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


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

MODULE 1: July 8 - 12

MODULE 2: July 15 - 19

MODULE 3: July 22 - 26

Fee: PHP 15,000


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

Basic Makeup


- 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

Fee: PHP 7,500


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.



Intermediate Makeup

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

Fee: PHP 7,500


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.



Introduction to Fashion Construction

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

Fee: PHP 18,000


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. 



Fashion Styling


Fashion styling has emerged to be the new dream career for most young individualsKnowing 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

Fee: PHP 18,000







Fashion Ideation

Schedule:  June 15, 22 &  29 |  Saturday | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Fee: PHP 10,000


SoFA Design Institute offers the most innovative fashion design education in the Philippines.  Join academic chairperson for Fashion  Monica Leviste, Fred Telarma and other distinguished faculty as they conduct an intensive fashion design workshop. The experience will empower you to  fuse your own vision with a market-focused design expression. This is a special workshop for students and professional fashion designers at all levels. Participants will work on a collection concept in collaboration with instructors and classroom peers.

Marketing for  Creatives on Social Media

Schedule:  June  29 |  Saturday 

Fee: PHP 5,000 


With 200,000 organic followers and growing, the SoFA Design Institute marketing team works overtime to make sure our story is heard within a crowed social media marketplace. 

Join Marketing Director Nika Daffon, Marketing Officers Ellice Bucog and Kinah Florendo, Graphic Designers Kat Serdon and Lalaine Padua, for an exclusive, interactive  workshop devoted to breaking the code of internet-based marketing. With a focus on creative industries, Nika and her team will outline the pros and cons of various platforms, highlight the significance of narrative development, illustrate the balance between word and image, examine the use of metrics, while remembering that ever important 'call to action'.

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