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Style layout, Referenced is a finished consultant during the paintings and of favor layout, richly illustrated with over 1,000 images and drawings. in the framework of 4 principal different types, style layout, Referenced examines the various interwoven components that shape the tapestry of favor.

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Beyond the divisions of bespoke, haute couture, luxury ready-to-wear, mass production, and fast fashion, with their determinants of price, speed, and volume of distribution, are a myriad of routes to the designed object. Within categories and subcategories (womenswear or menswear, daywear or eveningwear, outerwear or intimate apparel), designers engage with specific activities and communities (outerwear may be intended for casual, work, or formal occasions) as well as seasons and geographies (it may protect against snow or sun while navigating city or suburb).

Mary McFadden patents a unique method for pleating silk. (Fogra 39)Job:10-29436 Title:RP-Fashion Design Referenced #175 Dtp:225 Page:30 10/26/12 1:09 PM 10/26/12 1:00 PM 1970–1979 Fundamentals Illustrated Timeline 1970–1979 31 1976 Late 1970s The French company Lectra develops its first patternmaking and grading system. • American sportswear designer Willi Smith establishes WilliWear. Men adopt stylish three-piece suits in a multitude of colors, with wide lapels, flared trousers, and high-rise vests.

Photo by Toni Frissell, Toni Frissell Collection, Library of Congress. 60 The System Structure 61 Opposite Page Coat design by Pauline Trigère, 1949 • Above Tennis outfit shot by Toni Frissell for Harper’s Private collection. Photo by Nina Leen, Time & Life Pictures, Getty Images. Photo by Toni Frissell, Toni Frissell Collection, Library of Congress. indd 61 (Text) (Ray) (Fogra 39)Job:10-29436 Title:RP-Fashion Design Referenced 11-C68265 #175 Dtp:225 Page:61 10/26/12 1:23 PM 11/8/12 7:25 PM 62 Fundamentals The System Structure The Rise of the Boutique Photo from Keystone-France, Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images.

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