in New York City
Who is This trip For?
Students interested in pursuing fashion ( designers, buyers, merchandisers, styling, blogging etc)
Students who need and want to work with English speaking clients
Students who want to work internationally
Anyone that loves fashion and wants to understand fashion trends in ENGLISH and get insights into the fashion industry
Fashion influencers, bloggers or any person interested in talking about fashion in English
TRip Details & Benefits
Fashion Fundamentals was founded with one central mission in mind: creating memories that will last a lifetime.
We bring together participants from all walks of life for meaningful experiences learning the English language
in New York City year after year.
Our immersive programs provide unique opportunities for personal growth and business opportunities and development, but always leave room for plenty of fun.
Topics covered in our language college in the morning start with;
Working in Fashion, Fashion careers, Garment Construction, Production, Creating a brand, Promotion, Public relations (bloggers, influencers, English for social media) and Experiential Retail.
The afternoon is filled with professional industry visits that all help students work towards practicing real language progress in this specialized field.
Our Fashion Fundamentals Trip incites a zest for learning and exploration, and participants leave feeling fulfilled and inspired. Ready to take part in the action?
Come join us for your next adventure.
WHAT IS INCLUDED?
The fee includes:
Direct flight Milan or Rome - NYCJFK transfers by private shuttle bus
Esta (valid permit to enter the united states )
20-hour English language course (Monday / Friday; entrance test,
Industry visits and all tours
All museum visits
certificate of attendance, teaching material, welcome event)
Accommodation in hotel / college in New York City
dinner with prepaid card (3 dinners in typical American restaurant)
Health and luggage insurance
Emergency number 24 hours a day on site and for Italy
Afternoon activities with games, culture and conversation in English
24-hour tutoring and guidance on extra activities:
Complete health and flight insurance COMPLETE and ALL INCLUSIVE Possible
Accompaniment and tutoring of students directly from Florence
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED:
lunches and dinners (for the exception of 2 group dinners out)
you will be able to:
Learn the vocabulary of fashion
Easily understand global fashion trends
Be able to express your creativity
Communicate like a fashion expert and talk with industry professionals every afternoon for practice
Build confidence to talk to international clients
Improve confidence and fluency when using English in a professional capacity Focus on your personal learning goals
Find out more about the NYC fashion industry and create networking opportunities for internships
Apply language skills tp real world situations within a defined range of contexts
Express ideas effectively and communicate information appropriately and grammatically accurately using a range of language skills
Recognize and respect different global perspectives
Example classroom study program in New York City:
9-13 Theory 20-hour English language course (Monday to Friday morning; entrance test, certificate of attendance, teaching material, welcome event) at our partner college in Manhattan New York.
The daily focus on the English language includes aspects related to the world of fashion such as: Monday: Fashion Styling, Accessories, Hair & Make Up Tuesday: sewing and fashion Wednesday: shopping and retail merchandising, brand management Thursday: Fashion Branding, Fashion Photography / Technology and design Friday: journalism, PR and blog / Social & Digital Marketing Example of a study program outside New York City: 14-18 (+ eventisera) Students are given the opportunity to learn the language in the real world of New fashion York and practice the language by speaking with emerging designers and having a privileged view of trends and even fashion forecasts: the main landmarks of the area will be explored, including the Fashion Walk of Fame, showrooms and factories.
The live experiences will consolidate the theoretical ones: going from the best design schools to fabrics and shops, to production sites and even to professionals in the sector, it will be possible to understand how garments are produced, from concept to final product, by visiting pattern makers, factories, showroom and catwalks.
Private tour - led by curators of famous fashion exhibitions - to the best museums of New York. MET, New York Historic Society, Whitney, Fashion Institute of Technology Museum Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, Exploration of fashion “places”:
Soho, NYC Garment District and some of the best boutiques. Visit of New York City showrooms, pop-up shops and fashion markets
Visit of Milk Studio, Hat Factory and Parsons School of design Afternoon and evening speakers may include representatives of brands such as Supreme, Marchesa, Open Ceremony, Glossier, Coach, Macy's, LVHM Celine, Barney's NY, Dolce & Gabbana, Lord & Taylor, referents of the most prominent fashion magazines, style bloggers, influencers, fashion photographers and more.