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Demystifying Fashion Forecasting

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Chelsea, Manhattan
227 W 27th St
Btwn W 27th & W 26th St
New York, New York 10001
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Jamie Ross

What you'll learn in this fashion class:

Train your eyes to recognize fashion cycles from a fashion-forecasting insider in this stimulating workshop. Discover how colors evolve and trends are tracked, and how market leaders gather, evaluate, and use substantive phenomena to create and select products for design and retailing. Students will use this information to create a moodboard presenting a mini-forecast to be shared with the class during the last session.

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  • Check room postings in the lobby of Marvin Feldman Center (27th Street between 7th and 8th Avenue), by security (please tell security where you're going. 
  • Bring your order form to show.), or call the day of class for room locations: 212-217-8741 or 212-217-3334.

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Continuing and Professional Studies Refund Policy:

Courses canceled 24 business hours in advance can be fully refunded. Courses that have 2 sessions has 25% refund after first session. Courses that have 3 sessions has 50% refund after first session; No refund after second session. Courses that have 4 sessions will have 50% refund after first session and 25% refund after second session and no refund after third session. Courses that have 5 or more sessions has 75% refund after first session, 50% after second session and 25% after third session and no refund after fourth session.

Please note that there are no makeup sessions and it is highly recommended students attend all sessions of classes they sign up for. They are short, intensive courses and missing one day is missing a lot. 


Precollege Programs Refund Policy:

The $15 registration fee is not refundable.

The refund period ends prior to the second scheduled session of the class, in accordance with the following:

FIT Precollege Programs canceled the course due to low enrollment :
100% including registration fee


Withdrawal prior to the last day of registration :
100% exclusive of registration fee

Withdrawal prior to first day of class:
75% exclusive of registration fee

Withdrawal prior to second day of class:
50% exclusive of registration fee

Withdrawal thereafter:
No refund

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Demystifying Fashion Forecasting
Reviewed by maria b. on 1/25/2020
Loved this class! If this is something you’re interested in then you will get a lot out of this. Professor was so sweet and knowledgeable. The class flew by! I wish there was more time!
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