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- LSU Press 2012; US$ 55.00
The name ?Suzanne Perron? is synonymous with exquisite detail. Her expertly tailored gowns?worn at the elaborate balls of Mardi Gras and down the aisle at New Orleans weddings?draw from the legacy of couture design. After years working alongside Vera Wang, Carolina Herrera, Anna Sui, and Ralph Rucci in New York, Louisiana native Perron returned home... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 37.50
Bescherte uns die erste Kunststoffrevolution den großen Siegeszug - angefangen vom Nylonstrumpf über das Einweggeschirr bis zum Fernsehgehäuse - dann hat die zweite Revolution gerade erst begonnen. Bisherige Entwicklungen deuten darauf hin, dass sich Kunststoffen bereits in naher Zukunft beinahe jede erdenkliche Eigenschaft einverleiben... more...
- Running Press 2011; US$ 19.95
No brand is more trusted among teens and young women than Seventeen . The monthly magazine's more than 13 million devoted readers know it is the place to learn about what matters most to a girl--and fashion is at the top of the list! Packed with amazing clothes and indispensable style advice, Seventeen's Ultimate Guide to Style is the book readers... more...
- Running Press 2011; US$ 30.00
Since 1993, Bryant Park has been the event?s home, but in 2010 relocated to Lincoln Center. New York Fashion Week focuses on what?s already been termed the ?Golden Era? of Fashion Week, the Bryant Park Years. It is filled with hundreds of never-before-seen photos and never-before-told stories and features exclusive interviews with the likes of Tommy... more...
- Parkstone International 2012; US$ 9.95
Was gibt es wohl Banaleres als ein Paar Schuhe? Dennoch kennt heutzutage die Hälfte der Menschheit den Gebrauch von Schuhen gar nicht. In einer Welt, in der der Schuh ein Konsumobjekt geworden ist, haben wir längst vergessen, dass unsere Urgroßeltern ihre guten Schuhe nur zu besonderen Anlässen trugen. Die Industrie hat ihre Pflicht erfüllt, indem... more...
- Interweave Press, LLC 2009; US$ 17.95
Inspired by the seasonal festivals and traditions of Japan, this blend of traditional Scandinavian knitting with distinctive Japanese influences explores the beautiful design elements steeped in folk customs. Created especially for women, these patterns are true to the Japanese ideals of high-quality design and materials. Twelve sweaters, oriented... more...
- 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...
- 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...
- Crowood 2013; US$ 21.86
Traditional tailoring is a fascinating craft, which has not changed for many centuries, however, the techniques are now known only by a few practising in the best couture ateliers and bespoke tailor's workrooms. Nothing feels quite so luxurious or sophisticated as bespoke clothes, but the tailoring skills they require are often seen to be shrouded... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing 2008; US$ 14.95
Here is the straight-up dope on how to make your own clothing. With or without patterns, machines, or fancy materials?anyone can do it! Got some old clothes that you love and that fit well? Use them as patterns for new ones. Want something new and spectacular, something that fits right along where your head is moving? Cut up, remodel, add on, and... more...