Draping for Apparel Design / Edition 2

Draping for Apparel Design / Edition 2

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by Helen Joseph-Armstrong
     
 

This text combines step-by-step instructions illustrated to present the principles and methods of draping. Author Helen Joseph-Armstrong incorporates three draping techniques—manipulating dart excess, adding fullness, and contour draping—in design projects featured throughout the text. Projects begin with a draping plan and fashion drawing to identify

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This text combines step-by-step instructions illustrated to present the principles and methods of draping. Author Helen Joseph-Armstrong incorporates three draping techniques—manipulating dart excess, adding fullness, and contour draping—in design projects featured throughout the text. Projects begin with a draping plan and fashion drawing to identify its creative elements, and determine the draping technique required. The author describes the drape of the basic dress and its relationship to every garment in a clothing collection, emphasizing the drape of foundation garments as a base to building more complex design.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563675508
Publisher:
Fairchild Books
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
9.40(w) x 12.40(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

* Fabric Characteristics and Terms
* Model Form: Preparation , Measurements and Tools
* Draping Principles and Techniques
* Basic Dress Foundation
* Manipulating Dart Excess
* Bodice Styles
* Skirts
* Collars
* Built-up Necklines
* Cowls
* Facings
* Dress Foundations and Designs
* Strapless Foundations and Designs: The Principles of Contour Draping
* Bias Cut Dresses
* Kimono, Raglan and Drop Shoulder
* Shirts and Blouses
* Jackets and Coats
* Pants
* Knit Characteristics
* Bodysuit and Swimsuit Foundations

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