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Footwear Pattern Cutting, Short Course

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 5 days
London, United Kingdom
For beginners or students with some relevant experience, this shoe pattern course fills a gap between footwear design courses and shoe-making courses. This practical and inspirational course is perfect for anyone wishing to take their first steps towards a professional career in the footwear industry.
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Beginners. You should have an interest in the subject area and a desire to learn but no previous experience is required.Your course place is confirmed once you have booked online or via the phone using a credit or debit card. There is no deadline for booking. Places are offered on a first come, first served basis, and all courses have a maximum number of students. We suggest you book early to avoid disappointment.London College of Fashion joined forces with the world-renowned Cordwainers College in 2000, forming a union of unique specialist expertise in footwear and accessories. This collaboration has broadened LCF’s portfolio of specialist courses and since its formation has trained some of London’s most interesting shoe designers.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 5 days
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Footwear pattern cutting techniques, producing forms, standards and sectional patterns
  • Last measurements
  • Foot measurements
  • Size conversions
  • Footwear components and fittings
  • Properties of different upper materials
  • Different types of edge finish and seams
  • Assembling samples and finished uppers from patterns

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

In order to fully participate in the practical exercises please bring the following materials/equipment to the first class:

  • HB pencils
  • Eraser
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Roll of masking tape (1 inch wide)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 450 GBP per year and a duration of 5 days.
  • National

    450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 450 GBP per year and a duration of 5 days.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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