Breaking the Glass - Adorn/Contain/Protect/Wrap/Decorate the body
Last Updated: Aug 27, 2015
This is a guide for students undertaking the Orientation project in Fashion. It provides information on resources available in the Library and on the Internet. The Guide also contains help on how to find what you need from the resources. Other LibGuide provide information on Fashion (general), 20th Century Fashion, Menswear and the youth subcultures of the 20th century
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Basics Fashion Design - Construction
Call Number: 746.92 FIS
Basics Fashion Design: Construction leads the reader through the essential stages of creating a garment, from pattern cutting and draping a mannequin, to finishing and haberdashery.
Fabric: Textures & Patterns
Call Number: 677.02864 DRU
This book and CD-ROM set draws together reproductions of some 250 textile weaves, reproduced (and, where needed, enhanced) in such a way as to make them suitable for sketching, either by hand or digitally.
Fashion: Concept to Catwalk
Call Number: 746.92 GER
This book covers the creation of fashion from the original design, through choices of materials and colours, the manufacturing process, catwalks, publicity and the needed marketing strategy.