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Become a Fashion Designer


At a glance

  • Learn all the steps that will help you become a FASHION DESIGNER!
  • This will guide you through the areas of study to set you up for a successful career in the fashion industry.
  • Gain valuable tips from an experienced fashion designer/product developer.


Have you always dreamed of becoming a designer? Imagining your designs walking down the runway? This power session guides you through tips and know-how to make your dreams come to life! From sketches to finished garments, you’ll be able to build a collection from start to finish.

This overview teaches you the specifics associated with starting a collection and promoting yourself as a designer, the design process, the sampling process and preparation for garment manufacturing. You’ll be able to create a professional portfolio to show during interviews. I will also include additional areas of study to help you round out your skill set and add to the longevity of your career as a designer.

What you’ll learn:

  • Brand yourself as a designer
  • Trend forecasting
  • Design process
  • Fashion & Technical illustrations
  • Technical Specification Packages
  • Sampling process
  • Building your portfolio
  • Additional areas of study

Who Should Attend:

  • Anyone interested in fashion
  • People who want to become a fashion designer

Difficulty level:

This power session is targeted for beginners who want to become fashion designers.

About the Instructor:

Known for his creative, diverse side, Donald Procunier looked to Fashion Design as the proper outlet for his talent. He designs collections of great expression that led him to receive awards while studying at Fanshawe College. Since graduating he’s helped to launch new brands ‘Votary Golf’, ‘Lark & Hazel’, ‘Kloche’ and ‘Free Maple’. Gaining valuable experience, he’s perfected his skills in: Concepting, Design & Technical Illustration, Pattern Making and various methods of garment production.

This is a recording of a previously presented, powerpoint-style live-streamed web seminar.

BurdaStyle does not offer any refunds for web seminar recordings. All sales are final. Please contact answers@burdastyle.com if you have any questions about the content of the recording.</b