As an accessory designer you will be designing accessories such as jewellery, footwears, scarves,belts, hats, handbags etc with the use of your creativity in order to create novel ideas and designs for various accessories.
An accessory designer will create and design products such as jewellery, shoes, hats, belts, scarves etc. using their skills, creativity and knowledge.They will be working on sketches and patterns of design, Production of prototypes of accessories, and styling products with different outfits
There is no need of choosing a particular stream at +2 level to go for accessory designing course.
You can make use of craft and drawing classes, available at school. You can go for designing workshops and participate in competitions at school level and improve your skills.
The common course offered at the UG level in this field is B.Sc. Fashion Designing or B. Des. Accessory Designing. The duration of the course will be 3-4 years.
There are 1-2 year diploma courses available in fashion Designing or accessory designing.
After completing a Bachelor's in designing you can go for Master’s in accessory designing. You can either go for M Des. Accessory designing or Master’s in luxury accessory design and Management. The course will have two years as duration.
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Accessory designers need to be highly creative to come up with new and exclusive designs for various accessory items
Good skills in the use of computer aided processes and software like CAD is essential for accessories design.
Good communication skills are required to deal with the clients and understand the demands and to convey specifications to production team.
Accessory designers need to pay good attention to detail as they have to work with different materials and according to different specifications
To have a successful career as a designer, skills for understanding market requirements and promoting the finished products is essential