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Author Atkinson, Mark.
Title How to create your final collection : a fashion student's handbook / Mark Atkinson.
Published London : Laurence King, 2012.
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 Floor4  TT507 .A788 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 192 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Series Portfolio skills. Fashion & textiles
Portfolio skills. Fashion & textiles.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p.184) and index.
Contents The different markets for womenswear : Five fashion markets ; Niche markets -- Fashion in time : Fashion seasons ; The design-to-retail cycle ; Trends in fashion ; Trend forecasting ; Finalizing your personal brief -- Creative research : Finding inspiration ; Your sketchbook ; Potential sources of inspiration and influence ; Finding material ; Manipulating material ; Choosing your influences and assembling your theme board -- Development and sampling : Your strategy for development and sampling ; Elements of garment design and construction techniques ; Development techniques ; Creative practices ; Explaining how your collection will work: concept and boards -- Garment design and line planning : Good fashion design ; Garments: the building blocks of a fashion collection ; Line planning in the industry ; Line planning your final collection ; Garment design ; Cut, make, and trim (CMT) -- Styling and presentation : Presentation of fashion ; Presentation of final collection ; Fashion styling ; Styling your final collection ; Presentation for submission ; Making the most of the end-of-year show ; Exercises in professional styling -- Diffusing your final collection : Why do commercial designers have secondary lines? ; Extending your final collection ; Practical advice -- Case studies -- Glossary.
Subject Fashion design -- Study and teaching.
ISBN 1856698424 (pbk.)
9781856698429 (pbk.)
OCLC number 807011541