Latest Past Events

Gerber Accumark 3-Day Course for Beginners

The Gerber Accumark digital pattern making course for beginners takes place at the Fashion Technology Academy, Unit 13/14 Crusader Estate, 167 Hermitage Road, London N4 1LZ, over three-days. The 15-hour course will provide learners with the skills required for today’s fashion production workplace and is led by Ben Cooper, an industry experienced tutor. Previous Gerber learner Emily said: “I used...


Optitex 2D & 3D – 3 Day Course

Take your 2D pattern cutting skills a step further with innovative Optitex technology. This software is not only excellent for pattern making but 3D rendering and garment manipulation on avatars. Visualise and adapt design and construction without the need for physical sample making, Optitex provides a cost effective and time efficient alternative for the garment...


Free Sewing Masterclasses

We are hosting a series of weekly sewing masterclasses at the FC Designer Collective shop on Fonthill Road, on Wednesday’s – 12th, 19th and 26th January, these sessions are free for all Islington residents. For non-Islington residents these masterclasses are available at £40 plus VAT, please contact: Each 2-hour masterclass is led by our...