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The Skill of Hand and Machine Stitching

Zoya Nudelman

Zoya Nudelman is an Assistant Professor in the Fashion Design Department at Illinois Institute of Art- Chicago Mart, where she teaches eveningwear and couture embellishment design specialties classes, draping, advanced draping, and more. She has been trained by professional artist and fashion designer from Europe and has been able to bring all of her knowledge into her classroom. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Art of Couture Sewing

Fairchild Books, 2016

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...Learn temporary and permanent hand and machine stitchesLearn how to apply lining to your garmentLearn proper facing techniquesLearn how to apply interlining to your garmentLearn underlining applicationsLearn stay stitchingLearn about life...

Hand Sewing

Milva Fiorella Di Lorenzo

Milva Fiorella Di Lorenzo is an instructor at Miami International University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Tailoring Techniques for Fashion

Fairchild Publications, 2010

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...Objectives After you have read this chapter, you should be able to discuss: The importance of hand sewing for tailoring Hand sewing techniques The difference between permanent and temporary stitches in the construction of a garment You...

Haute Couture and Tailoring

Anette Fischer

Anette Fischer is a Senior Lecturer specializing in 3D Development on the BA (Hons) Fashion course at the University of the Creative Arts, Epsom. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kiran Gobin

Kiran Gobin is a creative pattern cutter and a lecturer in Fashion Design at Middlesex University, London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Construction for Fashion Design

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2017

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...At the top of the garment manufacturing chain are haute couture and the tailoring crafts, which involve working with individual customers. The garments are constructed using traditional methods such as hand sewing and intricate cuts...

Professional finishing

Jennifer Prendergast

Jennifer Prendergast is a Senior Lecturer in Design and Product Development at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK, and teaches both design and garment technology. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Sewing Techniques : An introduction to construction skills within the design process

Fairchild Publications (UK), 2014

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...Striking menswear illustration for Brioni collection by Dan WJ Prasad. Behind the scenes All collections demand a tremendous amount of creative work behind them. Some designers have a full team that assists with everything from sourcing...

Textile Art Production in Paraguay

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 2 : Latin America and the Caribbean

Bloomsbury Academic, 2005

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...Textiles in Paraguay have primarily a European, rather than an indigenous, heritage. There are three primary hand-sewing techniques that Paraguayans distinguish as carriers of their identity. Paraguayans are unique in being the only...

Hems

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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A Guide to Fashion Sewing

Fairchild Books, 2015

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...By studying the information in this chapter, the designer will be able to:Select a hem or attractive finish that is favorable to the garment’s design.Learn to select the hem depth needed.Learn various methods of finishing the hem.Learn when...

Garment Construction

Anette Fischer

Anette Fischer is a Senior Lecturer specializing in 3D Development on the BA (Hons) Fashion course at the University of the Creative Arts, Epsom. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Kiran Gobin

Kiran Gobin is a creative pattern cutter and a lecturer in Fashion Design at Middlesex University, London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Construction for Fashion Design

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2017

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...This chapter introduces the different tools and machinery used to construct a garment. We will look at the numerous techniques available to hand sew or machine stitch a range of fabrics, and we will take a closer look at the history...

Closures

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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A Guide to Fashion Sewing

Fairchild Books, 2015

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...By studying the information in this chapter, the designer will be able to:Learn to select a suitable closure for each garment design.Learn the various velcro closures, snaps, hooks, and eyes.Learn the different button styles.Learn to select...

Towards an Industrial Aesthetic

Rosika Desnoyers

Rosika Desnoyers is an artist and holder of a PhD in Interdisciplinary Humanities from Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Pictorial Embroidery in England : A Critical History of Needlepainting and Berlin Work

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...Berlin work is better appreciated when one considers the interaction between machine invention and the systematization of image production in the early nineteenth century. The popularity of Berlin work was due not only to the Enlightenment...

Finishes

John Lau

John Lau graduated with a first class honours in womenswear design at London College of Fashion and has a masters in enterprise. John has worked in various roles within the fashion industry and has experience as a fashion stylist and writer for the international magazines Loaded and the Chinese edition of Vogue. He has helped new brands develop their creative and business direction both in the UK, Hong Kong and China, and continues to have an active role in fashion as a consultant for retail, branding, production and distribution. John is currently a Senior Lecturer in International Fashion Business at Manchester Metropolitan University, teaching on the Fashion Buying and Clothing Design and Technology programmes. Along with his teaching, John is working towards his PhD and has research interests in international fashion branding and is currently co-authoring and editing two textbooks on fashion buying and fashion merchandising. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Basics Fashion Design 09: Designing Accessories : Exploring the design and construction of bags, shoes, hats and jewellery

Fairchild Books, 2012

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...Inspired by the tropics, Jean Paul Gaultier prints a palm leaf design, layered in several shades of subtle green, for this oversized hat trimmed with netting, as part of the Spring/Summer 2010 haute couture collection. Hand embellishments...