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Karl Aspelund

Karl Aspelund, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Textiles Fashion Merchandising and Design at the University of Rhode Island and has been a designer, artist, and teacher for over 20 years in apparel, theater, film and digital media. He received his PhD in Anthropology and Material Culture from Boston University, University Professors Program, where his dissertation on women's national dress practices in Iceland was awarded the University Professor's Edmonds Prize for Best Doctoral Dissertation of the Academic Year 2010-2011. Aspelund's research interests are in the field of apparel design and personal and national identity creation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Design Process

Fairchild Books, 2015

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...Objective This chapter explains the hierarchy of needs in design and identifies the types of decisions involved in fulfilling those needs. Also discussed are the concerns of modeling designs, from both a practical and perceptual...

The Fit

Roberto Cabrera

Roberto Cabrera taught at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Denis Antoine

Denis Antoine is a leading practitioner and educator in the field of men’s tailoring. Following degrees in menswear from the London College of Fashion and the Royal College of Art, he established his eponymous bespoke tailoring business. He currently teaches menswear design and construction at the Savannah College of Art and Design. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Classic Tailoring Techniques for Menswear : A Construction Guide

Fairchild Books, 2015

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...The Toile Fitting The next step is to cut the basic pattern pieces from a good quality prototyping fabric and to check the fit. Tailors do not always use muslin (also known as calico) for this process. Instead, we recommend using a cheaper...

Introduction And Preparation For 3D

Patricia Grice

Patricia Grice is Senior Lecturer in fashion at the Arts University Bournemouth, UK. She has also worked with many high street brands in design, pattern cutting and garment technology and is a Digital Pattern Consultant. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Digital Pattern Cutting for Fashion with Lectra Modaris® : From 2D Pattern Modification to 3D Prototyping

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...An understanding of the Principles involved in 3D Virtual PrototypingHow to prepare a Pattern for 3D – 3D Substitute Piece/Lines Set as 3DAnother reminder about the Variant for 3DTo gain an understanding about the stitching together...

Construction techniques

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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...The 1940s look of structured leather handbags with heavy handles and contrasting cut-outs from behind the scenes at Marni's Autumn/Winter 2012-13 fashion show. Building on tradition All accessories entail different methods of construction...

Tech Packs and Manufacturing for Footwear

Aneta Genova

Aneta Genova is an Assistant Professor of Accessory Design at the BFA Fashion Design Department at Parsons School of Design in New York City and has created online accessory design and history of costume classes respectively for The Academy of Art University Online and Drexel University in Philadelphia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Accessory Design

Fairchild Publications, 2012

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...Chapter Thirteen describes the technical responsibilities of a footwear designer. After reading this chapter, you will be able to trace the manufacturing process for footwear and understand how to use spec sheets and tech packs...

Practice: My Wonderland by Leaf Xia

Fiona Dieffenbacher

Fiona Dieffenbacher is Assistant Professor of Fashion at Parsons School of Design, New York. Her research practice is located at the intersection of dress, embodiment and materiality, with a particular emphasis on the ‘space in between’ theory and practice. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Fashion Thinking : Creative Approaches to the Design Process

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2021

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...Leaf’s creative collages, half-scale drapes, digital line up and her New York Fashion Week debut sponsored by Hello Kitty in Fall 2019.Yiqi (Leaf) Xia is a Chinese designer who graduated from Parsons School of Design with a BFA...

Production

Alison Gwilt

Alison Gwilt is Associate Professor in Design at the University of New South Wales and Adjunct Senior Research Fellow at the University of South Australia, Australia. She is an adviser to the not-for-profit organisations Redress (Hong Kong) and the Ethical Fashion Forum (UK). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Practical Guide to Sustainable Fashion

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

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...Courtney Holm is the founder of the Melbourne circular fashion label A.BCH. The label designs garments with their end in mind; constructed from traceable raw materials and designed to last through a focus on care and repair, the products...

Textile and Apparel Supply Matrix

Elena E. Karpova

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Elena E. Karpova is an Associate Professor in the Department of Apparel, Events, and Hospitality management at Iowa State University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Grace I. Kunz

Grace I. Kunz is Professor Emerita at Iowa State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Myrna B. Garner

Myrna B. Garner is Professor Emerita at Illinois State University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Going Global : The Textile and Apparel Industry

Fairchild Books, 2021

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...Each year, over 2 billion T-shirts are sold worldwide and 520 million pairs of jeans are sold in the United States.Production of one T-shirt takes 700 gallons of water and one pair of jeans takes 1,500 gallons. (Wallander, 2012)Upon...

Presenting Designs

Karl Aspelund

Karl Aspelund, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Textiles Fashion Merchandising and Design at the University of Rhode Island and has been a designer, artist, and teacher for over 20 years in apparel, theater, film and digital media. He received his PhD in Anthropology and Material Culture from Boston University, University Professors Program, where his dissertation on women's national dress practices in Iceland was awarded the University Professor's Edmonds Prize for Best Doctoral Dissertation of the Academic Year 2010-2011. Aspelund's research interests are in the field of apparel design and personal and national identity creation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Designing : An Introduction

Fairchild Books, 2015

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...Designers Speak“We don’t have good language to talk about this kind of thing. In most people’s vocabularies, design means veneer. It’s interior decorating. It’s the fabric of the curtains and the sofa. But to me, nothing could be further...

Product Development

Virginia Grose

Virginia Grose has over 30 years' experience in the fashion industry. Originally trained as a fashion designer, she gained her professional experience with Courtaulds in the supply chain and product development sectors. She has worked with a range of international clients such as Marks & Spencer and Wal-Mart. She is currently course leader in MA Fashion Business Management at the University of Westminster, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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A Practical Guide to the Fashion Industry : Concept to Customer

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2021

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...H&M Collaboration with Giambatissta ValliKendall Jenner is seen on the runway at the Valli Loves H&M show in Rome Italy, 2020.The product development process is essential to the fashion business. In its broadest sense, the term product...