Knitwear I

Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Knitwear I

  • Host University

    Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

  • Location

    Florence, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Art, Fashion, Fashion Design

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This is a course in which students will familiarize themselves with the knitwear world and will be introduced to a general knowledges of knitwear styles through examples of fashion designers and the use of technical instruments and methods of knitting. Emphasis is placed on learning standard draping and pattern making practices in the knitwear industry and on industrial methods to develop knit designs, together with learning the design aspects of different yarn types, the color, the fabric structure and analyzing the fashion trends in knitwear.

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