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Basics Fashion Design 01: Research and Design

Second Edition
Author: Simon Seivewright
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 2940411700
Category: Design
Page: 192
View: 9239
Research is fundamental to the success of any fashion-related project and in Research and Design, you explore what research is and where to find inspiration

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Research and Design for Fashion


Author: Simon Seivewright,Richard Sorger
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1474246370
Category: Design
Page: 192
View: 9630
The ability to generate inspired ideas is vital in all creative industries, and nowhere is this more true than in the fast-paced and trend-driven fashion industry. A bestseller in both the UK and US, this fully revised third edition of Research and Design uniquely provides a handy and indispensable resource that will gently guide readers through the fashion design process. Comprising a complete toolkit of key need-to-know topics, Research and Design demonstrates how important fashion design research is to the creation of inspired designs and concepts. Topics explored include choosing themes, compiling research, using your sketchbook as a design tool, techniques for drawing, and collage, juxtaposition and deconstruction, as well as how to design from your research, design development, working with the colour wheel, and how to successfully communicate your ideas, fully equipping readers with all the knowledge and tools needed to embark on their own design projects. Now fully revised and updated with beautiful and inspiring new visuals from the studio, designers' portfolios, and the catwalk, as well as exciting new case studies, interviews with practising fashion designers, and practical exercises, Research and Design will show readers how to excel in carrying out professional fashion research and design.

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Basics Fashion Design 02: Textiles and Fashion


Author: Jenny Udale
Publisher: AVA Publishing
ISBN: 2940373647
Category: Design
Page: 175
View: 5803
Textiles and Fashion explores the art of creating fashion textiles, from practical processes including fibre production, dyeing and finishing, to construction techniques such as weaving and knitting.

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Basics Fashion Design 05: Fashion Drawing


Author: John Hopkins
Publisher: AVA Publishing
ISBN: 2940411158
Category: Design
Page: 176
View: 5145
"Basics Fashion Design: Fashion Drawing provides a visually oriented introduction to the subject by considering the different styles, techniques and approaches used in the fashion industry. Packed with interviews and work by talented designers and illustrators, this book will both inform and inspire you." --Book Jacket.

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Construction for Fashion Design


Author: Anette Fischer,Kiran Gobin
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472538757
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 208
View: 7750
Construction is the foundation of fashion design; it takes passion and great skill to turn a two-dimensional drawing into a successful garment. Construction for Fashion Design guides readers through the process, teaching the theory, practical skills and techniques that they need to succeed. It leads readers through the essential stages of creating a garment, from pattern cutting and draping on the mannequin to sewing techniques and haberdashery. This fully revised and expanded second edition features insightful case studies with leading creative practitioners at the cutting edge of the fashion industry today, complete with detailed, step-by-step exercises that enable readers to contextualise their knowledge and put it into practise for the creation of their own successful projects.

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Fashion Design Research


Author: Ezinma Mbonu
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
ISBN: 9781780671796
Category: Design
Page: 192
View: 5038
Every fashion collection begins with research. But how do you start? How much should you do? How do you use that research? Fashion Design Research is designed to answer these questions and demystify the process for students. Illustrated throughout with inspirational photographs and images of good practice within student sketchbooks, the book begins with the basics of primary and secondary research sources and shows students how and where to gather information. Chapters on market, fabric, and color research follow before the final chapter shows how to gather all the information together, understand it, and use it in a process known as triangulation. Additionally, case studies from a wide range of international designers showcase different working methods. By offering a clear approach to research for fashion design, this book will inspire students to embrace an activity that is both fun and fruitful.

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Basics Fashion Design 07: Menswear


Author: John Hopkins
Publisher: AVA Publishing
ISBN: 2940411433
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 200
View: 9934
An introduction to menswear fashion that considers a range of social and historical contexts that have served to define and redefine menswear through the ages.

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Basics Fashion Design 09: Designing Accessories

Exploring the Design and Construction of Bags, Shoes, Hats and Jewellery
Author: John Lau
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 294041131X
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 200
View: 5799
Accessories are key items in any fashion collection today. Designing Accessories examines four key items from concept to production: bags, footwear, jewellery and millinery.

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The Fundamentals of Fashion Design


Author: Richard Sorger,Jenny Udale
Publisher: AVA Publishing
ISBN: 2940373396
Category: Design
Page: 176
View: 4825
Provides information on all aspects of fashion design, including research and design, fabrics, construction, and developing a collection.

