It's now harder than ever to break into the exclusive fashion industry but this is the guide to tell you how to do it. Discover how to develop a first-rate portfolio, and learn everything you need to know to become a professional designer and entrepreneur. Learn how to showcase your talent and make your portfolio stand out in the crowd. Master the art of selling yourself and your work at job interviews, while pitching for freelance work, and promoting your own business. Design Your Fashion Portfolio provides clear advice and instruction on how to present your work based around key fashion genres including lingerie, athletic wear, designer and evening wear and discover how layouts, art direction, and merchandising for each can vary. From developing your graduate thesis, to building your first collection, perfecting your portfolio to interview techniques and career options to establish yourself as a professional, this book is the key to launching your career in fashion.
For the fashion designer seeking employment, a well-prepared portfolio is an essential marketing tool. Designing Your Fashion Portfolio: From Concept to Presentation uses the design process to guide students through conceptualization and assembly of a fashion design portfolio that will communicate their talents and vision as designers. The richly illustrated text helps students assemble their work and organize it into a compelling story of their artistic talents and market savvy. In the process, students learn to evaluate their skills and identify their interests so that they can focus on building collections for their chosen target markets. The author's fashion design portfolio system enables designers to tailor their portfolios for each client throughout their careers.
Casual or dressy, funky or chic, you're bound to find your perfect style when you're the designer! Create your own fashion-forward looks with My First Fashion Portfolio. With Eye Design's My First Portfolio series, your budding designer's imagination will run wild as she creates a dream world all her very own. Each kit comes with 15 pages of how-to ideas, 40 pages of model figures, 200 accessory stickers, 24 pages of fabric-patterned paper, and 2 pages of reusable, plastic stencils. And the purse-shaped cover lets her take her fantasy fashion collection wherever she goes. Fun and stylish, the Eye Design kits contain all the components necessary to design and dream for hours.
The Fashion Figure Templates for Fashion Portfolio is a collection of professionally illustrated male and female figure templates. These templates are ideal to use for fashion design presentations.The book is printed in Black and White. Back pages of the book is intentionally left blank so it can easily be traced.It is also available in CD as e-figure template files. Purchase separately.
Provides information on fashion drawing and design techniques, including the oval and triangle technique, figure templates, drawing from life, clothing design, fabric rendering, and design presentations.
"Basics Fashion Design: Fashion Drawing provides a visually oriented introduction to the subject by considering the different styles, techniques and approaches used in the fashion industry. Packed with interviews and work by talented designers and illustrators, this book will both inform and inspire you." --Book Jacket.
In late 1991 and early 1992, Joe Sacco spent two months with Palestinians in the Occupied Territories, traveling and taking notes. Upon returning to the U.S., he started writing and drawing Palestine, which combined the techniques of eyewitness reportage with the medium of comic-book storytelling to explore this complex, emotionally weighty situation.
This is the first book to offer a thorough grounding in the principles of fashion design. It describes the qualities and skills needed to become a fashion designer, examines the varied career opportunities available and gives a balanced inside view of the fashion business today. Its broad, up-to-date approach unites history, theory and practice. Subjects covered include: how to interpret a project; building a collection; choosing fabric; fit, cutting and making techniques; portfolio presentation, and fashion marketing and economics. This new edition introduces many of the new technological developments impacting the fashion industry in the 21st century. There are expanded discussions of drawing and making techniques; how to assemble a portfolio; new careers in fashion; and extensive resource lists and glossaries, all rounded out with updated photographs and illustrations.
Fashion design sketchbook for the Fashionista in your life! This chic designed sketchbook is the perfect size to take on the go and sketch those gorgeous fashion designs for your fashion portfolio. For the designer who needs an all occasion sketchbook. Perfect for the student in fashion design school. Details include 120 blank white pages in a fashionable matte cover finish.
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