Skip to main content
Loading
Loading

Results

  • Book chapter
Sort By:  1-10 of 3890 (389 pages)
Results per page:
         

Abandoned Clothes: Separating Dress from Body

Barbara Brownie

Barbara Brownie is a Senior Lecturer in Visual Communication at the University of Hertfordshire, UK. She is the author of Transforming Type (Bloomsbury, 2014), co-author of The Superhero Costume (Bloomsbury, 2015), and has contributed to edited collections including Writing Design (Berg, 2011). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Acts of Undressing : Politics, Eroticism, and Discarded Clothing

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

Book chapter

...Sculptor Jude Tallichet presents a series of cast-off and abandoned clothes, “frozen in the moment a human stepped out of it and dropped it on the floor.” Imagining everyday objects without the presence of bodies to fulfill their purpose...

Conclusion: Against Justification

Adam Geczy

Adam Geczy is an artist and writer who is Senior Lecturer at Sydney College of the Arts, the University of Sydney, Australia Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Vicki Karaminas

Vicki Karaminas is Professor of Fashion and Deputy Director of Doctoral Research at the College of Creative Arts, Massey University, New Zealand Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Queer Style

Bloomsbury Education, 2013

Book chapter

...Susan Sontag, ‘On Style’, in Against Interpretation (New York: Vintage, 1994), 28.The hyperdevelopment of style in, for example, Mannerist painting and Art Nouveau, is an emphatic form of experiencing the world as an aesthetic phenomenon...

Bibliography

Frances Stevenson

Frances Stevenson is Associate Dean at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, University of Dundee, UK. Frances also practices in the contemporary craft area and strives to create textile products that demonstrate innovation in their design and excellence in their making. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Josephine Steed

Josephine Steed is Course Leader for BA (Hons) Fashion & Textile Design at Gray's School of Art, Robert Gordon University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Sourcing Ideas for Textile Design : Researching Colour, Surface, Structure, Texture and Pattern

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

Book chapter

Bibliography

Fadwa El Guindi

Fadwa El Guindi is at the University of Southern California. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Veil : Modesty, Privacy and Resistance

Berg, 1999

Book chapter

...Books and Articles Nabia Abbott (1941) ‘Women and the State on the Eve of Islam,’ American Journal of Semitic Languages 58. Nabia Abbott (1942) Aishah, the Beloved of Muhammad. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Nabia Abbott (1946) Two...

A Brief Explanation of Photoshop

Robert Hume

Robert Hume is a design professional and has taught both in industry and in higher education, principally at Norwich University of the Arts and at Central Saint Martins, London, UK Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Fashion and Textile Design with Photoshop and Illustrator : Professional Creative Practice

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

Book chapter

...This section provides a brief explanation of the Photoshop layout and some specific technical terms you will encounter in this book followed by projects that introduce you to working with some of the core aspects of Photoshop.Photoshop...

Children’s Wear Garments

Paula J. Myers-McDevitt

Paula J. Myers-McDevitt has taught at Cheney University, Immaculata University of Pennsylvania, and Harcum College. She has also worked in the industry as a Technical Design Manager for large corporations such as May Department Stores and Federated Department Stores. Paula has a Masters of Arts Degree in Fashion Merchandising. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Complete Guide to Size Specification and Technical Design

Fairchild Books, 2016

Book chapter

...Measuring Children’s Wear Measuring children’s wear garments is very much like measuring misses/women’s wear garments. Therefore most of what you have learned up to this point will be applied to measuring garments in this chapter...

Readings For Part III

Joanne B. Eicher

Joanne B. Eicher is Regents Professor Emerita at the University of Minnesota. Joanne is Editor-in-Chief, Encyclopedia of Dress and Fashion (Bloomsbury and OUP); Series Editor, Dress, Body Culture (Bloomsbury); Author, Editor, Co-Editor, The Visible Self, (Fairchild); Dress and Gender (Berg); Dress and Ethnicity (Berg); Beads and Beadmakers (Berg); Mother, Daughter, Sister, Bride (National Geographic); a wide variety of published articles in professional journals and chapters in books. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Sandra Lee Evenson

Sandra Lee Evenson is a Professor and Interim Director in the Margaret Ritchie School of Family and Consumer Sciences at the University of Idaho, USA, where she has taught courses on dress and culture and apparel design. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Visible Self : Global Perspectives on Dress, Culture, and Society

Fairchild Books, 2015

Book chapter

...Ga'anda Scarification: A Model for Art and Identity Marla C Berns Introduction The Ga'anda are a small group of Chadic-speaking people living in northeastern Nigeria, north of the Benue River and east of its confluence with the Gongola...

Introduction

Chris Dorosz

Chris Dorosz is based at The Academy of Art University, San Francisco. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

J.R. Watson

J.R. Watson is based at The Academy of Art University, San Francisco. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Designing with Color : Concepts and Applications

Fairchild Publications, 2011

Book chapter

...It is said that one defining feature of the postmodern era we live in is the breakdown of disciplines. An artist's practice might resemble that of an architect; an illustrator's, that of a 3D modeler. With the pervasiveness of marketing...

Introduction

Louise Wallenberg

Louise Wallenberg is Associate Professor of Fashion Studies and holds a PhD in Cinema Studies. She was the establishing Director of the Centre for Fashion Studies, 2006–2013. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Andrea Kollnitz

Andrea Kollnitz is is Associate Professor of Art History and Senior Lecturer at the Centre for Fashion Studies at Stockholm University. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Fashion and Modernism

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

Book chapter

...Fashion as an aesthetic, artistic, and cultural phenomenon, as well as an inevitable marker of identity within modern society, has played a crucial role long before the period that this book is focused on, modernism. From Renaissance...

Introduction

David Shaw

David Shaw worked in fashion buying for over 20 years for some of the UK’s most famous high street fashion retailers. He is now an academic, consultant trainer and writer on fashion retailing and marketing. David has lectured at the London College of Fashion, Nottingham Trent University, Middlesex University, University of Surrey, Northumbria University and The Institute Marangoni in the UK, as well as the Dublin Institute of Technology and Macquarie University, Sydney. He has previously published four titles on fashion buying, marketing and management for Routledge, Macmillan and Springer-Verlag. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Dimitri Koumbis

Dimitri Koumbis has over 20 years of retail experience as a practitioner and educator, working in merchandising, management and store design for fast fashion brands such as Urban Outfitters and Gap, Inc. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Fashion Buying : From Trend Forecasting to Shop Floor

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2017

Book chapter

...The role of fashion buyer is commonly seen as one of the most glamorous jobs within the entire fashion industry. Often, people enter a career in fashion buying wrongly believing that the job is about buying clothes that they themselves...