Located in critically acclaimed South Norwalk, CT, the New England Fashion+Design Association's curriculum draws on both the deep rich traditions perfected in European Couture Houses and as well from contemporary design techniques. Provides students a fresh, hip industry current fashion experience and brings fashion to life.
Adult Fashion Lab workshops
Offers a hands-on industry experience, each fashion lab session offers students an opportunity to stimulate, grow and express their inner fashion-creative genius. Workshops in Pattern Making, Draping, Sewing, Fashion Illustration and Fashion Design are offered in convenient evening and weekend sessions.
Junior Design Academy
Developed by fashion design professionals and supported by a strong curriculum, this course helps young designers build a portfolio for their future fashion endeavors. These are fashion making methods for young designers who are just beginning their fashion journey, a great opportunity to acquire necessary skills or to build their own portfolio to apply to college.
Fashion Lab After school
Our after school program is open from ages 7 and up and offered in 5 week sessions two days a week, or for the real enthusiasts - unlimited sessions per season.
...is Connecticut's only day camp for youth ages 11-19 teaching fashion design. Each four hour session of NEF+DA's Fashion Lab is project oriented, allowing students to complete their week of Fashion Lab camp with their own finished fashion design projects. Instructors from the best NYC Fashion Colleges.
The Fashion Incubator Program
Intensive Fashion program designed to prepare participants for a future in fashion design. This program provides participants an opportunity to gain the foundational skills and sensibilities needed to pursue a fashion education that is solid and enjoyable.
Check our monthly workshops:
Pattern making, Draping, Fashion Illustration, as well as Certifications in Fashion Styling.