Sourcing and Selecting Textiles for Fashion
Written with the innovative fashion student in mind, Sourcing and Selection of Textiles for Fashion offers a comprehensive overview of the current textile market and shows how to apply this knowledge to create a fashion collection.
After a brief look at the historical growth of fashion textiles in industry and culture, the book explores the production, design, procurement and end use of fashion textiles. Natural and man-made fibers are treated together with modern fabrics. Different types of design for industrial and custom fabrics are listed including dyeing, printing, embellishing and fabric handling are covered. A current sustainability and innovation perspective is offered in each area.
Color photographs and illustrations complement informative text throughout the book, and the text includes a section with interviews with designers of different levels and markets, focusing on how to select and source fabrics and apply them to their designs.
Dimensions: 13.1 x 10.3 x 2.3 inches
Pages : 208
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