Fashion Accessories Design

Master - Madrid

The large firms in the fashion sector now devote a large part of their resources to producing accessories and second lines, as a way of positioning their brand and obtaining large sales profits. Accessories have become objects of desire and real icons with their own name. Undoubtedly, the fashion industry has already become aware of the need to have highly qualified professionals to develop these lines and satisfy the demand of the international market. 
Develop all your creative potential through an exploration of the various stages of one of the most exclusive areas in the world of fashion. This master's degree will help you to stimulate your creative interest and your ability to become a professional specialising in the field of jewellery, bags and footwear design.

  • Credits
    60
  • Start date
    October 2017
  • Duration
    9 months
  • Attendance
    evening
  • Language
    Spanish

Goals
• Train professionals capable of positioning themselves in the market as accessory designers (bags, footwear and jewellery)
• Learn the technical aspects of an industrial and craft production process, in order to be able to investigate and experiment with materials during the design and development of an accessories collection.
• Introduction to craft techniques and the quality of the materials, as well as the appliqués and fittings used in the manufacture of accessories.
• Introduction to the different manufacturing tools used to make prototypes in wax and other materials, such as the use of moulds with silicone, metal casting and prototyping by 3D printer.
• Learn about all aspects of launching an accessories collection, from the production of a product to its distribution and communication.
• Show how to present an accessory brand through a personalised discourse, giving the products a differential value in order to be able to compete in the market.

Professional Opportunities
• Footwear designer  
• Bag designer
• Jewellery designer
• Head of the design department of an accessories company
• Designer in a department of a brand in the accessories area
• Brand consultant or freelance consultant

Dates and Schedule
October 2017 - June 2018
19.00-22.30 h (Mon to Fri, 3 to 5 days per week)