Brown School of Fashion Studies is one of the top 50 fashion schools in the
world.” Fashionista.com, Dec 2010
the School of Fashion, your learning environment is as diverse as the fashion
industry itself. You will have the opportunity to shape your learning
experience and start building the career you want.
at the School of Fashion will take you outside the classroom and into design
studios, runways, competitions and public events where you can showcase your
talent. Our students have had access to unique travel opportunities to Milan, Miami, London, India and
South Korea for competitions and learning abroad. During her
studies at the School of Fashion, Andrea Tucker competed in the international
finals of the Triumph Inspiration Awards during Milan Fashion Week and had her
design published in Italian Vogue.
George Brown’s learning environment has a strong international component. In addition to sharing a classroom with international students from around the world you have several opportunities for international
fieldwork and international field trips. You can also take advantage of academic pathways
available to various education institutions overseas. The GBC curriculum
benefits from our many global partnerships and our credentials are geared
towards preparing you for the global marketplace.
The George Brown College School of Fashion team won first place at the 2015 Creativ Catwalk competition at the Creativ Festival! Students competed with teams from other colleges to complete a fashion challenge with only 3 days and $200 to spend on the show floor. The final garment was completely designed, constructed and finished at the Festival and shown on the runway on Saturday. Congratulations for an amazing effort to George Brown team members: Roell Gomes, Shaoquig Guo, and Jinkyung Kim and Faculty mentor Carolyn Perry-Donnan. Our model was another fashion student Kira Oliver. The winning dress featured self-fabric made from layers of tulle, net and lace, rabbit fur trim, a jacket with chenille knit sleeves, and Swarovski crystals.