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G-String and Thong

The Berg Companion to Fashion

Bloomsbury Academic, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...The G-string, or thong, a panty front with a half- to one-inch strip of fabric at the back that sits between the buttocks, became one of the most popular forms of female underwear in the early twenty-first century. Its sources are manifold;...

Down to Basics: Swimwear and Underwear

Shaun Cole

Shaun Cole is Curator of Design at The Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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‘Don We Now Our Gay Apparel’ : Gay Men’s Dress in the Twentieth Century

Berg, 2000

Book chapter

...Whilst this book has prioritised the visible aspects of gay men’s clothing, this chapter explores gay men’s self-presentation in public spaces and in spaces that, because they had been appropriated by gay men, became safe, semi-private...

Foundation Basics

Nancy Plummer

Nancy Plummer is an Instructor in the Fashion Design & Fashion Merchandising departments at The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago, USA. She also is the owner of the image consulting firm, Fine Threads, Inc. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Your Personal Style

Fairchild Books, 2009

Book chapter

...“We have a stronger shoulder. We have a really fitted waist. We have a very accentuated chest . . . the bra is actually the accessory of the season. Every look has got a bra—and those bras, they’re not sort of subtle.” Chapter Objectives...
...The Collection in Context In the late 1990s, sex was Tom Ford’s trademark at Gucci. The Italian house had been, until his appointment as creative director in 1994, a traditional accessories luxury brand. With Tom Ford, it turned...

Style: The Endless Desire for a New Look

Annette Lynch

Annette Lynch is Associate Professor in the Textile and Apparel Program, University of Northern Iowa. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Mitchell D. Strauss

Mitchell Strauss is Professor of Textiles and Apparel at the University of Northern Iowa. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Changing Fashion : A Critical Introduction to Trend Analysis and Meaning

Berg, 2007

Book chapter

...The new fashionable figure is growing straighter and straighter, less bust, less hips, more waist, a wonderfully long, slender suppleness about the limbs … The long skirt … reveals plainly every line and curve of the leg from hip to ankle...

Advertising Men’s Underwear

Shaun Cole

Shaun Cole is Curator of Design at The Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Fashion Media : Past and Present

Bloomsbury Education, 2013

Book chapter

...Pity the poor underwear manufacturer. His product is usually small. The variety of shapes in which his ware is sold is extremely limited, and respectable society is at best reluctant to see the product too explicitly shown … About the best...

Grading with multiple x,y Axes

Kathy K. Mullet

Kathy K. Mullet is based at Oregon State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Concepts of Pattern Grading : Techniques for Manual and Computer Grading

Fairchild Books, 2015

Book chapter

...Introduction Grading manually or by computer requires the movement of cardinal points in x and y directions on a Cartesian graph. The Cartesian graph was introduced in Chapter 3, where a single set of x,y axes was discussed. The procedure...

‘Feeling With’ and ‘Feeling Into’

Paul Jobling

Paul Jobling is Researcher in Arts and Architecture, University of Brighton, UK. He is the author of Man Appeal (Berg, 2005). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Advertising Menswear : Masculinity and Fashion in the British Media since 1945

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

Book chapter

...In the first instance, motivation research was mobilized somewhat stereotypically to probe what made the female consumer tick, even though a Home Office Social Survey on shopping hours for 1946 had stated that 62 per cent of men undertook...

Knit Designs

Connie Amaden-Crawford

Connie Amaden-Crawford is President and CEO of Fashion Patterns by Coni, a member of the Sewing Hall of Fame, and a licensed designer for The McCall Pattern Company under the Butterick label. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Art of Fashion Draping

Fairchild Books, 2018

Book chapter

...» Stretch and Recovery Ratios» Basic Knit Bodice/Dress» Basic Knit Shirt» Fitting Knits» Basic Knit Sleeve» Knit Halter» Boat Neck Knit T-Top» Asymmetric Wrap Dress» Knit Leotard» Knit Bodysuit» Knit Leggings» Knit Panties Knit Designs...

Lingerie

Sharon Czachor

Sharon Czachor is an adjunct instructor in the fashion department of Harper College in Illinois, USA. She has taught construction classes in skirts, blouses, pants, dresses, jackets, as well as classes on flat pattern drafting and draping, introduction to CAD pattern design, stretch knits (sportswear, daywear, and children’s wear), including embellishments. She has also taught at the College of DuPage, Illinois, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sewing with Knits and Stretch Fabrics

Fairchild Books, 2016

Book chapter

...In general, lingerie refers to undergarments or intimate apparel such as camisoles, panties, bras, slips, and bust-iers and includes sleepwear, loungewear (such as thermal undershirts and pants), and bathrobes. According to the Dictionary...