Established in 1999, Design Academy of Fashion has build an outstanding reputation as a leader in fashion education. Constantly striving towards excellence and innovation in the ever-longing world of fashion, DAF is committed to adequately prepare its
students for the fast pace of the industry, staying on the forefront of design, technology and business savvy.
A holistic curriculum, combined with the expertise of passionate facilitators, ensures the equipping of each student to enter any sphere of interest within the fashion industry, from the commercial retail enviroment to the art of the Avant-Garde.
In an industry where networking and making the right internal connections are vital for optimal exposure for those about to enter the world of fashion, DAF's reach into the industry is well established, with a commitment to making every opportunity available
to its students.
Based in Woodstock, the creative hub of Cape Town, the academy is set up in an open studio layout, where the student's workspace lends itself to an inviting, interactive and inspiring environment.
With a contemporary apporoach to education, the education fosters inquisitive learning through the encouragement of individual development, focussing on the strengthes of each student and the exploration of possibilities in engaging the world through their
unique point of view as designers.