Hello, now in Florence there is Pitti Uomo, one of the biggest international fashion exhibition in the world.
One of our students, Francis from USA, who just finished his Master… [Read more]
Today we follow the work of a Fashion Design student, who has been stuck for about 2 weeks in the creation of her collection. The rose pattern that she had inserted was a bit too common, so she search… [Read more]
In this lesson, students will learn the process of attaching paper tapes over the wooden last (in Italian it is called “Forma”) and to draw design on it. The tape is elastic, specifically made for sho… [Read more]
Today, each of us is going to learn the process of Photoshop.
First, we are going to make the most basic design of plaids.
We open the scanned plaid design image drawn by pencil with Photoshop, then… [Read more]
The second week of the program is focused on exploring the concept of combination: how to combine clothes with accessories and how to combine the upper and lower parts of the outfit, taking inspiratio… [Read more]
Recently it’s getting a bit cooler out there, you feel it’s time to wear long-sleeved cardigans or wrap yourself up in something warm.
I love this time of the year! While during the summer peo… [Read more]
Buongiorno a tutti! The summer hot days are over and the autumn vibe is in the air already.
When I think about autumn in Florence… I remember the taste of “Schiacciata con uva” (Florentine grape brea… [Read more]
From 19 April 2013 to 31 May 2014, Salvatore Ferragamo Museum
in Florence is hosting a new and important exhibition, “The Amazing
Shoemaker – Fairy Tales and Legends about Shoes and Shoemakers”.
The … [Read more]
This week I want to introduce: Textile Design!
Textiles are an important part of our daily lives. From our homes, cars, public transport to the fashion we wear. Colour, pattern o… [Read more]
Hello, how are you?
Here are more photos from last week's students' exhibition during the
Florence Design Week.
Florence Design Week is an international event, in which the whole city of
Floren… [Read more]