Training & Workshop

OBJECTIVE & FOCUS

The course that aims at acquiring knowledge and at researching the materials lasts one week and focuses on the explanation of the various production techniques  for the luxury items sector. The specialization offered is very important as it aims at creating a designer with basic skills on materials and production techniques to allow him/her to make the right choises in the collection creation phase.

INTRODUCTION

A full immersion course the first part of which focuses on the main production techniques and on the industrialization methods of the luxury sector. The second part of the course will take place outside the classroom by visiting a number of companies each leader in its sector, where the student can experience first hand the production reality and the process that brings his future idea to life.

The course si aimed at young designers who already have a working experience in the fashion world but also to young students who want to further their knowledge. The course is intensive and caters for a limited numbers of students so as facilitate and maximize learning both in class and during the visit.

THE COURSE IS AIMED TO

Designers who already have a working experience in the fashion world. Students who want to further and deepen their knowledge.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Definition and explanation of the main materials used to produce a luxury item; in-depth theoretical study in the classroom of the creation phases of the main elements and accessories: leather, fabric, metals, intermediate production techniques and main industrialization methods. Guided visits to producing companies to view the procedure first hand with skilled operators.

PREMIÈRE VISION PARIS 7 – 9 FEBRUARY 2017

With the aim to promote their courses, LMW Luxury Materials Workshop joins at PREMiÈRE ViSiON Paris, to offer complimentary information to PV’s visitor, focused on the knowledge of materials used to make leather goods and footwear; an intensive version of LMW’ training courses offered to the leading fashion houses and labels.

  1. All about leather, a fundamental element of style and creation
  2. Alligator leather: a precious materials, a passionate materials
  3. Decorative techniques that drive creativity
  4. Scaling-up artisanal savoir-faire
  5. Metals and types of treatments
  6. Galvanisation and a close-up on Zamac