Visual Design in Dress / Edition 3

Visual Design in Dress / Edition 3

by Marian Davis
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0131121294

ISBN-13: 2900131121293

Pub. Date: 02/21/1996

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Presents the fundamentals of the study of clothing design in a straightforward, practical manner while assuming no prior knowledge of the subject on the part of the reader. Class activities at the end of each chapter give the reader a practical experience with the material. Provides examples of both sexes, many different countries, ethnicities, contemporary, and

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Presents the fundamentals of the study of clothing design in a straightforward, practical manner while assuming no prior knowledge of the subject on the part of the reader. Class activities at the end of each chapter give the reader a practical experience with the material. Provides examples of both sexes, many different countries, ethnicities, contemporary, and historical illustrations in each chapter. Provides a context for the design as a process. For reference in clothing selection and use, fashion design, basic design for theater costuming, and clothing in other cultures. It may also be used as a reference book by consumers who wish to know how to achieve a desired "look."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900131121293
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
02/21/1996
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
386

Table of Contents

I. PROVIDING A FRAMEWORK.

1. Concepts of Design.
2. Aspects of Clothing Design.
3. Culture, Illusion, and Clothing.

II. ELEMENTS.

4. Space.
5. Line.
6. Shape and Form.
7. Light.
8. Color.
9. Texture.
10. Pattern.

III. PRINCIPLES.

11. Repetition.
12. Parallelism.
13. Sequence.
14. Alternation.
15. Gradation.
16. Transition.
17. Radiation.
18. Rhythm.
19. Concentricity.
20. Contrast.
21. Emphasis.
22. Proportion.
23. Scale.
24. Balance.
25. Harmony.
26. Unity.

IV. APPLICATION.

27. Fashionable Individualism.
28. Applied Illusions.
29. Visual Design in Dress Around the World.
Glossary.
Bibliography.
Index.

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