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Winter Sports Clothing

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 10 : Global Perspectives

Berg, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...This article will look back at some of the fashions worn on the slopes by early winter sports enthusiasts in the years up to the 1940s. The first visitors to the Alps were often tuberculosis patients or convalescents who were also joined...

Pockets in Activewear

Adriana Gorea

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Adriana Gorea is an assistant professor of fashion design at the College of Visual and Performing Arts, Syracuse University, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Katya Roelse

Katya Roelse is an instructor in the department of fashion & apparel studies at the University of Delaware, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Martha L. Hall

Martha L. Hall teaches apparel design by draping in the University of Delaware department of fashion & apparel studies. In addition to teaching, Hall is a fashion designer and researcher for the Infant Mobility Lab in the department of physical therapy. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Book of Pockets : A Practical Guide for Fashion Designers

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book chapter

...Jeremy Scott, New York Fashion Week, fall 2018. Peter White / Contributor via Getty Images.This chapter focuses on how pockets are designed to accommodate various objects that need to be carried by the wearer while performing various sport...
...The Object in Detail While a Seattle-based shop owner called Eddie Bauer is credited for patenting a quilted goose-down insulated jacket in 1940, it was Klaus Obermeyer, a Bavarian ski instructor, who put the first quilted ski jacket...

Norway

Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion Volume 8 : West Europe

Berg, 2010

Encyclopedia entry

...Is it possible to understand the way people dress by looking at their history and natural environment? A survey of Norwegians’ habits and attitudes related to clothing suggests that the answer is yes. The country is located on the periphery...