Welcome to the
Maryland Center of Fashion Design
We pride ourselves on providing a limitless education for those
who want to learn more about fashion and design.
Our school offers basic classes for those just starting out…
through advanced courses which teach the art of couture.
No matter your current skill level, we have a course designed specifically for you.
Do you love to sew?
Do you have a passion for fashion design?
Do you long to turn the fashion dreams
& fantasies in your mind into reality?
Your search is over!
Learn to create beautiful custom clothing using generations-old processes & techniques
as well as updated techniques used in the industry today.
The Academy of Custom Couture and Design is offering
Beginner Couturier 1
Beginner Couturier 2
Pattern making and Pattern Design, a 14-week program
Advanced Couturier, an intense 14-week program in the couture arts
Basic and Advanced Draping
Haute Couture Design Process
Introduction to Needlework and Embroidery
Introduction to Haute Couture
Fashion Sketching and Collage
Fashion 411: Introduction to Fashion Styling
We welcome you to explore the possibilities, visit us during our Open House or simply schedule a private appointment.
Express your passion!
Perfect Your Fashion Design & Couture Skills
When you have the creative urge within you, it will always be bursting to get out,
and this is a chance to hone a creative skill that can become a satisfying career
In short, we want students to discover a love for the art of custom couture…
The tiny hand stitched details, the techniques that make a collar sit just so, and the perfectly sewn seam to ensure just the right fit.
We teach these skills and offers guidance for students wanting to open their own design businesses,
assist other designers and tailors, or just enjoy the fine art of couture.