While many people have a natural flair for fashion, much of the industry is developed through ongoing education and experience. Even famous designers and retailers had to start at the beginning learning proper technique and gaining business saavy.
Stratford's Fashions Merchandising and Design course offers fundamental knowledge on everything from design, styling, textiles, and color, as well as the importance of publicity, production, and administration.
Whether you have an interest in how to become a stylist, designer or administrator of everything from haute couture to every day essentials, Stratford's program is the perfect place to start!
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the number of jobs for fashion designers is projected to increase by 3% through 2024.
A fashion merchandising and design salary can vary depending on the place of employment, educational attainment, and the specific duties performed.
If you love design, be sure to also check out our Sewing and Dressmaking course