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Draping for Fashion Design

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Publisher Comments:

Draping for Fashion Design is THE basic instructional volume for draping in numerous fashion design programs since its original publication. This book covers all of the fundamental material for beginning and advanced study in an intensive fashion design program and prepares readers for the industry. Based on current industry methods, it reflects the dramatic changes of computer integration into the basic design and pattern development process and demonstrates simplified methods wherever they are employed in the industry. The authors provides clear guidelines regarding basic preparation and patterns, bodices, skirts, pants, the midriff and yokes, collars, sleeves, the shift, the princess dress, sportswear and casual wear, tailored garments, functional finishes, pockets, and draping in fabric and fitting. For Apparel Designers, and Patternmakers.

Synopsis:

DRAPING FOR FASHION DESIGN, in its fourth edition, has evolved into a complete comprehensive textbook and reference guide for both students of fashion design and the professional designer.

This edition features:

  • A new introduction to today's fashion industry provides a realistic look into the career of the fashion designer
  • Detailed, clear directions for draping and newly added sewing tips help students and working designers achieve professional prototypes
  • All types of apparel are covered; ranging from softly draped and tailored garments to casual apparel and active sportswear
  • New illustrations and revised diagrams make it easier than ever to follow directions and achieve superior results

Synopsis:

DRAPING FOR FASHION DESIGN, in its fourth edition, has evolved into a complete comprehensive textbook and reference guide for both students of fashion design and the professional designer.

This edition features:

  • A new introduction to today's fashion industry provides a realistic look into the career of the fashion designer
  • Detailed, clear directions for draping and newly added sewing tips help students and working designers achieve professional prototypes
  • All types of apparel are covered; ranging from softly draped and tailored garments to casual apparel and active sportswear
  • New illustrations and revised diagrams make it easier than ever to follow directions and achieve superior results

Table of Contents

Foreword.

Preface.

Introduction.

 1. Basic Preparation.

 2. Basic Patterns.

 3. Bodices.

 4. Skirts.

 5. Pants.

 6. The Midriff and Yokes.

 7. Collars.

 8. Sleeves.

 9. The Shift.

10. The Princess Dress.

11. Sportswear and Casual Wear.

12. Tailored Garments.

13. Functional Finishes.

14. Pockets.

15. Draping in Fabric and Fitting.

Appendix A: Conversion of Inches to Centimeters.

Selected Bibliography.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780131109377
Publisher:
Pearson Prentice Hall
Location:
Upper Saddle River, N.J.
Author:
Relis, Nurie
Author:
Jaffe, Hilde
Subject:
Costume design
Subject:
Dressmaking
Subject:
Design - General
Subject:
Decorating - General
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fashion
Copyright:
Edition Number:
4th ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
working paper 9888
Publication Date:
January 2004
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
10.70x8.20x.60 in. 1.20 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , DRAPING FOR FASHION DESIGN, in its fourth edition, has evolved into a complete comprehensive textbook and reference guide for both students of fashion design and the professional designer.

This edition features:

  • A new introduction to today's fashion industry provides a realistic look into the career of the fashion designer
  • Detailed, clear directions for draping and newly added sewing tips help students and working designers achieve professional prototypes
  • All types of apparel are covered; ranging from softly draped and tailored garments to casual apparel and active sportswear
  • New illustrations and revised diagrams make it easier than ever to follow directions and achieve superior results
"Synopsis" by , DRAPING FOR FASHION DESIGN, in its fourth edition, has evolved into a complete comprehensive textbook and reference guide for both students of fashion design and the professional designer.

This edition features:

  • A new introduction to today's fashion industry provides a realistic look into the career of the fashion designer
  • Detailed, clear directions for draping and newly added sewing tips help students and working designers achieve professional prototypes
  • All types of apparel are covered; ranging from softly draped and tailored garments to casual apparel and active sportswear
  • New illustrations and revised diagrams make it easier than ever to follow directions and achieve superior results
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