Paris Fashion and Textiles

3 days/ 2 nights

From only £179pp

Overview

3 days/ 2 nights From only £179pp

Discover Fashion Capital Paris, students will learn about a variety of styles, fabrics and techniques whilst exploring this exciting city.   Understand the consumer demands of Paris and analyse the design considerations required to suit the ever-evolving market.

What's included in the trip?

  • Return airport transfers
  • Hotel accommodation on B&B basis
  • Students in quad rooms
  • Leaders in twin/single rooms
  • 1:10 free leader place ratio
  • Comprehensive travel pack
  • Free itinerary planning and visits booking service

Sample itinerary

  • Day 1

    Depart from UK.  Transfer to accommodation. Free time to explore the city. 

  • Day 2

    Galeries Lafayette Fashion Show (Friday afternoon only). Musee des Arts Decoratifs

  • Day 3

    Seine Boat trip and Eiffel Tower.  Departure to UK

Accommodation

Enhance your trip

  • The Louvre Museum or simply the Louvre—is one of the world’s largest museums, the most visited art museum in the world and a historic monument. A central landmark of Paris.
  • (closed for refurbishment, due to re-open end 2019)
  • With its cinemas, cafés, luxury specialty shops and clipped horse-chestnut trees, the Avenue des Champs-Élysées is one of the most famous streets and one of the most expensive strips of real estate in the world.
  • The Musée Rodin in Paris, France, is a museum that was opened in 1919 in the Hôtel Biron and surrounding grounds. It displays works by the French sculptor Auguste Rodin.
  • The Pompidou Centre is a complex in the Beaubourg area of the 4th arrondissement of Paris, near Les Halles, rue Montorgueil and the Marais. It was designed in the style of high-tech architecture.
  • Situated within an old castle, this museum has a collection of works spanning Picasso’s career.
  • The Eiffel Tower is located on the Champ de Mars in Paris. Built in 1889 as the entrance arch to the 1889 World’s Fair, it has become both a global cultural icon of France.
  • The sixth largest stadium in Europe, the French National Stadium seats over 81,000 and is frequently used for international sporting competitions. Take a trip and soack up the atmosphere of excitement which lingers long after the events are finished.
  • Guided tour of Foundation Pierre Berge - Yves Saint Laurent which conserves many Haute Couture pieces as well as collection of sketches, photographs that captured the creativity of YSL.
  • Grab a bargain in a Parisian flea market - a street selling second-hand goods.
  • Musee Marmottan Monet features over three hundred Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings by Claude Monet. It is the largest collection of his works.
  • Meet with a local fashion designer and have the opportunity to ask them questions relating to their practice.
  • Visit Musee de la Mode du Textile with an endless list of Paris fashion collection from one of the founding members of modern French fashion such as Christian Dior, Christian Lacroix, Jeanne Lanvin or Madeleine Vionnet.
  • The historical district of textile and backbone of the Paris Fashion Industry of wholesalers to find fabrics, clothes and accessories.
  • Visit Pierre Cardin Museum exhibiting his lifetime works of futuristic yet stylish garments and accessories.
  • Guided tour Museum of Counterfeiting displaying more than 500 pieces of counterfeit side by side with original items.