Synopses & Reviews
Aimed at fashion and textile students, Fashion A to Z
fills a gap in the market for an affordable, accessible, and up-to-date guide to fashion terminology.
The book contains over 2,000 entries, arranged alphabetically. Illustrated by renowned fashion illustrator and designer Zakee Shariff, this unique fashion dictionary is quirky and fun, but provides invaluable definitions of all the words a fashion and textile student needs to know.
About the Author
Alex Newman is a writer and designer. He researched, cowrote, and designed DPM: Disruptive Pattern Material
with Hardy Blechman of Maharishi.
Zakee Shariff is an illustrator and fashion designer. She launched her own collection in 1996, later introducing a younger diffusion line called Maggie. She has also produced illustrations for Atlantic Records, TopShop, Nokia and Coca Cola.