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The Business of Fashion

Designing, Manufacturing, and Marketing

5th Edition

Leslie Davis Burns,Kathy K. Mullet and Nancy O. Bryant

Published: SEP 08, 2016

Revised to keep up with the quickly evolving landscape of the fashion industry, the fifth edition of this authoritative text offers updated information on the design, manufacturing, marketing, and distribution of fashion products within a global context. Research-based content provides insight on the organization and operation of textiles, apparel, accessories, and home fashion companies, as well as the effect of technological, organizational, and global changes on every area of the business. Updated discussions of technologies, corporate social responsibility, and sustainable practices are incorporated throughout the text.

New to this Edition

- Features a new Chapter 2 Global Fashion Supply/Value Chain and expanded section on global sourcing in Chapter 11 Sourcing Decisions and Production Centers
- New chapter case studies give students a chance to think critically and apply the chapter concepts
- Integrates corporate responsibility and sustainability throughout this edition
- Highlights the roles of emerging technologies from 3D technologies in fashion design to omnichannel technologies in fashion retail

The Business of Fashion STUDIO
- Study smarter with self-quizzes featuring scored results and personalized study tips
- Review concepts with flashcards of terms and definitions

Teaching Resources
- Instructor's Guide with projects, case studies, and test questions connected to the knowledge and skill guidelines in the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) standards.
- PowerPoint presentations to frame lectures.


This bundle includes The Business of Fashion, 5th Edition and The Business of Fashion STUDIO Access Card.

Formats ISBN
Paperback + Studio 9781501315282
eBook + Studio 9781501315275
eBook 9781501315220
Paperback 9781501315213
Companion Study Tools ISBN
Studio 9781501315251

Concepts of Pattern Grading

Techniques for Manual and Computer Grading

3rd Edition

Kathy K. Mullet

Published: SEP 24, 2015

This step-by-step introduction to grading combines the theory of pattern grading with its practical applications. After presenting the x, y orientation to familiarize readers with the concepts of computer grading and using the Cartesian graph, the text takes a holistic approach, integrating anthropometry, size specifications, and grade guides into the grading process for women’s garments with emphasis on maintaining fit and style sense.

New to this Edition:
- Expanded discussion of computer grading technology including Optitex, Gerber, Lectra, and Tukatech software
- 20% new end-of-chapter exercise questions
- Includes more than 200 illustrations and 85 tables for grade rules, measurement charts and garment specifications
- Added discussion on grading from specifications and development of tolerances
- Instructor's Guide and Test Bank provide answers to exercises, completed and blank grade rule tables, grade charts for different base sizes and projects for further research

Concepts of Pattern Grading STUDIO:
- Study smarter with self-quizzes featuring scored results and personalized study tips
- Review concepts with flashcards of terms and definitions

This bundle includes Concepts of Pattern Grading and Concepts of Pattern Grading STUDIO Access Card

Formats ISBN
Paperback + Studio 9781501312823
eBook + Studio 9781501312816
eBook 9781628922318
Paperback 9781628922301
Companion Study Tools ISBN
Studio 9781501312793