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Margo K.

Nationality: Russia
Course: Fashion Design
Program: Short Course
Period: May 29, 2023 –Jul. 21, 2023

Hello! My name is Margo Kokovina. I am a fashion designer. I am specializing on innovative materials for clothes and accessories and sustainable manufacturing process of creating collections. This winter I finished my Master`s course of Fashion design in Russia and come to Academia Riaci to archive new professional experience in clothes and accessories design. My aim is to create collection based on my customers` needs with knowledge of high-quality Italian techniques of sewing and planning of wardrobe elements in capsule. Development of the partnership with Italian manufactures on professional exhibitions: ITMA 2023, Pitti Filati 2023, Milanounica 2023. Searching of materials on famous factories and Italian stocks for collection production during the 2 months course.

Jul. 28, 2023 | Posted in Reports, Fashion Design , | Tags:, Reporter: Margo K. | Course: Fashion Design

Fashion Design Short Course (n3) – margo-k

This lesson was dedicated to little important details that can be valuable for my customer. We analyzed fashion magazines such as ZOOM on fashion trends. Tried to find individual way to express nature interpretation in fashion.
More exact ideas for functionality of my accessories: thoughts of regular use of each bag. Occasions where we can take each item.
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Cuttings of first models in Adobe Illustrator to begin sewing process of the first samples.
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First samples of bags. How to enrich each item with decorations, functional elements, brand identity.
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Focus on brand identity label illustration. Sampling on the paper sizes and colors.
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Pantone colors for the main brand identity and main colors of the collection. Matching colors with materials of Russian suppliers.
Final view on sample models. Enrichment with leather details.

Working on professional cuttings for the first samples to second samples creation.

Finalization of working process. Paying attention to further steps for the collection.
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