for SAFD can be made via bank transfer to the school account in Nordea:

Reg No. 2191
Account No. 0102 303083

Remember to state participant name on your deposit.

Regarding payments from abroad, use the following:

IBAN: DK9220000102303083


Unless otherwise stated in the course description, cancellation and refund of the course fee can be accepted until 14 days before the course begins. After this the registration is binding and the fee is not refundable. If a course, contrary to expectations can’t be established, the total course fee will be refunded.