Following the success of the bestselling New Fashion Illustration comes this exciting visual bible for illustrators and graphic designers. Featuring nearly 1,000 new and innovative images, it provides an unprecedented variety of approaches to the field. An international array of artists offer inspirational examples of every technique, from traditional watercolors, acrylics, and pencil drawings to cutting-edge designs using the latest technology from Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia FreeHand, and digital photography. The fabulous fashions include womenswear (including couture and bridal); menswear (from t-shirts to bespoke); children’s clothing (tots to teens); and the hottest youth styles. Plus, there’s stuff for sport and leisure, cool accessories, and beauty and glamour illustrations.
This eye-catching resource is a must-have for any designer—and for anyone who loves fashion.
'Fashion enthusiasts, textile students, and those who simply appreciate unusual art will love this collection. A beautiful coffee table book, it brings together hand-drawn, painted, collaged, photographed, and Photoshopped imagery to present fashion illustration for the 21st century. Knitting magazine
The chapters are arranged as follows : * Introduction 1. Womenswear: seperates * knit * coats and jackets * eveningwear * couture * bridal * lingerie 2: Menswear: Ts and shirts * outerwear * knit * casual * neckwear * smart * bespoke * underwear 3: Childrenswear: babies * tots * juniors * tweenies * teens 4: Youth Culture: music * clubland * tribes & vibes * street fashion girls * streetwise guys * relationships 5: Sport & Leisure: gym * track * ball games * snow & ice * blades & boards * biking * aquatics 6: Accessories: footwear * bags * headwear * eyewear * jewellery * techno * umbrellas 7: Beauty & Glamour: grooming * cosmetics * make-up * hair It is an invaluable acquisition for students and college libraries internationally but it is relevant to all those involved in fashion and grahic design as fashion illustration continues its onslaught on today's media.