Research in Fashion:

Research is the essence of any design process. It is the initial discovery and collection of ideas, prior to design. It should be a curious experience, an investigation that supports or explores more about a certain subject. This workshop focuses on the elements of research that are vital to fashion design, and then, fashion making. It emphasizes the inspiration, information and creation which research provides, when done right.

What this workshop covers:

– Fashion History
– Research techniques
– Mood boards and sketches
– Fabric and color research
– Drawing
– Portfolio preparation

This workshop is for you if you are:

– Passionate about fashion design and making
– A beginner who wants to explore the world of fashion
– Advanced students hoping to gain a different perspective on fashion research
– Creative individuals who dream of pursuing a career in fashion
– Entrepreneurs who want to launch their own fashion brand

Grading for Receiving Certification:

Participants will receive their certificates of Course or Diploma Completion only if they have:
– Attended 75% of the total hours required
– Completed 75% of the class exercises and take home assignments
– Completed and submitted their final project if any , with approval of the session leader


No previous experience needed for this course.


Up on your registration, you will receive an email with the required material for the course.


For more information and registration, please send us an email to or call us on 01111 6166 11

Book Your Seat

Session leader

Saskia Heilmann


march 18th – March 23rd


Evening session 6:00pm – 9:30pm
Morning session 10:00am-1:30pm


6 sessions


Sunday till Friday
We shall be running 2 courses one in the morning and one in the evening. Participants can choose the more suitable time for them


3800 EGP


KEMET Studios, Greek Campus (Old AUC building), Tahrir

Refund Policy

  • 80% refund of paid amount 10 days before first day of course
  • 50% refund of paid amount 5 days before first day of course
  • 100% nonrefundable 5 days before first day of course

Saskia Heilmann

Saskia Heilmann

Saskia Heilmann is a German Fashion Designer with years of experience in the field. She studied Women’s Wear at the renowned University of Arts in London and went on to found her own fashion label in Germany. She has presented her work at several Fashion Shows, including the 2015 Cat Walk at Bielefeld. Heilmann is also a teacher at the University of Applied Sciences, FH Bielefeld. With a passion for both teaching and fashion, she travels all over the world to pass applied fashion design to anyone who is keen to learn. Don’t miss your chance to gain from her expertise and experience draping differently!