The Past, Present and Future of Clothing

The Past, Present and Future of Fashion


Fashion Innovation Centre

Fashion Innovation

The Fashion Innovation Centre creates and promotes future clothing solutions including AR Runway and VR online dressing rooms.

3D Training

3D pattern design is an evolving part of the future of clothing sampling, design and retail. The Fashion Innovation Centre teaches 3D Clothing Pattern Design.

Provide talent and resources for the apparel industry, online 3D retail and museum archiving - the past present and future of fashion.

Fashion in the Future 

FIC will become a ‘fashion university’ for the future. Creating talent to support the future of 3D design sampling, retail marketing, web assets and archiving of apparel.


Recent Event

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EVA London 2019 July 8th to 11th.

See Roz McNulty’s talk at the EVA conference. Roz talked about the Future applications of Digital Clothing for Historical Costume - explaining the value of a 3D asset.

Education in 3D Pattern Design


Tomorrow’s designer is a central link in an interdependent supply chain, along which digital data flows.

Pattern design on body scan

Pattern design on body scan

  • Creating a new design role for design and sampling

  • Collaboration with Apparel Designers

  • Archiving and interactive display

Value is to create talent with both fashion production and 3D skills

 Digital Production Creation

Four way colour sampling

Four way colour sampling

  • capturing ideas

  • creating artwork

  • virtual sampling

Value Added

• speed to market

• smarter design decisions

• flexibility

• sustainability

• sample reduction


"We can say that the big difference with the 3D is that in 90% of the cases we can get to the final product using only one prototype."
Alberto Lovisetto, Designer

Customer Segments

Education of 3D Clothing Pattern Design and Display

  • Manufactures Reducing sampling costs

  • Upgrading of Pattern Design skills for manufacture and desing

  • 3D Apparel education for the Fashion Designers

  • Display and archiving for historical fashion and VR exhibits

  • Online Assets for AR digital merchandising


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