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  • Draping Period Costumes: Classical Greek to Victorianby Sharon Sobel

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 35.00

    One way of creating a theatrical costume is called flat patterning. This is when a costume designer uses a pattern made to the wearer's measurements to cut out and sew together a costume. In many cases flat patterning is the more appropriate method for creating a period costume - skirts, pants, and sleeves, for example. However, working in two-dimensions... more...

  • Dress Codeby Mari Grinde Arntzen; Kerri Pierce

    Reaktion Books 2015; US$ 24.95

    As Oscar Wilde once wrote, ?Fashion is a form of ugliness so absolutely unbearable that we have to alter it every six months.? And yet it serves to make us beautiful, or at least make us feel beautiful. In this book, Mari Grinde Arntzen asks how and why this is?how can fashion simultaneously attract us to its glamour and repel us with its superficiality... more...

  • El arte de vivir (Spanish version)by William Hart

    Pariyatti Publishing 2011; US$ 7.75

    The Spanish translation of The Art of Living. This is the classic introduction to Vipassana meditation as taught by S.N. Goenka. Prepared under his guidance and with his approval, this full-length study includes stories by Goenkaji as well as answers to students' questions that convey a vivid sense of his teaching. more...

  • Elizabethan Costume Design and Constructionby Helen Q Huang

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 34.95

    Learn how to create historically accurate costumes for Elizabethan period productions with Elizabethan Costume Design and Construction ! Extensive coverage of a variety of costumes for both men and women of all social classes will allow you to be prepared for any costuming need, and step-by-step instructions will ensure you have the know-how to design... more...

  • Fabrics and Pattern Cuttingby Winifred Aldrich

    Wiley 2012; US$ 45.00

    Getting the right cut for the right fabric is the key to good design. One of the most challenging aspects of a fashion designer’s training is learning how to crate patterns that utilize the characteristics of fabrics. With an ever expanding range available, an understanding of the relationship between fabric, form and pattern shape is now... more...

  • Fairy Tale Sewingby Heidi Boyd

    F+W Media 2014; US$ 24.99

    Sew your way to happily ever after! Bring story time to life with this collection of imaginative projects. Drawing inspiration from classic fairy tales, author Heidi Boyd adds a modern twist to everything from huggable softies such as the magical Unicorn to interactive toys such as Snow White's Cottage Tote. Sleeping Beauty's Castle Quilt brings... more...

  • Fashionby Ferguson

    Infobase Publishing 2006; US$ 39.54

    Each article includes: - Quick Facts: summarizes important facts - Overview: briefly introduces duties and responsibilities - History: describes the history of the job in relation to the industry or field - The Job: describes primary and secondary duties - Requirements: discusses high school and post-secondary education and training as well as any... more...

  • Fashion Geekby Diana Eng

    F+W Media 2009; US$ 22.99

    Fashion + Technology You've seen it on the runway and the red carpet - clothing and accessories that combine the world of fashion with the modern sleekness of tech. And now, the know-how to create these fashions for your own wardrobe is at your fingertips with Fashion Geek. Project Runway contestant and author Diana Eng teaches you both the sewing... more...

  • Fashion Illustration Artby Jennifer Lilya

    F+W Media 2014; US$ 26.99

    From the clothes to the pose, here's everything you need to create fierce fashion illustrations. Create fabulous fashion moments! Drawing on 20+ years of fashion illustrating experience, Jennifer Lilya uses acrylic paint and black ink to show you how to draw the clothes, poses and attitudes behind runway-worthy art. Follow her expert tips, techniques... more...

  • Fast, Fun & Easy Fabric Critter Bagsby Mary Link

    C&T Publishing 2007; US$ 11.99

    Cuddly animal lunch bags, pillowcases, pouches, and gift bags you can make in less than a day! more...