Fashion Design Workshops

The time and place to roll up one's sleeves and put the passion for design to work is here.

Every January, March, and August, SoFA Design Institute offers 4 to 8-session modules on Fashion and Interior Design. Whether for initial or complementary training, participants expand their skills in varied design and technical disciplines.


Fashion Tools 101: Fashion Construction for Teens

Course Description:

This course is a way for students to learn the basics of fashion construction. Each wee, students will learn about a specific garment form pattern making, cutting, sewing and lastly finishing.

Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, Friday | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

- MODULE 1: July 8 - 12
- MODULE 2: July 15 - 19
- MODULE 3: July 22 - 26

Tuition: PHP 15,000

Basic Makeup

Course Description:

This course partnered with MAC Cosmetics is an introduction of make-up essentials. Students will learn about the steps of make-up from the tools, basic skincare, face shape, skin tone and proper application. Looks will be created for natural, day to night and a focus on eyes. Lastly, a glimpse into various make up categories will be discussed: editorial, bridal, theater and film/commercial as well as MAC make up trends. Students will also have a glimpse in a day in the life of a make-up artist through a MAC store visit.


Batch 1: September 3 - 13 | Tuesday, Thursday & Friday | 6:00 - 9:00PM

Batch 2: October 8 - 18 | Tuesday, Thursday & Friday | 6:00 - 9:00PM

Batch 3: November 5 -15 | Tuesday, Thursday & Friday | 6:00 - 9:00PM

Tuition: PHP 7,500 (comes with a PHP 2,000 worth gift certificate from MAC Cosmetics)

Intermediate Makeup

Course Description:

In this next level course by MAC Cosmetics, students will take a more comprehensive look at various makeup categories. Participants will learn makeup application techniques for fashion shows, TV, avant-garde/editorial looks and theater, and will likewise be taught the latest MAC trends. The workshop will close with a field day at a MAC store where students will get PHP2,000 worth of products.

Schedule: November 19 -29 | Tuesday, Thursday & Friday | 6:00 - 9:00PM

Tuition: PHP 7,500 (comes with a PHP 2,000 worth gift certificate from MAC Cosmetics)

Introduction to Fashion Construction

Course Description:

In this course, students will have a brief introduction to illustration and finding design inspiration. They will also gain skills on pattern making, sewing, fabric cutting, finishing, fitting and embellishment.

Schedule: September 14 - December 14 | Saturday | 3:00 - 6:00PM

Tuition: PHP 18,000

Fashion Styling

Course Description:

Fashion styling has emerged to be the new dream career for most young individuals. Knowing that fashion styling is not limited to mainly clothes, the students will learn professional ethics and presentation skills to further prepare them for future courses and eventually, the industry.

Schedule: September 19 - November 14 | Thursday | 6:00 - 9:00PM

Tuition: PHP 18,000


Upon completing a workshop, students will gain introductory skills and knowledge that will serve as foundation for formal education or personal practice.


Tuition ranges from approximately PHP 7,500 to PHP 18,000 depending on the workshop topic and scope. Each workshop spans to about 4 - 8 weeks.

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