Synopses & Reviews
From quick sketches to polished portfolio pieces, this essential collection leads the fashion student through every stage of the design process. Two hundred classic and modern templates of men, women, teens, and children show figures from every imaginable angle (full-length, three-quarter, back, and front-on), so would-be designers can showcase each stunning garment with the correct pose. Draw right over the templates using semi-transparent layout paper, a light box, or computer scanning. For more adventurous students, this will serve as a guide to create their own properly proportioned figures freehand and elongate the hands, feet, and legs for elegant curves that draw the eye to every unique style feature.
For decades, this bestselling collection has helped fashion students and designersandmdash;and this expanded edition not only includes more than 200 scannable templates of men, women, teens, and children on perforated pages, but access to additional templates from the Internet and a new chapter with fashion details. The templates features figures in movement and poses from different angles, all created by leading fashion designer Patrick John Ireland.
About the Author
Patrick John Ireland is a member of Britainand#39;s Chartered Society of Designers and the bestselling author of several books on fashion. He has been a fashion designer, illustrator, and a lecturer, organizing workshops for students and lecturers. His books include The Encyclopedia of Fashion Details (Batsford). He lives in Buckinghamshire.