Make in Chelsea: Fashion Summer School for 10-19 year olds (July - Aug 2019) - Learn from the fashion industry experts

Want to learn about fashion? Want to make your own designs? Based in Chelsea, SW3 we offer 10-19 year olds fantastic high-end intensive residential and non-residential fashion programmes designed to give you a real insight into what the fashion industry is all about. We have a vibrant team with a wealth of experience in fashion plus guest industry expert speakers.

About Us

The Summer Fashion School London was launched by Caroline Gration from The Fashion School, which was founded in 2012. We inspire and provide pre-university students with an insider’s view into the current fashion industry, whilst promoting enquiring young minds for the diversity of the fashion future – it’s what we do best.

Our teaching staff have 50+ years of combined experience, current DBS certificates and will keep a friendly eye on the students’ well-being during the programme. With over 50 years of combined experience, we know all about fashion and children! We inspire and promote enquiring young minds for the diversity of the fashion future and provide them with an insider’s view into the current fashion industry – it’s what we do best.

Caroline, the school director, is a mother herself and understands the importance of student safety - all of our teaching staff have current DBS certificates and keep a friendly eye on the students’ wellbeing. We’re also first aid trained and experienced with various medical conditions and disabilities/children requiring special adjustments.


Just off King’s Road, Chelsea in the delightful Lightfoot Hall, with great views across London. If you decide to board with us, the hall is protected with an on-site 24-hour security team and is a friendly, relaxed environment with two large common rooms - so you’ll always be able to find somewhere for a chat or a quiet area to research and develop your designs.

Supporting Teaching Staff

Caroline will be overseeing a dedicated creative team of vibrant young tutors, who have graduated from top-ranking fashion prestigious universities in London (including Central Saint Martins students and alumni), with their finger on the fashion pulse and supported by fashion technicians.

Working Behind the Scenes

Our amazing team at The Summer Fashion School London HQ work tirelessly behind the scenes to make sure all our students' needs and requests are catered for. We can offer bespoke programmes as well as organise transportation etc if required. We’re also here if you have a question or need any help – just send us an email or talk to us online.

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