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Your Sewing and Fashion Design Career

Design in fashion is widely recognised as being an essential part of our lives, and Couture is filling the luxury niche market in fashion.

Currently, there is an increasing need for articulate, knowledgeable people with the specialized skills of pattern making, construction, dressmaking, tailoring and the crafts constituent to apparel and accessories that plays a central role within the fashion design process.

For graduates of École Holt Couture the possibilities that are open to them are endless, providing opportunities locally or to pursue work worldwide from local markets to the major fashion capitals of Paris, London, New York and Milan to the emerging runways of Asia, Africa, South America, Eastern Europe and the Middle East.

Career paths, of course, vary depending on a student’s interest. For graduates there are a variety of opportunities within the fashion industry:

  • Couturier,
  • Ladies tailor, men’s tailoring
  • Patternmaking grading
  • Cutter,
  • Sample maker,
  • Designer,
  • Stylist, wardrobe consultant
  • Fashion advisor,
  • Dressmaker,
  • EHC Instructor

Teaching Opportunities

EHC actively supports the future of the Couture fashion industry by encouraging and providing its graduates teaching opportunities within École Holt Couture School of Couture Sewing and Design.