Training in 2 years.
Required qualities: hand intelligence, logic, speed, precision, good vision of space.
Admission: Advanced level
Place limited to 6 students
A mandatory internship of at least 4 months is required at the end of the2nd year.
Examination and jury in June(1st year) and September(2nd year).
Establishment and diplomas not recognised by the French Community of Belgium
The Luxury and Haute Couture special programme is designed to allow experienced seamstresses and pattern makers to go even further in the excellence of their creations, both in terms of pattern-making and sewing; Admission to this study program is conditional upon passing an admission test. It takes place over one year, during two half-days per week only.
L’admission à ce programme d’étude est conditionné à la réussite d’une test d’admission. Il se déroule sur un an, au cours de deux demi-journées par semaine seulement.
Within the patternmaking and draping workshop, students carry out model studies of canvases or calicots, in standard size or bespokefor those who wish to deepen their knowledge of tailor-made. They learn howto conduct fittings and torectify patterns.
Within the sewing workshop, students carry out projects focused on learning specific techniques related to the use of different textiles.
The fabrics used within the program are provided by the school and chosen from the best suppliers; they are exclusively high end natural fibers haute couture fabrics;
Students who wish to do so can participate in the 1st vision intervantional fabric fair in Paris February 2023.
Le programme est organisé autour de deux ateliers de 4h chacun.
A workshop – Haute Couture – focused on the assembly of imposed technical models
A workshop – Styling, patternmaking and draping– focused on the design, and the realization by draping or flat cutting of complex clothes.
Below is the indicative programme for 2022/2023
In the 1st quarter, the program will review Haute Couture techniques applied to rigid materials such as satin duchesse, taffetas, shantung, organza…
In the 2nd trimester, the program will review techniques in liaison withtulle, beaded tulle, embroidered tulle – and lace (cutting, applications, inlays etc.)
In the 3rd quarter, the program will encompass the universe of flouusing crepe type of fabric such as crepe of china, silk heavy crepe, Moroccan crepe etc.
As well as the work of drapery, using fluid fabrics
L’atelier de moulage et patronage se concentre sur la réalisation d’études de modèles de robes du soir et de robes de mariée
In the 1st trimester, studies of models of evening dresses and wedding dresses around the long dress in fluid fabric
In the 2nd trimester, the large evening dress and / wedding dress in large volume (rigid fabrics, open fabrics such as lace or tulle or embroidered / beaded fabrics)
in the 3rd quarter, The bustier dress and the evening and ceremony tailoring.
Back to school: Early JANUARY 2023 – End of courses: DECEMBER 2023
Tuition fees are 4.800 EUR per year (4.500 + 300 EUR registration fee)
They are to be settled as follows: