Fashion students are putting the final touches to their garments in prepartion of the photoshoot. Peter Jensen, a noted fashion photographer, agreed to shoot the grad’s collections. With the help of professional makeup artists and hair stylists, this day has all halmarks of a Vogue magazine photo session. Everyone is excited. It is the first [...]
Surface design students have been silk-screening their own designs onto fabrics to create interesting patterns and colour combinations. First they create or choose an image they find interesting. Once an image is hand painted onto a screen or a transparency is imprinted onto the screen, the magic begins! Fabric is placed down on a solid [...]
Fashion student Ning Hao and Department Head Deanna Devitt represented UFV at Télio – Canada’s Breakthrough Designers Competition.
Ning Hao was one of 25 finalist from 485 submissions chosen to compete in Télio Canada’s Breakthrough Designers Competition during Montreal Fashion Week. Fashion students across Canada take part in this yearly competition. Each year a theme is chosen to reflect the season’s upcoming trends. This year’s theme for Fall/Winter 2013 was “Overexposed”, a [...]
Everyone is welcome to attend an Information Session hosted by the Fashion Design Department. It is being held on Thursday, February, 21st, 2013. Abbotsford Campus Room D102. 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Come and see the fashion studios, see student works, and learn how to apply. Portfolio requirements will also be discussed. Bring family and [...]
Knits are all the rage now and with the skills you will learn in this course, you will create your own one-of-a-kind garments. Register for this exciting course and bring out the knit designer in you! By using a knitting machine you can bring your designs to life quickly and with great ease. Here is an opportunity to [...]
Students completed sample lengths of their discharge printing. They used a variety of mediums to selectively remove colour from fabric and then, added colour and designs. The next step is to create a garment from the yardage they created. Each student has chosen fabric specific to the finished garment they plan to sew. The [...]
Surface design students are learning how to discharge print. Bleach is applied to dyed fabric to white or lighten a fabric. Once the colour has been removed, a dye impervious to the bleaching agent is applied either by hand or with a block to create interesting patterns and designs.
Come to the fashion department to see the display windows celebrating Halloween. Garments in the windows are made from unconventional materials. You will see dresses made from CD disks, wine labels and wine corks, nylons, twist ties and many other materials used to create unique garments. Ghoulish and Gorgeous!
Télio Competition – Canada’s Breakthrough Designers 2013 Congratulations to Ning Hao, chosen as one of the top 25 finalists to showcase her design on the runway at Montreal Fashion Week– one of Canada’s most prominent fashion events. Selected from over 144 sketches submitted nationwide, Ning has earned an all expenses paid trip to Montreal where [...]
Are you interested in learning how to start your fashion career as a UFV fashion student? Learn about our program, career options and view fashion facilities and equipment. Get your questions answered. Everyone is welcome!
- Fashion Grad’s Photo-shoot Day April 8, 2013
- Surface Design students learn silk-screening techniques March 27, 2013
- Fashion student Ning Hao and Department Head Deanna Devitt represented UFV at Télio – Canada’s Breakthrough Designers Competition. February 20, 2013
- Information Session Thursday, February 21st, 2013 February 6, 2013
- Calling all Knit Designers November 21, 2012
- UFV Fashion students make the cut in national design | Qiqee Designs: [...] a number of options including design and pro...
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- Silke: Great camp! Loved making the prints and t-shirts. ...
- April: Fashion Camp was a blast! I had so much fun making...
- Jessica Bate: This has been really fun and a great experience! L...