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    Description"Basics Fashion Design: Construction" is the third book the "Basics Fashion Design" series. It leads the reader through the essential stages of creating a garment, from pattern cutting and draping a mannequin, to finishing and haberdashery.


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    Title
    Basics Fashion Design 03: Construction
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Anette Fischer
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 192
    Width: 158 mm
    Height: 230 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 640 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9782940373758
    ISBN 10: 2940373752
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25860
    B&T General Subject: 140
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: BEA
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    Ingram Subject Code: AT
    LC classification: TT
    BIC subject category V2: AKT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 04
    DC22: 746.92
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.0T
    BISAC V2.8: DES005000
    Abridged Dewey: 746
    B&T Approval Code: A97602700
    Thema V1.0: AKT, JBCC3
    Illustrations note
    200 colour illustrations
    Publisher
    Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
    Imprint name
    AVA Publishing SA
    Publication date
    06 January 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Lausanne
    Author Information
    Anette Fischer is a lecturer at the University College of the Creative Arts, London. She also teaches the postgraduate certificate in Innovative Pattern Cutting course at Central Saint Martin's College, London, and works as a trouble-shooter for the bi-annual collections of Julien MacDonald.
    Table of contents
    Introduction. How to get the most out of this book. Getting started: Pattern cutting tools and equipment; Silhouettes; Sizing and grading; Blocks and patterns. Pattern cutting: How to read a design drawing; Dart manipulation; Slash and spread; Sleeves; Collars; Pockets; Bias cut; Fitting the toile; Laying a pattern on to fabric. Garment construction: Tools for the techniques; Seams; Seam finishes; Hand sewing techniques. Surface-specific techniques: Felted fabrics; Lace; Leather; Fur; Knits and stretch-woven fabrics; Sequinned and beaded fabrics; Velvet; Transparent fabrics. Haute couture and tailoring: Haute couture; Designing haute couture; Tailoring; Tailoring techniques. Draping on the mannequin: Modelling tools and equipment; Grain line and draping; Draping style; Geometric shapes; Inspired designers. Support and structure: History of supported and structured garments; Supporting materials; Interlining/fusing; Corsetry; Creating volume. Finishes: Linings; Facings; Fastenings; Haberdashery. Conclusion. Glossary. Bibliography. Useful resources. Canon. Acknowledgements and picture credits.