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Fashion Technology

Fashion Technology in action

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 Fashion Technology

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.

Recent medallists in Fashion Technology

WorldSkills Competition 2022 Special Edition

  • Photo of Qing Dong

    Qing Dong


  • Photo of CHIH-HSUAN MU


    Chinese Taipei

  • Photo of Giyoung Kim

    Giyoung Kim


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Occupational Standard

The WorldSkills Occupational Standard 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.

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