The Mood Guide To Fabric And Fashion

Author: Mood Designer Fabrics
Editor: Abrams
ISBN: 161312872X
Size: 12,52 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 313

“Designers, we’re going to Mood!” More than 10 years ago, Tim Gunn and Project Runway introduced millions of viewers to New York’s ultimate fabric mecca, Mood Fabrics. Now, the experts behind this fabric power- house bring their fabric and fashion know-how—plus their behind-the-scenes stories—to the sewing public. The Mood Guide to Fabric and Fashion is the ultimate guide for home-sewers, fashion students, aspiring designers, and Project Runway fans who want to learn everything they need to know to choose and use quality fabric. Drawing upon the expertise of the Mood staff, the book teaches readers the fundamentals—from where fabric is produced to the ins and outs of its construction—and features a fabric-by-fabric guide to cottons and other plant fibers, wools, silks, knits, and other specialty fabrics.


Author: Allison Engel
Editor: Charlesbridge Publishing
ISBN: 1632892022
Size: 10,56 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 427

A must-have guide for bargain-hunting fashionistas looking to make a statement without sabotaging their budgets. With this easy-to-use resource, savvy shoppers can cultivate upscale, upcycled wardrobes at thrift and consignment store prices. Shoppers will learn to navigate the racks of their local consignment shop, spot name brands like Versace, Dior, and Burberry, select the best quality items, and repair secondhand clothes that need some love. Photo-filled chapters on thrifted handbags, jewelry, scarves, and other accessories show what's available and give tips for distinguishing quality items from fakes. Interviews with expert tailors, dry cleaners, shoe repair wizards, and fabric-dyeing professionals explain what makes a damaged piece of clothing worth renovating. Before-and-after photos show what can be done to refashion less-than-perfect finds.

Girl S Guide To Diy Fashion

Author: Rachel Low
Editor: FunStitch Studio
ISBN: 9781607059950
Size: 14,78 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 151

Includes removable paper patterns for the projects in the book.

The Ultimate Guide To 21st Century Careers

Author: Richa Dwivedi
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9351951472
Size: 19,82 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 584

Looking for the career of your choice and don’t want to take the beaten path? Then pick up this book and get ready for your dream career! The Ultimate Guide to 21st Century Careers is designed to provide you with all the information you need about new careers in a range of fields. Specially designed for the modern Indian student, it is the first book in years to give detailed overviews of job profiles under each field it covers, as well as offer a roadmap to students on how to get these jobs. In its pages you will find: • Detailed information about the roles you can pursue in every field. • Exercises that will help you assess your skill sets and interests, and correlate them to specific career paths. • A comprehensive list of colleges, both in India and abroad, that offer courses in each field. • Estimates of the salaries you could expect to earn in every profession and role. • Testimonies from experts in different areas, providing a peek into their daily work lives. Whether you are interested in problem-solving or ideating, creating something new or working with people, this book is your one-stop compendium to finding your niche and excelling in it.

The Fashion Design Manual

Author: Pamela Stecker
Editor: Macmillan Education AU
ISBN: 9780732907167
Size: 14,86 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 379

The Fashion Design Manual is a comprehensive introduction to the world of fashion. It introduces the reader to the cycles and trends of fashion, the principles and practice of fashion design, the range of techniques and skills required to be successful in the industry, and the economic reality of the world of retail fashion. The Fashion Design Manual follows the path a garment takes from sketch to sample, through production and finally via the retail outlet to the wearer. The book is very generously illustrated with drawings, sketches, and photographs throughout.

The Digital Photographer S Guide To Light Modifiers

Author: Allison Earnest
Editor: Amherst Media
ISBN: 1608951715
Size: 14,79 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 893

Focusing exclusively on light modifiers and making the most of the least equipment, this in-depth handbook is ideal for use by the beginner and advanced amateurs who wish to take their photography to the next level. Including diagrams and lighting set scenes to facilitate learning and adapting technique, step-by-step critiques of several portrait sessions, and an extensive review of a variety of light modifying tools—from barn doors and snoots to gels, umbrellas, and strip boxes—this invaluable textbook style book reveals the precise steps for obtaining dimension and depth for indoor and outdoor portrait sessions. This resource is a must-have for beginner photographers looking to discover a treasure trove of fresh, creative lighting inspiration, that will surely help add diversity and creative style to your photography

Textiles Technology To Gcse

Author: Jane Down
Editor: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198328131
Size: 12,22 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 111

Textile Technology to GCSE uses straightforward explanations and clear diagrams to provide a comprehensive reference bank of important concepts and skills to support coursework and make revision easier. Topics covered include:generating a design; small to large scale manufacturing; properties of fibres and fabrics; using information technology. Each double page spread features learning objectives and differentiated questions which make it easy for students to use in independent study and revision.

Steampunk Cosplay Fashion Design Illustration

Author: Samantha Crossland
Editor: Walter Foster Publishing
ISBN: 1600584985
Size: 19,96 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 830

Learn to design your own steampunk and fantasy costumes and accessories

Fashion Design

Author: Sue Jenkyn Jones
Editor: Laurence King Publishing
ISBN: 9781856694360
Size: 12,15 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 807

"Offers students a through grounding in the principles of fashion design. It describes the qualities and skills needed to become a fashion designer, examines the varied career opportunities available and gives a balanced inside view of the fashion business today. Subjects covered include how to interpret a project brief; building a collection; choosing fabric; fit and cutting methods; and portfolio presentation. This revised edition discusses the technological developments that are changing the fashion industry and includes expanded chapters on drawing and making techniques, and careers in fashion. With updated photographs and illustrations, and extensive resource lists and glossaries, the book provides new designers with a valuable route-guide to the profession."--Cover.