Publisher description for Cooklin's garment technology for fashion designers / Steve Hayes, John McLoughlin and Dorothy Fairclough.
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Build the knowledge and understanding of garment technology essential to any designer
In today's competitive fashion industry, it is essential that designers have a working understanding of garment technology. This 2nd edition has been comprehensively updated, with in-depth information on stitches, guides and attachments and sewing techniques, all of which are fully illustrated. There are enhanced chapters on machine and equipment technology explaining the uses, features and limitations of garment manufacturing equipment, enabling designers to create products that can be manufactured efficiently and with a high degree of quality.
Approached from the fashion designer's mindset, this book features illustrations to help users build their knowledge and understanding
Blends theoretical and practical material
Updated with the latest and most modern advances in clothing technology
Illustrated throughout to help shape the reader's knowledge and understanding of garment technology
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Tailoring -- Pattern design.