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By Irena Turnau

This publication by way of Prof. Irena Turnau, amazing professional within the background of fabric and garments, offers an issue which has now not attracted a lot realization: outfits used for operating. incredible costumes indicated their proprietors' social prestige, wealth and tool, however it used to be very unlikely to paintings in them. It used to be tricky even to maneuver in heavy fur coats, intricate headgear and sneakers of fancy shapes. This learn discusses cozy clothing which made actual labour attainable and didn't prevent any type of job. They have been utilized in peasant farms and craftsmen's workshops, they served miners, steelworkers, masons and sailors, they have been worn via servants so as to tension the excessive prestige in their masters. This e-book is devoted to all these humans of the prior who tucked up their tunics, rolled up their sleeves and trousers, safe themselves with aprons, invented helps and yokes to be able to hold commodities - to the entire indigent population of Europe and the neighbouring areas of Asia who toiled to earn their dwelling. the problem of occupational costume in prior centuries is very complicated. nobody has ever attempted to formulate distinct definitions during this box, and the on hand experiences are merely descriptive. --- released in a restricted version of 500 copies.

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Before you enroll in fashion design school, check back to see whether this profession is a good fit for you. Quick, what’s your style? Retro or sporty? Goth or classic? Hip-hop, boho, grunge, or some really inspired mix of all of the above? What you wear speaks volumes about the kind of person you are. On a separate piece of paper, write down the story that your clothes are telling about YOU. ) What are your favorite styles of the past? Which styles do you hope never come back into fashion? _________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________ What is your vision of the future of fashion?

Agree/Disagree) If your answers make a nice little pattern of agree/disagree/agree/ disagree/agree, then you might have the business sense to make it in the fashion biz. If numbers make you nervous, you’ll have to work at getting over your fear. clothing line, and they may also draw apparel, shoes, and accessories for ad campaigns. A lot of the work is still done by hand, but when detailed drawings are required, the illustrator may turn to CAD (computer-aided design) software. Illustrators apply their trade on the retail end as well, working with stores to design their advertisements, catalogs, and in-store displays.

The hardest part is meeting new clients and proving yourself all over again. That challenges you, though, and gives you a chance to get even better at your job. I was nerdy in middle school. I didn’t get fashion right away. I was more into decorating my room and getting it to look perfect. I was really good with color. When I was 18, living in Laguna Beach, I worked at a boutique. I started doing merchandising and displaying. Merchandising and styling are closely related. In merchandising, you take a product and you make it look right to sell.

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