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Basics Fashion Design 08: Styling


Author: Jacqueline McAssey,Clare Buckley
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 2940411395
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 200
View: 1962
Styling explains how to analyse fashion collections, the importance of cultural and historical research, and the skills required to style for catalogues, advertisements and magazines.

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Fashion Thinking

Creative Approaches to the Design Process
Author: Fiona Dieffenbacher
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 2940411719
Category: Design
Page: 224
View: 9620
Fashion Thinking is a groundbreaking investigation into the thinking behind the fashion design process.

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The Fashion Design Reference & Specification Book

Everything Fashion Designers Need to Know Every Day
Author: Jay Calderin,Laura Volpintesta
Publisher: Rockport Publishers
ISBN: 1610587871
Category: Design
Page: 288
View: 2007
DIV An essential primer for students and first-stop reference for professionals, The Fashion Design Reference & Specification Book takes the fashion designer through the entire design process, from conceiving a garment to marketing it. This valuable handbook contains the information and ideas essential to planning and executing fashion projects of every scale and distills them in an easy-to-use format that is compact enough to slip into a tote. Linking six central phases in the cycle of fashion—research, editing, design, construction, connection, and evolution—The Fashion Design Reference & Specification Book helps designers develop effective strategies for building a cohesive collection and communicating their vision. /div

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A Practical Guide to Sustainable Fashion


Author: Alison Gwilt
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 2940496145
Category: Design
Page: 176
View: 3413
A Practical Guide to Sustainable Fashion introduces students and professionals to the key issues associated with the life cycle of fashion products and explores a range of tools and sustainable design approaches that can be applied in the fashion studio.

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New Fashion Designers' Sketchbooks


Author: Zarida Zaman
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1474280668
Category: Design
Page: 160
View: 5485
An invaluable resource for fashion students, teachers and designers, this book looks at research sketchbooks and the role they play in the research and design process. Demonstrating how ideas are constructed, for single garments as well as entire collections, the book looks at how pages and whole sketchbooks are put together. New Fashion Designers' Sketchbooks includes work and sketchbook pages from over 30 fashion designers, and examines a range of work from foundation fashion students through to professional designers. Included in the book is information about each designer on what inspires them, how they express this in their work, and how they use research sketchbooks in the design process.

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Basics Fashion Design 10: Jewellery Design

From Fashion to Fine Jewellery
Author: Elizabeth Galton
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 2940411948
Category: Crafts & Hobbies
Page: 184
View: 9025
With inspiring case studies and illustrated with beautiful imagery, Jewellery Design explores the origins of jewellery and provides an overview of the design process.

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Basics Fashion Design 03: Construction


Author: Anette Fischer
Publisher: AVA Publishing
ISBN: 2940373752
Category: Design
Page: 191
View: 629
Basics Fashion Design 03: Construction by Anette Fischer leads the reader through the essential stages of creating a garment, from pattern cutting and draping a mannequin, to finishing and haberdashery.

Fashion Design Techniques

The Basics and Practical Application of Fashion Illustration
Author: Zeshu Takamura
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing
ISBN: 9780764350474
Category:
Page: 160
View: 8278
Covering the basic principles and the creative techniques behind making effective design drawings--the central pillar of fashion design--this guide is perfect for students as well as for professionals working in all branches of the garment and fashion industries. From hand drawing to using software applications, it explains how to create drawings that clearly and precisely illustrate the shape, material, pattern, color, and other elements of garments. Patterners, retailers, and fashion design students will rejoice in these comprehensive instructions for making design drawings understandable and expressive.

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Basics Fashion Design 04: Developing a Collection


Author: Elinor Renfrew,Colin Renfrew
Publisher: AVA Publishing
ISBN: 2940373957
Category: Design
Page: 167
View: 6040
Teaching the process of developing a fashion collection from initial design through development of product to the product's exhibition and sale, this guide is an essential resource for hopeful designers.

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Visual Research Methods in Fashion


Author: Julia Gaimster
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1474263798
Category: Design
Page: 352
View: 6300
The ability to analyze and interpret visual information is essential in fashion. However, students tend to struggle with the concept of visual research, as well as with the application of that research. Visual Research Methods in Fashion provides students with techniques, tools and inspiration to master their visual research skills and make the research that they undertake more effective. Illustrated with real-life examples from practitioners in the industry, academics and students, it focuses on the global nature of the industry and the need to develop ideas relevant to the market.

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Fashion Design Course

Accessories
Author: Jane Schaffer,Sue Saunders
Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated
ISBN: 9780764147548
Category: Design
Page: 256
View: 893
A guide to fashion accessory design covers the process of research and development; design principles; construction techniques; and information specific to handbags, footwear, and millinery.