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Fashion Technology

Working with fabrics to cut and create clothes for clients from high-end fashion to the latest store designs high street.

Fashion Technology could be for you if you like:

  • Being creative
  • Using computers
  • Using tools

More about this skill

A strong sense of fashion trends and appreciation of fabrics are two of the core skills of fashion technology.

Whether designers are creating prototypes for mass production or unique bespoke garments for a single client they will be expected to know how to source, buy, and store raw materials and fabrics and then translate designs into wearable clothes for any occasion.


Medallists

WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017

  • Photo of Ping Hu

    Ping Hu

    China
    Gold

  • Photo of Rhany Moreira

    Rhany Moreira

    Brazil
    Silver

  • Photo of ZI-JIN LI

    ZI-JIN LI

    Chinese Taipei
    Bronze

WorldSkills São Paulo 2015

  • Photo of Sh-Ting Chen

    Sh-Ting Chen

    Chinese Taipei
    Gold

  • Photo of Kaio Junio Silva

    Kaio Junio Silva

    Brazil
    Gold

  • Photo of Bihua Chen

    Bihua Chen

    China
    Bronze

WorldSkills Leipzig 2013

  • Photo of Tytti Hongisto

    Tytti Hongisto

    Finland
    Gold

  • Photo of Laurianne MABIT

    Laurianne MABIT

    France
    Silver

  • Photo of YING-TZU LIN

    YING-TZU LIN

    Chinese Taipei
    Bronze

  • Photo of Dominique Nicole Zwygart

    Dominique Nicole Zwygart

    Switzerland
    Bronze


Standards Specification

The WorldSkills Standards Specification specifies the knowledge, understanding and specific skills that underpin international best practice in technical and vocational performance. It should reflect a shared global understanding of what the associated work role(s) or occupation(s) represent for industry and business.