Specialization diploma in Creation of Collections – evening and bridal wear- 1 year

The year of specialization is a year dedicated to the creation and production of a couture, ceremony, evening or wedding collection.

The teaching is provided through personalized coaching throughout the year.

It concerns

  1. ex Students from fashion design schools wishing to be accompanied in the launch of their activity or brand.

  2. Anyone who wants to launch their own brand or clothing line.

Establishment and diplomas not recognized by the French Community of Belgium.



Help create a first collection of prototypes.

Helping to improve the economic and technical optimization of models

Framing the process of making and producing prototypes:

Pattern making, making canvases, making fabric prototypes.





Assist the creator in the fields of production: searching for a production workshop, obtaining and negotiating quotes, drawing up technical sheets of models

10-step program

10-step program

1 Fabric selection; visit to the main trade shows (Premiere vision fair In Paris etc.)

2 Help with the design of the moodboards of the collection

3 Collection plan, number of silhouettes, type of clothing (blouse, dress, jacket..), accessories

4 Coaching and help to optimize the collection according to the budget and the options selected materials;

5 Establishing a budget for the production of prototypes and selection/validation

6 Making prototypes in canvas and fitting

7 Rectifications, validation and if necessary design of new models

8 Assembly of fabric prototypes (clothes carcasses) for pre-validation of models

9 Fitting, validation corrections.

10 Finalization of fabric prototypes and finalization of technical sheets.



Fill up the applicationform


  1. Attach to the application form a cover letterwritten in French or English outlining the reasons why the candidate chose this area of study, what their expectations are for this training

and what he/she thinks his/her ability to succeed in this area;


2. Attach to the above documents a description of the intended collection: Target audience, relevant markets, number of pieces, budget, etc.


3. Attach a copy of a ID card and a recent photo.


Return the entire file to the following address by mail only:


Lamaisondecouture – Admissions – 211 Auguste Reyers Blvd – 1030 Brussels


Note: Unselected files will not be returned.

Price and conditions

Price and conditions

Tuition fees



3600 euros


Tuition fees can be paid in three installments (October, January and April).

Registration is annual. Any year that has begun is due.

Tuition fees are paid in cash or by transfer upon registration.


For a payment of the entire tuition fee at the time of registration, a discount of 5 % is granted;

Management also reserves the right to change the training schedule at any time.

Classes take place at 211 Boulevard Auguste Reyers, 1030 Brussels.

Tuition includes:

  • Support at trade shows

  • individual coaching at monthly appointments by a confirmed fashion designer

  • Two professional fitting sessions bringing together experts in pattern making, sewing, and style.

  • an expert day on the general design of the collection, pre-moodboards, and fabrics suggestions.

  • an expert day on production and technical sheets

Tuition fees do not include:

The cost of making patterns and canvases of models

The cost of assembling prototypes into fabric.