Introduction to Accessory Design
Accessories are no longer an afterthought. They have become a basic and essential part in all brands’ collections. Every company has its accessory design department, and this aspect is given as much attention as any other, being, in many cases, what generate the highest income of a company.
Nowadays, accessories have create a personal look, defining and adding personality, even more than clothes.
This course is an introduction to the different aspects of the accessories world, and the student will learn to design a bag and shoe collection.
The course has been prepared for design students and professionals and, in general, at all those who are interested in this subject.
- To introduce the student to the world of accessories, to analyze them thoroughly throughout history, current affairs, brands, production systems, materials, families….
- To prepare each student to design a coherent and compact, well balanced bag and shoe collection with personality.
Historical introduction to accessories: bags and shoes
Designers and outstanding companies
Creative and technical process
Materials and colour chart choice
Flat drawing design
Bag and/or shoe customization
Introduction to bag and shoe making
Function of style in the creation of a look
The whole creative and technical process of a collection will be developed, from its planning and development to the making of the production technical data.