Renee Berezowski (C), owner of Richard Robinson Academy, is all smiles as she joins with guests as the annual graduation fashion show for the Richard Robinson Academy of Fashion Design, known as Grande Premiere. Photo by Wayne Cuddington

Richard Robinson Academy of Fashion Design is the only Haute Couture Fashion Design Academy in Canada. Haute Couture means “hand made”. A properly finished haute couture garment is as beautiful on the inside as it is on the outside.

With a 50 year successful track record as the leading Haute Couture Academy in Canada, we pride ourselves on quality and prestige and are recognized for teaching the highest standards in fashion.

A graduate from our Academy will receive a diploma in the respective full-time program and have a heightened knowledge and talent to work in any domain of the Fashion Industry anywhere in the world.

The Academy is unique in that our founder is a famous Canadian Fashion Designer, Richard Robinson.

Core Values

  • We value the dignity and uniqueness of the individual.
  • We value equity and diversity in our community.
  • We value quality while guiding our students towards success in the Fashion Industry.