Introduction * 1. The Landscape of Textile Design: The Language of Textiles Design; The Designer's Social Responsibility * 2. The Directory: Achieving the Design Concept; Structure; Fluidity; Expansion; Compression; Ornamentation * 3. Terminology and Resources: Easy Reference Field Guides; Glossary; Socially Responsible Materials; General Resources
A revised edition of this essential guide to fabric properties, peculiarities and garment-design potential
Gail Baugh has extensive fashion industry experience, particularly in global product development and sourcing for large retail chains. She is currently teaching textiles and merchandising at both San Francisco State University and the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising.
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