Fashion design & theory

    The Fundamentals of Fashion Design

    By Jenny Udale

    Paperback £22.70

    The Fundamentals of Fashion Design provides a fully illustrated introduction to the key elements of fashion design, from the initial concept of a fashion idea to realizing it in 3D form. Writing with clarity and precision, Richard Sorger and Jenny Udale explain the entire fashion design process, including research and...

    Creating Couture Embellishment

    By Ellen W. Miller

    Paperback Save £17.54 = £32.46

    Creating Couture Embellishment offers a step-by-step guide to manipulating fabric and making and applying a rich variety of embellishments. Chapters cover fabric-manipulation techniques of pleating, quilting, tucking, ruffling, shirring and smocking, as well as the fabrication and application of feathers, beading, embroidery, flowers, decorative ribbons and bows, bias bindings and...

    Fashion Trend Forecasting

    By Gwyneth Holland

    Paperback Save £4.74 = £13.25

    An understanding of trends is a fundamental skill for anyone working in the fashion industry. In this book Gwyneth Holland and Rae Jones look at how to produce a well-researched trend, from initial inspiration to concrete idea and, eventually, real product. Illustrated throughout with insights from practising trend forecasters and...

    Legendary Authors and the Clothes They Wore

    By Terry Newman

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    Terry Newman combines illuminating anecdotes about authors and their work, archival photography, first-person quotations from each writer and current designers, little-known facts, and clothing-oriented excerpts that exemplify their original writing style.

    Folk Fashion

    By Amy Twigger Holroyd

    Paperback £17.45

    Thinking radically about making & wearing homemade clothes

    The Handbook of Fashion Studies

    Paperback £30.20

    The Handbook of Fashion Studies identifies an innovative spectrum of thematic approaches, key strands and interdisciplinary concepts that continue to push forward the boundaries of fashion studies. The book is divided into seven sections: Fashion, Identity and Difference; Spaces of Fashion; Fashion and Materiality; Fashion, Agency and Policy; Science, Technology...

    Geographies of Fashion

    By Louise Crewe

    Paperback Save £3.04 = £18.95

    Clothes are inherently geographical objects, yet few of us consider the social and economic significance of their journey from design to production to consumption. The Geographies of Fashion is the first in-depth study of fashion economies from a geographer's perspective, exploring the complex relationship between our attachment to the clothes...

    Fundamentals of Digital Fashion Marketing

    By Clare Harris

    Paperback Save £4.29 = £22.70

    The Fundamentals of Digital Fashion Marketing introduces and explores contemporary digital marketing practices within the fashion industry. Clare Harris clearly explains key digital marketing strategies and examines and illustrates their role in fashion through exciting and memorable industry examples. Marketing practices covered include online marketing, social media, video, mobile technologies,...

    100 Years of Fashion Illustration

    By Cally Blackman

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Featuring work by more than 140 illustrators, this is a comprehensive survey of the history of fashion illustration in the twentieth century. Now in a pocket edition.

    New Fashion Illustration

    Paperback £15.96

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