FD 332 – Global Fashion Houses

Course lecturer :

Sherihan Megahed

Course assistant :

Course objectives :

– Emphasis on the essential role of fashion Designer. – Discover Global Fashion Designer identity and philosophy. – Discover local Fashion Designer identity and philosophy. – Understand how Fashion acts as cultural indicators and expressions of identity. – Learn the history of some Fashion Designers and how culture influences them and affected their creation. – Explore global fashion houses and their requirement and standards of work aspects. – Understand the Chamber Syndicale de la Haute Couture Membership rules. – Know all the factors affecting Fashion trends.

Course description :

This unit covers local and international Fashion designers identity and philosophy. And give students the opportunity to know the nature of work in global fashion houses and their requirement and standards of work aspects. As well As Membership rules of the Chamber Syndicale de la Haute Couture. They will be also able to know all the factors affecting Fashion trends and How to analyze global and local fashion designers work according to the houses point of view and philosophy

Course assessment :

Interactive learning 10 Creativity & Presentation Quality 10 Following Fashion Designer Philosophy and identity 10 Mid Term Exam 10 Final Exam 60 Total 100

Recommended text books :

 Alicia Kennedy & Emily Banis Stoehrer & Jay Calderin, Fashion design Referenced, Rockport Publishers , USA, 2013  Arianna Piazza, Fashion150: 150 years /150 Designers, Laurence King Publishing, Uk, 2016  Burke, S, Fashion artist: drawing techniques to portfolio presentation, Burke Publishing, Norwich, UK, 2006  Davies, H, Fashion Designers Sketchbooks, Laurence King Publishers, UK, 2010.  Donovan, B, Advanced fashion Drawing: Lifestyle Illustration, Laurence King Publishers, UK,2012  Kiper, A, Fashion Illustration: Inspiration and Technique, David and Charles, 2011  Suhner, A, Technical Drawing for Fashion Design, Pepin Press,2012  Szkutnicka, B, Flats: Technical Drawing for Fashion, Laurence King Publishers, UK, 2010.

Recommended refrences :

• https://www.weconnectfashion.com/ • http://www.Vogue.co.uk/ • http://www.fashion-era.com/ • https://fhcm.paris/en/the-federation/