Fashion (28)

Fashion Patternmaking techniques - Haute Couture Vol 1

ISBN: 9788416504664

Author: Antonio Donnanno    Publisher: Promo Press

High fashion unquestionably goes hand-in-hand with sartorial and stylistic perfection. A driving force behind the entire fashion and garment industry, it repres...


High fashion unquestionably goes hand-in-hand with sartorial and stylistic perfection. A driving force behind the entire fashion and garment industry, it represents the search for new solutions concerning fabrics, style, or patterns. In this context, the patternmaker is an essential figure, bringing the stylist's ideas into reality. In our richly illustrated new volume of the Fashion Patternmaking series, the prolific author Antonio Donnanno, an offspring of a tailor family, patternmaking teacher, and director of a fashion school network, describes in detail the methods and techniques used in high-fashion patternmaking in an understandable and step-by-step way.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 256


Dimensions: 210 x 297 mm


Publication Date: 23-01-2017


Tags: February 2017   Fashion
$89.99
Fashion Drawing Course

ISBN: 9788415967064

Author: Juan Baeza    Publisher: Promo Press

Designers need to draw the human body in movement and they must take into account the relationship between the human body, the materials and the shape of the cl...


Designers need to draw the human body in movement and they must take into account the relationship between the human body, the materials and the shape of the clothing at the same time. This book is a through study on the techniques for drawing the human figure in fashion design. This title offers in-depth explanatory texts for a detailed understanding including graphics. It is addressed to designers not being a handbook on drawing. The first part is focused on the human body and the second part on the clothing.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 208


Tag: Fashion
$59.99
Eclat: Masters of New Jewellery Design

ISBN: 9788492810970

Author: Carlos Pastor    Publisher: Promo Press

Through beautiful photos and interviews with designers, this book instroduces the jewelers who have dominated the landscape of jewelry design in recent years. I...


Through beautiful photos and interviews with designers, this book instroduces the jewelers who have dominated the landscape of jewelry design in recent years. In presenting their creations, which fuse tradition and innovation with fascinating results, this book also paves the way for aspiring jewelry designers and rising stars in the field. This book showcases the works and creations of the leading names in contemporary jewelry design.This book contains a showcase of jewelry design that offers a wide array of examples from the best designers. This work features more than 500 highly illustrative and instructive photographs. This book provides insights into the views, techniques, and creative visions of jewelry designs. Éclat is a great source of inspiration for designers in this field.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 236


$69.99
Profesional Fashion Illustration and Design

ISBN: 9788416851065

Author: Manuela Brambatti    Publisher: Promo Press

A fashion design tutorial by Daniela Bambatti, Versace's chief design illustrator, the book is an idea of couturier Favio Marconi who, impressed by her drawing ...


A fashion design tutorial by Daniela Bambatti, Versace's chief design illustrator, the book is an idea of couturier Favio Marconi who, impressed by her drawing style and the precision with which she captures the flow of fabric over the body, convinced her to put it into print so fashion students and fashion designers could profit from her mastery. In her tutorial, full of drawing and colouring tips, Bambatti reveals her fresh and innovative style, halfway between fashion sketching and illustration.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 240


Dimensions: 215 x 300 mm


Publication Date: 01-08-2017


$69.99
Knitwear Fashion Design

ISBN: 9788416851171

Author: Maite Lafuente    Publisher: Promo Press

Knitwear Fashion Design aims to help fashion students to understand the basic design elements in knitwear and learn how illustrate them. Whether handmade or ind...


Knitwear Fashion Design aims to help fashion students to understand the basic design elements in knitwear and learn how illustrate them. Whether handmade or industrially- produced, deconstructive or avant-garde, knitwear has now become a staple collection piece every season and its resurgence as a key fashion item has rekindled a trend and a keen interest in this once very traditional craft. Developments in modern techniques, the revival of traditional craft skills and a new appreciation of couture craftsmanship have put knitwear back into the fashion spotlight. This practical book begins with a thorough exposition of basic yarns and threads, picot, mohair’s, knots, together with a brief description about their structure and illustrations for each example. Together with a thorough presentation of a variety of patterns and complements ending with the most common knitwear types, it is documented by a range of suitable poses in movement based on contemporary apparel. Offering an extensive overview about yarn types, garment, accessories and finishes this book also teaches how to transform and renovate basic pieces. Various attractive designs are shown as well as the stitches needed to create and illustrate these garments such as cable, Aran, jacquards, ribs etc. Whether hand knitted or industrially produced the book is a glorious celebration of the new vogue in knitting, showcasing examples of knitted pieces from fashion great designers. Encouraging the reader to be innovative, this book is sure to be an inspiration for anyone working with or interested in knitted textiles and garment illustration.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 220 x 260 mm


