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Mao Suit

The Berg Companion to Fashion

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...This suit comprises a front-fastening jacket, buttoned to the neck, and a pair of trousers in matching material. Its main association is with communist China. It is named in English after Mao Zedong (1893–1976), the leader of the People...

The Mao Jacket

Patternmaking for Jacket and Coat Design

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2016

Book chapter

...Patterning concepts learned:tunic-style jacketcollar with stand2-piece contour sleeve with vent, and breast and hip patch pockets with flapsDesigned Mao jacket front. The History Of The Mao The Zhongshan suit, as it’s known in the East...