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Fashion Knitwear Design

By Amy Twigger Holroyd , Helen Hill

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ISBN: 9781785005695
PUBLISHED: 02/04/2019
PAGES: 160
BINDING: Hardback
SIZE: 260x215 mm
INSIDE: 173 colour photographs and 53 line artworks

Knitwear is a highly influential, though sometimes overlooked, element of contemporary fashion. Its simple yet amazingly versatile textile structure offers endless possibilities for exploration. To develop a successful collection the knitwear designer must design both fabric and garment, employing a range of creative and technical skills. Written for fashion, textile and knitwear design students and young professional designers, Fashion Knitwear Design provides advice on the diverse skills needed to take a knitwear design from initial idea to finished product. The entire design process is covered, including research and concept development, fabric and garment design development, pattern cutting and garment construction.

This beautifully illustrated book includes:

  • practical advice on key knitwear design skills
  • Insights into today's global industry
  • Accessible explanations of structures, machines and yarn types
  • A history of fashion knitwear design and technology
  • Career case studies

RRP: £25.00

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E-Book Edition: £20.00 (incl. VAT)

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" Style-savvy crafters will love this beautifully illustrated book. Learn more about the history of high fashion knitwear and find out what it takes to secure success in a competitive global industry. "
Review Type: Press
Reviewed By: Let's Knit

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