AP 243 — Haute Couture Decorative Techniques and Embellishments

2.5 credits; 1 lecture and 3 lab hours

Expands knowledge of the couture by exploring various decorative techniques. Learn how to hand bead and apply rocailles, sequins, pearls, and faux gems on different types of fabrics. Create embellishments such as flowers and frog closures from fabric and ribbons, hand embroider original designs, and learn the arts of quilting, cartridge pleating, and trapunto.
Prerequisite(s): AP 242 or approval of chairperson.

Haute Couture (HEGIS 5012)

http://catalog.fitnyc.edu/undergraduate/credit-certificates/haute-couture/

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