Vintage Lingerie includes: -30 beautiful and historically accurate examples of period lingerie from 1850 to 1970, covering a range of fabulous vintage pieces from 1920s French knickers to 1950s pin-up brassieres. It includes corsets, brassieres, girdles, petticoats, and much more. -Each stunning example is accompanied by a full working pattern, photographs and drawings, plus a historical overview giving an invaluable insight into making up these period pieces. -Two step-by-step projects both guide and inspire the beginner costume maker, while practical advice is also given, from attaching hooks and eyes to embellishing with embroidered detail. From 1920s French knickers to 1950s pin-up brasieres, these fabulous vintage pieces chart the progression of lingerie over the last century. The book covers a range of fascinating garments, including 1890s corsets, 1940s garter belts, 1950s New Look girdles, brassieres, and much more. The book includes 30 fully annotated working patterns alongside drawings, photographs, and practical advice on making up the garments. For fashion and costume students and costume designers working on stage or screen, the historically accurate patterns are essential for capturing the classic shapes of any period. Students and historians will find the period details and historical background of each garment an invluable resource. Whether you need to construct a historically accurate period garment or simply wish to channel your inner 1950s starlet, this book is for you.
From 1920s French knickers to 1950s pin-up brassieres, these fabulous vintage pieces chart the progression of lingerie over the last 120 years. The book covers a range of fascinating garments, including 1890s corsets, 1940s garter belts and basques, 1950s New Look girdles, brassieres, knickers and much more. The book includes 30 fully annotated working patterns alongside drawings, photographs and practical advice on any feature or alteration necessary for making up the garments. For any costume designer working on stage or screen, the historically accurate patterns are an essential for capturing the classic shapes of any period. Fashion students and historians will find the period details and historical background of each garment an invaluable resource. Whether you need to construct a historically accurate period garment or simply wish to channel your inner 1950s starlet, this is the book for you.
More Dress Pattern Designing
The techniques Natalie Bray pioneered and perfected revolutionised dress pattern designing, assisting the rise of the modern fashion industry. Her teaching has had a profound influence on design, production and education and her works are classics: fashions change but the principles of designing patterns in the flat do not. This book covers advanced cutting, lingerie, tailoring and children's clothes. It expands the basic course set out in Natalie Bray's Dress Pattern Designing and shows the application of the basic principles and methods to more advanced styles as well as to specialised cutting.
La gradation du v tement masculin
Second volet de notre "Devenir modéliste / Le vêtement masculin", cet ouvrage complète les créations de vêtements mis en oeuvre précedemment en expliquant point par point comment changer les tailles de ceux-ci. Pensé de façon à répondre aux demandes de l'industrie, il est à même de répondre de la même façon aux passionnés de "couture", par le choix des modèles expliqués qui serviront d'exemples pour la création de maints autres modèles. Les méthodes manuelles et informatiques y sont expliquées, en partenariat avec la société Lectra. A la fois un ouvrage d'initiation et un document de référence sur les techniques de gradation du vêtement masculin allant de la chemise, du gilet, du pantalon jusqu'aux plus grosses pièces comme le veston, le blouson, la parka ou le manteau.
Patternmaking and Grading Using Gerber s Accumark Pattern Design Software
An industry-focused guide to patternmaking with Gerber AccuMark software. Patternmaking and Grading: Using Gerber AccuMark Pattern Design, 1/e examines every aspect of patternmaking and grading using Gerber AccuMark Pattern Design software and hones in on the job responsibilities often assigned to apparel patternmakers and graders. Rather than focus solely on software commands, the text incorporates invaluable insight gained from the author's extensive experience as an industry insider. Lessons, exercises, and quizzes focus not only on teaching the software, but also on preparing students to be successful industry professionals. Chapters cover all aspects of patternmaking, including pattern creation, drafting, digitizing, plotting, knockoffs, data conversion, spec sheets, and costing markers. Teaching and Learning Experience Patternmaking and Grading has been designed to be the most effective and robust text on the market. It provides: Robust, current content: Lininger offers up-to-date content referencing the most recent software and industry practices. Chapters designed for learning: Logical organization and effective chapter features help students truly master chapter material. Downloadable pattern data: Sample patterns and templates help students practice in-text procedures. A truly customizable resource: Instructors can customize the text to best suit their individual needs.
