Clothing: Fashion, Fabrics & Construction, Student Text / Edition 4

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Clothing: Fashion, Fabrics, Construction is a comprehensive bestseller including content on clothing needs, fashion, fabrics, consumer issues, careers, and sewing and serging techniques. Illustrations and photographs emphasize important concepts, illustrate technique and maintain student interest.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780078290060
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 6/24/2002
  • Edition description: Student Edition
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 608
  • Age range: 13 - 17 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 10.30 (h) x 1.00 (d)

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Table of Contents

Unit 1: Clothing and SocietyChapter 1: Influences on ClothingChapter 2: Cultures and CustomsChapter 3: Clothing and FamiliesChapter 4: Clothing and Self-ExpressionUnit 2: The Fashion WorldChapter 5: Fashion HistoryChapter 6: Fashion Styles Chapter 7: Fashion DesignersChapter 8: The Fashion IndustryUnit 3: Color and DesignChapter 9: Understanding ColorChapter 10: Understanding DesignUnit 4: Fibers and FabricsChapter 11: Textile Fibers Chapter 12: Fabric ConstructionChapter 13: Fabric FinishesUnit 5: Clothing CareChapter 14: Clothing Care Basics Chapter 15: Laundry and Dry CleaningChapter 16: Redesign, Repair, and RecycleUnit 6: Clothing SelectionChapter 17: Exploring OptionsChapter 18: Accessing InformationChapter 19: Evaluating SelectionsChapter 20: Consumer ResponsibilitiesChapter 21: Selecting Clothing for OthersUnit 7: The WorkplaceChapter 22: Career PreparationChapter 23: Success on the JobChapter 24: Fashion EntrepreneursChapter 25: Global MarketplaceSewing and Serging HandbookPart 1: Patterns, Fabrics, and NotionsPart 2: Machines and EquipmentPart 3: Getting Ready to SewPart 4: Basic ConstructionPart 5: Special Sewing Techniques

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