APPAREL MAKING IN FASHION DESIGN

Mykyung Uh and Injoo Kim

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PAPERBACK

ISBN:
9781563672163
Published:
NOV 19, 2001
Other Formats ISBN
eBook 9781501308758

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What's in the book

The Book

This text offers a complete picture of the process of individual garment construction following the exact techniques used in the industry. The unique feature of this book is its presentation of each garment as a whole concept. With numerous diagrams and easy-to-follow instructions, students master the principles of design and flat pattern to create an individual item of apparel. Each chapter begins with the introduction of a basic sloper and follows with an explanation of the whole production process-making a garment from pattern drafting to garment construction, including lining, interfacing and markers. The balance of each chapter covers techniques for altering separate pattern pieces.

Table of Contents

* How to Measure * General Information * The Sloper * The Skirt * The Pant * The Dart * Details * The Collar * The Sleeve * The Blouse * One-Piece Dress TEXT FEATURES * Step-by-step instructions and diagrams * Instructions on how to alter garments * Chapter on dresses covers more advanced clothing elements * Glossary of key terms

About The Authors

Injoo Kim is assistant professor in the School of Design at the University of Cincinnati. She was a designer in Korea and has freelanced with Proctor Gamble and J. Peterman, Inc. Kim is also a member of the International Textiles and Apparel Association.

Format:
Paperback
Page count:
480
Imprint:
Fairchild Books
Dimensions:
8.5 x 11 "
Illustrations:
illustrations