Publication Date: 01-07-2017


Tags: Coming Soon   May 2017   Fashion
$69.99
Floral Patterns & Textures

ISBN: 9788416851164

Author: Rhino Studio    Publisher: Promo Press

This pattern colection has been developed as a useful working tool and a source of inspiration for graphic, textile and interior design professionals and studen...


This pattern colection has been developed as a useful working tool and a source of inspiration for graphic, textile and interior design professionals and students. The book includes bold, eye-catching coloured classic vintage designs. All designs in vector format are included in the CD-ROM or can be downloaded.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 264


Dimensions: 210 x 210 mm


Publication Date: 01-05-2017


$55.00
Details in Fashion Design

ISBN: 9788416504176

Author: Gianni Pucci    Publisher: Promo Press

This visual reference book shows, with over twelve hundred full-color fashion photographs, a wide range of possibilities, styles, and trends in today's fashion....


This visual reference book shows, with over twelve hundred full-color fashion photographs, a wide range of possibilities, styles, and trends in today's fashion.Gianna Pucci's (style.com, vogue.it) compilation of fashion and runway shoots capture with great sensibility the stylistic hallmarks of fashion trends.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 224


Dimensions: 220 x 240 mm


Publication Date: 01-11-2016


Tags: Coming Soon   May 2017   Fashion
$59.99
Fashion: The Ultimate History of Costume

ISBN: 9788415967828

Author: Stefania Sposito    Publisher: Promo Press

Fashion is one of the defining features of human evolution and culture. Its fascinating development through different civilizations and periods of our history i...


Fashion is one of the defining features of human evolution and culture. Its fascinating development through different civilizations and periods of our history is currently generating an impressive amount of interest, not only in the fashion world but also within the academic community and, as a result, among the general public as well. Spanning from the first civilizations to today's most recent trends, this book analyses the importance and meaning of this captivating area of human behaviour with an in-depth approach to its subject that is illuminated by a rich, iconographic display of illustrations and photographs. The lavish visuals, which many other titles in this field lack, truly bring the topic to life. With this book the reader will discover the beauty and mystery of the history of fashion, the roles it has played in society and the creativity and power of invention it has often brought out in man.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 256


Dimensions: 190 x 270 mm


Publication Date: 01-11-2016


Tags: Coming Soon   April 2017   Fashion
$95.00
Fashion Sketching

ISBN: 9788416504107

Author: Claudia Ausonia Palazio    Publisher: Promo Press

"Fashion Sketching" aims to help emerging designers and fashion professionals cut down the time required to produce a collection. It offers every type of silhou...


"Fashion Sketching" aims to help emerging designers and fashion professionals cut down the time required to produce a collection. It offers every type of silhouette and pose for women, men, and children, so that designers are able to produce sketches that are faithful to the human figure, even if stylized.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 256


Dimensions: 195 x 285 mm


Publication Date: 01-09-2016


Tags: Coming Soon   April 2017   Fashion
$65.00
New Fashion Illustration

ISBN: 9781908175779

Author: Dopress Books    Publisher: Gingko Press

New Fashion Illustration is a visually-stunning collection of illustrated art that encapsulates the marriage of imagination and haute couture. The artwork withi...


New Fashion Illustration is a visually-stunning collection of illustrated art that encapsulates the marriage of imagination and haute couture. The artwork within ranges from fantastical haute couture to the practical and every-day; some rendered in lush watercolor, others in stark black and white, both figurative and abstract, all expressing the same sharp eye for style, design, and aesthetic beauty. It includes advertising, editorial art, and personal work, conceptual designs as well as pieces realized by some of the biggest brands in the world. Features work by 24 artists, including Sara Vera Lecaro, Masaki Mizuno, Nicole Jarecz, David Despau, Ëoldie, and Pippa McManus.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 192


Dimensions: 215 x 255 x 15 mm


Publication Date: 06-03-2017


$79.99
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