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Knit Fabrics

Deborah E. Young

Deborah Young is based at The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Swatch Reference Guide for Fashion Fabrics

Fairchild Books, 2018

Book chapter

...Reference SwatchesLingerie or Tissue JerseyT-Shirt JerseySweater JerseySlub JerseyITYPolyspan“Denim” JerseyFair Isle/Jacquard Jersey1×1 Rib Knit2×2 Rib KnitPiqué Jersey KnitThermal KnitPointelleSlinkyOnionskinMatte JerseySheer Matte...
...Markus Lupfer was born in Kisslegg, Germany, in 1968. After briefly studying fashion in Treves, he moved to London in 1995 to attend the University of Westminster. His final-year collection, completed in 1997, was purchased in its entirety...
...The Collection in Context The fashion show took place in October 1995 in Paris at the Musée d’Art d’Afrique et d’Oceanie. Kawakubo’s motivation for the collection was to portray a universe “constantly changing and one filled with bright...

Wrap Dress, Diane von Furstenberg, 1974

Linda Welters

Linda Welters is Professor of Textiles, Fashion Merchandising and Design and Director of the Graduate Program at the University of Rhode Island, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...The Object in Detail A wrap dress closes in the front by wrapping one panel over the other and fastening at the waist. The original wrap dress by Diane von Furstenberg (originally von Fürstenberg) had long sleeves, a fold-over collar...
...Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel (1883–1971) was born in Saumur, southern France. She initially started designing hats in Paris in 1908 and subsequently opened her own fashion boutiques in Paris and Deauville in 1914. She then went on to open...

Getting the Knack of Knits

Julie Cole

Julie Cole has taught at William Rainey Harper College, International Academy of Design and Technology and Mount Mary College. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Patternmaking with Stretch Knit Fabrics

Fairchild Books, 2016

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...Why bother with knits? Working with knits is a joy because you’re creating clothing with stretchability, elasticity, and flexibility. Victoria Beckham says, “There is nothing better than seeing a woman in clothes she loves to wear. Her...
...Anne Klein was born Hannah Golofski on 3 August 1923 in Brooklyn, New York. She was educated at the Girls’ Commercial High School in Brooklyn and the Traphagen School of Design in New York. From the age of fifteen she worked as a freelance...
...Known as “the Prince of Prints,” Emilio Pucci is renowned for his pioneering use of bold, geometric patterns in a kaleidoscope of bright colors. However it wasn’t only his signature psychedelic prints that earned the designer acclaim; he...