General Fashion

SEWING FOR FASHION DESIGNERS

Written by Fischer, Anette
This comprehensive guide explores all the fundamental sewing methods and introduces professional garment construction. Chapter One introduces sewing tools and machinery (including industrial machines). It discusses how to work with patterns and explains cutting-out methods.
April 7, 2015 | Hardcover | Laurence King | 320 Pages |
$65.00

PATTERNMAKING FOR MENSWEAR

Written by Kershaw, Gareth
Designed for both students and professionals, this book offers a comprehensive guide to patternmaking for menswear from the basic skills through to more advanced techniques. The book includes 20 complete patterns that show how to cut every aspect of the menswear including adaptations from basic slopers through to classic garments and trend-led styles.
October 22, 2013 | Paperback | Laurence King | 320 Pages |
$60.00

PANTONE FASHION SKETCHBOOK

Written by Daniel, Tamar
With expert guidance from the color authorities at Pantone, this sketchpad will help both budding and seasoned fashionistas design chic and colorful looks with confidence.
August 20, 2013 | Spiral | Chronicle Books | 132 Pages |
$18.95

MERCHANT AND MILLS SEWING BOOK

Written by Denham, Carolyn N K
With an emphasis on quality materials, careful craftsmanship, and simplicity, Merchant & Mills Sewing Book presents 15 functional, beautiful projects.
February 11, 2014 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books | 175 Pages |
$24.95

MINI FASHION SKETCHPADS

Written by Daniel, Tamar
The bestselling Fashion Sketchpad has become the go-to tool for aspiring fashion designers. This chic, portable set offers 144 proportional fashion-figure templates in 3 adorable take-on-the-go notepads. Best of all, the templates disappear when scanned or copied, so the final designs can shine.
March 17, 2015 | Other | Chronicle Books | 3 Pages |
$9.95

KNITTING BY DESIGN

Written by Robertson, Emma
Fashion-forward knitters who crave more than a project book will delight in this visually rich collection. Emma Robertson presents a unique and creative approach to knitting as she walks readers through her process from the kernel of inspiration to its rewarding execution.
November 5, 2013 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books (CA) | 143 Pages |
$24.95

FABRIC FOR FASHION: THE COMPLETE GUIDE

Written by Johnston, Amanda
Fabric For Fashion: The Complete Guide is the only book specifically for fashion designers to explain the behavior and properties of different fabrics. Fashion design is largely determined by how the fabrics work, move, feel and look. The most successful fashion designers are those who understand their materials, who match design skill with technical knowledge.
February 18, 2014 | Paperback | Laurence King | 272 Pages |
$40.00

PARIS BY HOLLYWOOD

This comprehensive volume examines Tinseltown's fascination with the City of Light, from silent movies through to modern blockbusters. Essays by film experts and commentators uncover Hollywoods role in the cultivation of now timeless Parisian cliches, examining films such as 'An American in Paris' and 'Sabrina'."
November 13, 2012 | Hardcover | Flammarion-Pere Castor | 287 Pages |
$29.98

CHOUPETTE: THE PRIVATE LIFE OF A HIGH-FLYING FASHION CAT OE

Karl Lagerfeld's world-famous cat dispenses essential advice on lifestyle, diet, fashion, beauty, and international travel for the uber-fashionable feline. Choupette--the constant feline companion of designer Karl Lagerfeld, creative director at Chanel--is a celebrity pet like no other. She has it all, from her own iPad to private jet service.
September 9, 2014 | Hardcover | Flammarion-Pere Castor | 128 Pages |
$24.95

AMBER, GUINEVERE, AND KATE PHOTOGRAPHED BY CRAIG MCDEAN

Written by McDean, Craig
With energy and glamour, iconic photographer Craig McDean captures the celebrated evolution of fashion's biggest muses: Kate Moss, Guinevere van Seenus, and Amber Valletta. With their waiflike frames and unique features that contrasted with the supermodels of the '80s, Amber, Guinevere, and Kate became the anti-supermodels that, alongside grunge, signified a global shift in culture.
October 22, 2013 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 208 Pages |
$100.00

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