Design Basics for Apparel / Edition 1

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Overview

Design Basics for Apparel is a handbook for students and professionals in the fashion industry who need a good understanding of visual design. The book provides valuable information for fashion design and merchandising students, encouraging readers to consider the elements and principles of design as a whole with emphasis on the emotional and physical effect of clothing.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780132375283
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publication date: 3/23/2012
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 8.80 (w) x 10.70 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Raymond Brooks is a Dean’s Professor of Excellence and Professor of Finance at Oregon State University. He has taught a variety of finance courses at OSU, including introduction to financial management, investments, advanced corporate finance, financial institutions, and risk management. Previously, he taught at the University of Missouri and the University of Southern Illinois, Edwardsville. Professor Brooks has authored a variety of articles in topics from dividends to when-issued trading. He has twice won best papers awards at financial conferences.

Professor Brooks was born in Portland, Oregon, is married, and has two sons. He is a former all-conference athlete for Oregon State and continues to enjoy swimming, biking, music, and watching OSU athletic teams.

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to the Aspects of Design

2. Space

3. Line

4. Shape and Form

5. Light

6. Color

7. Texture

8. Repetition

9. Emphasis

10. Balance

11. Scale and Proportion

12. Unity and Harmony

13. Specialized Application in Apparel Design

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