Fashion design is the art of applying design principles to items of clothing and accessories. It is heavily influenced by constantly changing cultural trends, and directly combines practical skills with artistic and creative talent. Fashion designing courses prepare students for careers in the fashion and textiles industry. As a fashion design student, you’ll discover how to work with established design principles and techniques to develop your own unique style. You’ll also learn the ins and outs of how the fashion industry works, allowing you to pursue career options in a multitude of areas, from specialised design through to product development and merchandising.