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ABOUT

WHO WE ARE

The Savile Row Academy is an elite, independent, ready-to-work, training institution preparing trainees for meaningful employment in the cutting, tailoring rooms and front shops of established tailoring or fashion houses anywhere in the world and giving them the foundation needed to start their own collections or businesses. Savile Row Academy is a Quality Licensed Scheme Provider of the Skills and Education Group Awards, an Awarding Organisation recognised by the Qualification Regulators for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

WHAT WE DO

In this online program you will acquire the intricate skills of a Bespoke Master Tailor, personally guided by your instructor, Professor Andrew Ramroop OBE, Creative Director of Maurice Sedwell and Principal of the Savile Row Academy. Under this scheme, the Academy is an approved independent training agency to design and deliver Level 6 NVQ Training. Our courses are designed specifically for the market needs of the tailoring and fashion industries. Professor Ramroop’s Pattern Drafting System was developed over many decades of experience on Savile Row. Cutting and Fitting; Diagnosis and Remedy; various types of lays according to type of cloth; and the making workflow for both handmade and machine.

Training the Elite tailors of the future
to the pinnacle of sartorial excellence.

ABOUT THE PROGRAMME

The objectives of the courses are to:

  • Acquire specialist knowledge and skills needed of a highly skilled bespoke tailor and cutter.
  • Complete tailoring and cutting practices and processes with speed, precision and consistency.
  • Ensure the bespoke garment meets the exacting standards set out by your instructor.
  • Provide opportunities for students to develop their creative potential through detailed individualised learning.

You will be taught and officially permitted to use Professor Ramroop’s unique Signature Styles including Curve, Delta and Sport.

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Richard Butler

The Savile Row Academy has given me an excellent insight into the world of Bespoke Tailoring. It has helped me recognise and develop skills that I didn’t previously know that I had

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Elizabeth Mair Clifford

The buttonhole to me depicts what bespoke tailoring is all about – precision, correct tension, patience, beauty and a true sense of satisfaction when sewn correctly

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Paul White

Apprentice

The Academy has acted as a gateway into a world of craftsmanship that I never thought previously attainable, whilst arming me with the tools I need to make my way in it

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Akshata Bhojania

Menswear Lifestyle Brand Mumbai

I truly treasure the wealth of knowledge you have imparted. In addition, immensely thankful to you for sharing your time, patience and love for the craft. I feel privileged to have trained under Professor Andrew Ramroop and highly recommend the course and hope to be mentored again soon

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Rahul Chibber

Co-founder Meraki Brothers

You have helped me change my approach towards pattern cutting and fittings, now I am focusing more on the body shape and posture than the measurements

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Niklas Von Mehren

Thank you for the last 18 months. I have learnt a lot, met good people and finally have a path to a career that I previously thought as being unavailable, and for that I give you my greatest thanks