The Computer Lab
This fully-equipped lab provides the opportunity for students to explore and learn graphics and digital techniques to present and interpret design ideas. It consists of a variety of services to support CFD’s teaching and learning needs related to computing in fashion design and fashion business management.
As an integral part of the Academic programs, students will develop expertise in the use of relevant software used in the fashion industry. Advanced support for media and design editing, scanners and printing are also available.
The Fashion Lab contains industrial sewing machines, cutting tables and modern ironing tables to enable students to learn the fundamentals of pattern making and stitching.
Expert demonstrations combined with hands-on lab hours provide the necessary guidance and practice needed to master the skills of the fashion trade.
CFD is proud to provide state-of-the-art technology to enhance the creative designs of the students. A laser cutting and engraving machine along with a 3D printer challenge the students to incorporate the latest technology into their designs.
A computerized embroidery machine creates beautiful embellishments on garments and accessories.
We encourage our students as well as emerging designers to visit our innovation lab and become inspired!
The CFD Photography lab contains professional lighting, various backdrops and specialized Nikon cameras to create professional quality photo shoots. Students learn the best techniques for fashion photography within our curriculum.
CFD is happy to support emerging designers by offering them the use of our photography lab to create their look books and photo shoots.
The CFD library contains an extensive collection of Fashion and Business books, magazines, and films as well as access to three comprehensive databases of online resources.
Our full-time librarian is always available to assist faculty and students with their research requirements.LIBRARY