Educator Luncheons & Campus Tours

During the academic year, FIDM invites educators for a campus visit to experience the campus facilities and technology, hear fabulous speakers, learn about FIDM and enjoy lunch with other educators. Click here to find out more.

DEBUT Runway Show & Educators Day

FIDM’s annual Educators Day in March is an informative, entertaining, and inspiring event for educators filled with speakers, FIDM and industry updates, learning experiences, shopping, dining, and the spectacular DEBUT Runway Show.

Shop the Mart

Once a month, the California Market Center in the Fashion District of downtown Los Angeles opens its doors to the public. Let FIDM give you the inside tips on how to shop the mart, look for the upcoming fashion trends, and get extra discounts. Click here to find out more.

FIDM Open House

Held several times a year on all four campuses, the Open House is a great way to experience the creative and inspiring campus vibe and find out what it’s like to be a student at FIDM. Students, alumni, and Admissions Advisors are available to answer questions.

DEBUT Runway Show

Students and educators can attend the exciting DEBUT Runway Show held yearly at the Barker Hangar to view the collections of FIDM’s graduating Advanced Fashion Design and Theatre Costume Design students.

FIDM Visits Texas, Washington, and Arizona

FIDM presents an annual event in Texas, Washington, and Arizona where prospective students can find out about FIDM’s majors and accredited degree programs, talk with FIDM Grads, see a video of the DEBUT Runway show, and learn about FIDM from the experts. Click here to find out more.

FIDM Representatives Visit High Schools & Colleges Nationwide

FIDM Representatives visit high schools and colleges across the United States to meet with students. To find out when FIDM Representatives will be in a location near you, check the section in the FIDM Event Calendar for College Fairs & Related Events in Your City.

FIDM Museum & Galleries Exhibitions

The FIDM Museum hosts a variety of fashion and entertainment exhibitions throughout the year, including its renowned Art of Motion Picture Costume Design exhibition. For your ongoing enjoyment, the FIDM Museum Blog showcases selected garments and accessories from the Museum’s fabulous collection and occasionally features behind-the-scenes glimpses of museum life.

3 Days of Fashion

Each summer, FIDM’s four campuses offer an educational program for high school students called 3 Days of Fashion. Students from across the United States participate in hands-on workshops and learn about fashion career options.

Sew Like a Designer

In this workshop, students learn basic sewing with a professional twist as we guide them through the process of making a skirt. At the end of the workshop, they have a finished skirt incorporating some of their design ideas. Click here to find out more.

Pattern Drafting & Contemporary Trends

In this one-day workshop students use the FIDM Library resources to identify fashion trends, then draft a skirt, and adapt the pattern to incorporate their design sensibilities. Click here to find out more.

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