Construction Drawings and Details for Interiors
A complete guide to preparing construction documentation from a design perspective Construction Drawings and Details for Interiors has become a must-have guide for students of interior design. It covers the essentials of traditional and computer-aided drafting with a uniquely design-oriented perspective. No other text provides this kind of attention to detail. Inside, you'll find specialty drawings, a sensitivity to aesthetic concerns, and real-world guidance from leaders in the field of interior design. Updated content is presented here in a highly visual format, making it easy to learn the basics of drawing for each phase of the design process. This new Third Edition includes access to a full suite of online resources. Students and designers studying for the National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ) will especially appreciate these new materials. This revision also keeps pace with evolving construction standards and design conventions. Two new chapters, 'Concept Development and the Design Process' and 'Structural Systems for Buildings,' along with expanded coverage of building information modeling (BIM), address the latest design trends. Includes online access to all-new resources for students and instructors Provides real-world perspective using countless example drawings and photos Focuses on interior design-specific aspects of construction documentation Serves as a perfect reference for the contract documents section of the NCIDQ exam Written by designers, for designers, Construction Drawings and Details for Interiors remains a standout choice for the fields of interior design, technical drawing, and construction documentation. From schematics through to working drawings, learn to communicate your vision every step of the way.
Pattern Drafting for Dressmaking
This easy-to-use guide to drafting patterns for individual designs is aimed at anyone who wants to learn how to make patterns, from taking the measurements to constructing the foundations to drafting the actual pattern. The book concentrates on teaching the principles of pattern drafting and will equip the reader with the knowledge to draft any pattern for any design. All the methods can be applied to men, women and children, whatever their shape or size, and the contents include skirts, dresses, bodices, collars, lapels, sleeves, trousers, culottes and shorts.
BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern
Vintage Looks Meet Modern Fashion Dior’s New Look silhouette. Jackie Kennedy’s sheath dress. Madonna’s bustier. Fashion trends come and go, but certain iconic styles never fade. Make them for yourself with BurdaStyle’s new guide to sewing fashion through the decades. Five adaptable master patterns for tops, dresses, and pants are transformed into nineteen unique projects for both women and men that draw inspiration from key fashion moments. These influential looks—from the Roaring Twenties to the Awesome Eighties—are all modernized and reinterpreted for today’s sewing enthusiasts. BurdaStyle, the world’s largest online community of people who sew, is synonymous with stylish sewing and high-quality patterns. In this follow-up to The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook, they provide step-by-step instructions and techniques for customizing the enclosed master patterns into new design variations, all perfectly fitted for you. You’ll also get a taste of fashion history—the essential designers, signature trends, and style icons from each era—to help you channel your inner Coco Chanel, Audrey Hepburn, or Yves Saint Laurent. BurdaStyle Sewing Vintage Modern combines the best of fashion from the past with an updated approach to sewing. Whether you prefer a slim-fit pant, the perfect men’s button-down, or a versatile shift dress, this book offers a classic collection that will last you a lifetime.
Grading Techniques for Fashion Design
Computer grading and automation now make it more necessary than ever to first understand and practice the basic operations of hand grading. This book is for those involved in the design or production of the women's and men's ready-to-wear apparel industry.
D tails de mode la loupe
Au vue de l'ampleur et de la progression des loisirs créatifs et à la demande de nombreux étudiants de mode, il est apparu comme une évidence qu'il fallait offrir aux addicts de la mode les moyens de s'exprimer en adaptant les outils de l'industrie aux outils de l'artisanat. Différente des nombreux ouvrages déjà écrits sur la couture, cette série en 4 tomes élaborée et mise en pratique dans le réseau d'Esmod, la plus grande école de mode (par son ancienneté et par son nombre) propose de pouvoir égaler la qualité de l'industrie en vulgarisant ses données afin de les appliquer à la maison. Présentés sous formes de fiches, détails par détails, schémas simplifiés, textes (français et anglais) et patronages aident pas à pas le néophyte en quête d'excellence, l'amateur éclairé et l'étudiant de mode en quête de moyens de créativité. De nombreux tableaux de mesures simples et concis informent des mensurations de chaque détail, taille par taille. Les trois principaux secteurs de l'habillement (Femme, Homme et Enfant) y sont développés, repérables par pictogrammes en bas de page. A la fois un ouvrage d'initiation et un document de référence sur les techniques de montage du vêtement.