take your first steps into the exciting world of fashion design..
is a fashion designer, entrepreneur, teacher, and mother, who has traveled the world designing for over 30 years. Originally from Los Angeles, Dori now calls the Bay Area home and has worn many hats in the fashion industry, from corporate environments to running her own label. Dori has studied fashion design and pattern-making at FIDM (Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising) and ESMOD (Paris, France), laying the foundation for a successful career. Her recent launch of "Camp Fashionista," a design school located in San Jose, CA, for both children and adults, allows her to share her passion and inspire the next generation of designers.
is a unique fashion design school for children and adults founded by Dori Duncan in 2010, offering beginning sewing and fashion illustration classes in San Jose. Our classes, camps and fashion birthday parties provide an introduction to all aspects of fashion design, allowing budding designers to take their first steps in to the exciting world of fashion design.