From shoes and handbags to gloves and belts, accessories are the items that personalize apparel choices. To prepare for this specialized field, students learn to conceptualize and design 3-D accessory products as well as execute, present and market their work.
Bachelor of Fine Arts Master of Arts
Master of Fine Arts
The accessories industry is a major force in fashion. At SCAD, accessory design students develop an awareness of this specialized industry and its various markets. Students learn to think and design in the realms of both 2-D and 3-D, allowing them to direct creativity into functional innovation.
Patternmaking and design skills, as well as mastery of industry-standard equipment, are emphasized throughout the program. Students learn to design and construct marketable 3-D accessory items at a high level of craftsmanship.